Cookies and Sunday Set Up


Today  I headed to my mom’s for a bar-b-que and some quality family time. Ben and I stopped at a local market for some authentic Mexican food first. You can watch them make tortillas and buy them hot off the press! They had samples too. Fact: Stores with samples are superior. I don’t even know what this is… A spikey avocado? A piece of cactus?? Oh wait, it’s a … [Read more...]

Forks Over Knives Review


This morning I headed to the gym for an impromptu strength workout. I used the Women’s Health Big Book and put together a work out for myself. When I got home I contemplated French Toast, but decided on pancakes because I had pumpkin to use up – and because it’s Pancake Sunday! I pretty much always use some variation of my protein pancakes. But this time I added … [Read more...]

A Quick Race Expo and Irony


This afternoon I made a quick stop at the race expo. Um yeah, I kinda forgot that I’m running a half marathon on Monday! (And I’m running another half on Saturday!?! More on this later.) The expo was held at a local running store and they were offered 10% off if you were there for the race. Since Ben was with me I couldn’t do too much damage but walked out with a new water … [Read more...]