Movies, Soup & Comfy Leggings...

January 13, 2018 in Friday Favorites, Soups & Stews

It’s Friday (#TGIF) and this week seemed really long!  Maybe it’s because it was the first full week of everyone being back at school and work or maybe I was counting the days until my running injury (knee) felt 100% so that I could go...

Five Ways to Kickstart your New Yea...

January 12, 2018 in Fashion, Fitness

New Year’s Resolutions? Yes or No I stopped making them a few years ago.  When I would look back on my resolutions each year they were almost always the same thing . . . getting in shape, eat healthily, exercising, getting organized and finding...

The BEST Hair Dryer, a GREAT new TV...

January 5, 2018 in Fitness, Friday Favorites

With the chaos and rush of the holiday season behind us, it’s time to start back up with my Friday Favorites! 🙂 My running partner is out with an injury so I was solo on a 10-mile run this morning.  Thankfully I had some...

Comforting Soup for a Cold Night...

January 3, 2018 in Food, Soups & Stews

The decorations are down, the house is put back together, I have one more return to make, the college girl is back at school and I have 2 teens still on holiday break! We made it through the holidays and I would say I am...

It’s here . . . Nordstorm 1/2...

December 27, 2017 in Fashion

I know, I know you just finished all your holiday shopping, and most likely still have a few returns to make and here comes the post-Christmas/Year End sales! My favorite sale . . . Nordstrom’s 1/2 yearly sale has begun – clothing, shoes, accessories are...

My Favorite & Best Leggings Ev...

December 21, 2017 in Fashion, Friday Favorites

So yes, it’s Thursday but with Christmas fast approaching, kids off from school and me off for a long 12 mile run early tomorrow morning (yes, I am finally ready to admit I am in marathon training mode)  I decided to do Friday Favorites...

The Perfect Lightly Sweet Treat . ....

December 14, 2017 in Bread & Treats, Food

I think it was a combination of the amazing biscotti my niece made on Thanksgiving and the start of the holiday season that has inspired me to bake. Biscotti are the perfect lightly sweet, crisp cookie and this recipe has just the right combination...

Good Days Start with Coffee . . . G...

December 12, 2017 in Holiday Gift Guides

“First I drink coffee. Then I do things” It’s no secret I love coffee!  I don’t drink it all day – I am actually a 2 cup a day gal whose favorite way to start the day is with a warm cup of coffee. ...

Gift Ideas for the Men in Your Life...

December 8, 2017 in Holiday Gift Guides

Joggers || Mavi Slim Straight Jean || Yeti Tumbler || Warby Parker Sunglasses || Lucky Brand Hodge Boot || Steve Madden Sneakers || Lucky Brand Graphic Tees || Squatty Potty || Portable Charcoal Electric BBQ || Jack Black Turbo Wash || Kiehl Facial Cream...