Life Lately

A controlled chaos is definitely going to be my life for the next few weeks!

Hi Beauties, So I think every week & weekend I tell myself “I am going to write ____ post(s)” but then that thing called life gets in the way, and while I hate making excuses for¬†anything lately life has definitely been a good excuse! Lets recap, since my last post, I have been working on feeling better physically. I will be giving you an official update later this week but lets just say I have a miracle co-worker and a lot of work still to do. On Friday my sister popped!!! I got a text message Thursday night, but I … Continue reading

Rehab Your Run

Rehab Your Run

On Monday I mentioned a pesky little running injury that I have been dealing with, so I thought today I would give some more detail on it and start a mini-series, Rehab Your Run, to not only keep me motivated in getting better but to provide some helpful hints and insights to any other runners who might be experiencing some similar issues. Lets back up here and let me tell you what happened. So I struggle from having a hypermoble back and excessive motion in my hips, especially during that time of the month, this is something that I have … Continue reading

Weekending XII

Weekending XII

Seriously guys Monday’s come way too fast… thankfully I feel pretty good going into this week, not nearly as exhausted as I was last Monday, lets hope this energy lasts through the week! Since it’s Monday & I love to recap the events of the weekend we shall start there. The ironic part of this weekend was that my dad was coming to Chicago & I was going to Ann Arbor. Since Brent was staying in Illinois to have a boys day with my dad I decided to wake up early and head to Michigan on Saturday to avoid driving … Continue reading

…friday thoughts…

Friday Thoughts

HAPPY FRIDAY! Okay so I think I say this every week but seriously this one got away from me. I need to get on my game and stop feeling this spring- sluggishness to improve my outlook on life but instead of complaining lets talk about everything I have been doing that WASN’T writing to you sweet people. So I am linking up with Amanda (a day late), Katie & Claire for a fun Friday post of all the things going on this week and some random Friday Thoughts. Strangest Gym Moment of the Week…. When I was taking a shower … Continue reading

A Marvelous Easter

A Marvelous Easter

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. We had a very busy one that started on Thursday night. Brent & I had been going through the RCIA program at a local church and this weekend was our culminating event with Easter. For a little background, I grew up catholic however never was confirmed and Brent grew up Baptist. When we got engaged Brent decided to convert to Catholicism and I decided that it was time to be confirmed. For the past few months we have been meeting with an amazing group and growing deeper in our faith. … Continue reading

Pin It Party #7

WOOHOO My friend Lindsay is hosting her 7th Pin It Party!!! An awesome way to spruce up your pinterest board with recipes, workouts and so much more! FIVE FOOD POSTS! 1. Chocolate Almond Date Bites — these are amazing and the perfect energy treat to power your day! 2. Cranberry Orange Granola – a delicious treat and a nutritious breakfast that is filled with amazing flavors and is super easy to make! 3. Hemp Seed¬†Pumpkin Energy Balls – go to the store NOW and get yourself some hemp seeds, these bad boys will not disappoint the nutrition label alone makes … Continue reading