Since going vegan, cooking has become fun again. And not because it's easier, but because it forces me to really think about what I am going to eat. It requires me to plan ahead and prepare a variety of foods to ensure I am getting an array of vitamins and minerals. Pinterest was a huge … Continue reading Wedding Soup with White Bean Balls and Kale
It's been a couple of months since I've found the time to share my life with you all. Although, I can't really complain about that; it is what I wanted after all. The break from the pressures of the cyber world have done me good; mentally and emotionally. I needed to find myself (again), and … Continue reading Life Beyond the Screen
Ya'll-----Amazing Grass has done it again!! I was lucky enough to be a part of their Protein Superfood campaign awhile back, and now as part of their latest product the Effervescent Tablets. Oh. My. GOODNESS. I don't even know where to begin. At first I was skeptical of it all---how it was going to taste, … Continue reading Unrestrained and Full of Energy
Since the beginning, like way back to the fall of 2014, I have participated in the Rook Run. This run holds a special place in my heart for many, many reasons. First, Rook Coffee partners with the Valerie Fund to raise money to support children with cancer and blood disorders. Ugh, that right there … Continue reading Never Have I Ever Missed A Rook Run
When Angela (@Runlikekale) posted a fun blog about her currents, I was excited to play along. She always has awesome, informational posts that you should all follow. It will definitely make you smile and laugh out loud. Plus, who wouldn't want to see ridiculously cute pictures of G? 🙂 So currently, I am.... … Continue reading Currently….
Much like anything else with babies, and all things babies, picking the right stroller is overwhelming. There are so many choices, each with their own pros/cons. Depending on budget and needs, an expensive stroller might not be necessary for everyone. When you research jogging strollers, it's only inevitable that the top rated ones are crazy … Continue reading So You Want a Jogging Stroller?
If I am going to be completely honest here, I thought when I entered the lottery for this race that I was actually entering the lottery for the marathon. Enter face palm here. 🙈But when I got the email that I made it, I quickly realized it was for the half. And while I was … Continue reading Cross That Off the Bucket List- NYC Half
Way back when, when I decided to look for races, and get myself signed up, as a means of pushing myself postpartum, I chose the Hot Chili Challenge. 8 miles seems like nothing, and seemed like nothing when I signed up. Silly me hadn't even ran a trail race, let alone a trail run in … Continue reading Hot Chili Challenge- 8 Mile Trail Run
February is American Heart month and that got me thinking about all the different aspects that are involved in having//maintaining a healthy heart. It really is no different than living a healthy lifestyle all around. For some, the healthy heart lifestyle may seem hard or challenging, and for others it might look like a lifestyle … Continue reading H<3ART Healthy Habits