Halloween and Pumpkin Pie Croissants

October 30, 2012


Oh how I love Halloween. Are there people who do not like Halloween? Anyway, the boyfriend and I were invited to a party this year! We decided to go as contestants from the Price as Right. A simple and cheap costume that I was able to craft up in just a few hours. We were […]

Posted in: Dessert, Holidays

Beginner Yoga

October 26, 2012


I’ve read all these posts, and heard all of these stories about how women have been finally getting the motivation they’ve needed and started heading to the gym, ordering P90X or Insanity, or using the parks and trails near their homes. It may sound like an excuse, but I unfortunately do not have these luxuries. […]

Posted in: Fitness, Yoga

Consumer’s Right To Know (Prop 37)

October 25, 2012


Before I start talking about Proposition 37 and my take on it I want to mention how amazingly wonderful it is to be a Sweat Pink Ambassador. I’ve been meeting so many inspirational women, getting to spend some time sharing my talents, and learning tons of new things. I’ve never been involved in an online […]

Posted in: Health


October 23, 2012


Hi All, I know I never officially made an exit in the beginning of September, but I had to put my blogging on hold so I could really focus on what was important in my life, as well as finding myself full time employment! I am happy to report that I’ve accomplished that and should […]

Posted in: Personal

Why I’m Choosing Healthy

September 9, 2012


In an effort to really connect with my blog, it’s readers, and to find a true and authentic voice I am going to share my story. For better or worse. A few months before my 19th birthday, during my second semester away from home at college in Buffalo, NY I received news that my parents […]

Posted in: Personal

Labor Day Weekend

September 4, 2012


Stuart and I spent our labor day weekend in a fairly low key manner. We spent the beginning of the weekend just catching up on some errands and things we needed to do. Sunday afternoon we, in the spur of the moment, decided to head up to Raleigh and spend the rest of our time […]

Posted in: Eggs, Restaurant

Why I Got Rid of Weigh Ins & Hillbilly’s BBQ

September 1, 2012


As I mentioned in a previous post, I’ve been reading “Intuitive Eating” and it’s changing my life. Having been a chronic dieter and prone to bouts of guilt associated with eating it’s time to make a change. One of the biggest changes I am making is no more weighing in. Weighing in does nothing to […]

Posted in: Restaurant, Tricks

Foodie Pen Pal Reveal

August 31, 2012


It’s here! If you keep up on my blog you know that I am a huge fan of Lindsey at The Lean Green Bean blog! Last year she started a foodie pen pal program (click the picture below for details). Bloggers and readers get paired up to share some of their favorite foods! It was […]

Posted in: Foodie Pen Pals

Beginner Triangle Workout

August 30, 2012


Fitness Friday is coming early this week because tomorrow is Foodie Pen Pal reveal day! Lindsay over at The Lean Green Bean┬ástarted a program where you get linked up with a blogger or a blog reader and send and receive yummy foods! Be sure to check in tomorrow to see all the great things I […]

Avocado Tuna Salad & A Lifestyle Change

August 28, 2012


Hi all! I am sure you’ve noticed that one of my favorite bloggers is Catherine over at Rabbit Food for My Bunny Teeth. In fact, she is the one who inspired me to start my own blog. You should definitely go check her out. She has a great story and some AMAZING tips. Recently she […]

Posted in: Salads, Seafood