A healthier Thanksgiving!

Three of my favorite dishes at Thanksgiving, besides the turkey, of course, are mock mashed “potatoes,” cranberry orange relish and crustless pumpkin pie! Keep in mind, however, that these haven’t always been my favorite dishes. But a couple of years ago, when the hubster and I decided to host Thanksgiving at our house, we wanted to do a healthier version of Thanksgiving. And, I think … Continue reading A healthier Thanksgiving!

A little of this and a little of that!

I have to say that I love the fact that my husband, Al, loves to cook. And, it’s pretty dang awesome that he likes to grocery shop as well. Yes, I am blessed. I say that often, but I mean it. I am not sure where I would be without him. Probably living on canned tuna, cereal, apples, bananas and frozen veggies! Not. Even. Kidding! … Continue reading A little of this and a little of that!

Lots going on!

On September 12, I received an email I’ve been waiting for…my application to become a FitFluential Ambassador was accepted. I was excited, honored, humbled, pumped, etc. Me? A fitness ambassador. Who would have ever thought this was possible? Seriously, I am so stoked about this. So what is a FitFluential Ambassador? We are social media influencers who work with FitFluential brand partners. We have a … Continue reading Lots going on!

Summer running and new food finds

Although summer officially arrived yesterday (June 21), temps have been pretty warm around these parts. Yes, we have had plenty of rain, but the hot, humid, muggy weather is definitely upon us. Not sure about all you other runners out there, but man, I gotta tell ya, the heat and humidity really get to me. My pace per mile slows down by about a minute … Continue reading Summer running and new food finds