Easy Spider Cookies for Halloween

halloween cookies

Happy Halloween, ya’ll! Popping in real quick to share a SUPER easy “recipe” (if you even want to call it that) for some fun Spider Cookies! I found this on Pinterest yesterday when browsing ideas for my work’s office party today. I’ll admit that I actually discovered this in the car on the way to the… 

Read More »

Mizuno Wave Rider 18 Review


*This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Fitfluential LLC on behalf of Mizuno. I was compensated, and all opinions are my own* Hey there! I’ve got a great review for you today, but first, let’s do a little housekeeping. Remember that little half marathon I ran on Saturday? I’m finally not sore anymore. I… 

Read More »

Soaring Wings Half Marathon 2014 Recap

soaring wings half review

Hey hey! Sorry this post is coming a little later than I anticipated, but my husband surprised me with a day off at the spa so I was away from my computer all day! Not sorry one bit Catching you up now, though! The Soaring Wings Half Marathon was this past weekend, and boy was… 

Read More »

Half Marathon #7 Complete

photo (19)

Hi friends! Just popping in real quick to say that I survived my half marathon this morning, and may or may not have done some dancing along the way. The runners around me *might* have heard me singing “Shake it Off.” I finished in 2:04:23 via Garmin, and 2:04:24 chip time. Not my A or… 

Read More »

Get in My Belly: Recent Must-Make Pins


Hello hello! First things first, have you entered to win a bag of Hemp Hearts from Manitoba? No? You should. They’re delicious! You can enter HERE.  My half is QUICKLY approaching, and low and behold, I’ve caught a terrible cold! I’m hoping I feel okay when I wake up Saturday morning, but until then I’m… 

Read More »

Manitoba Hemp Hearts Review, Giveaway + Banana Bread Recipe

banana nut bread recipe

Hey again! Today I’ve got a delicious review for you! Ever heard of Hemp Seeds? I hadn’t either, but don’t worry, I think you’ll want to add these to your list of pantry staples once you’re done reading this! Manitoba Harvest is a company based out of Canada, and they’ve recently partnered up with the ladies… 

Read More »

10 Miles, a Puppy Play Date, and the Fair

dog friendly trails little rock

Hello again, pretty people! This weekend was another active one, and I’m so thankful we chose to spend it at home, relaxing and making memories with good friends, and giving Miss Truckee some much needed exercise. Let’s break it down into my four high points from the weekend. 1. Pizza Night with HIMYM Friday night was… 

Read More »

Stridebox Review: October 2014

stridebox review oc 2014

It’s been a while since I’ve done a Stridebox review! I’ve loved the past few I’ve received and have been subscribed for almost a year. Each one is always  so unique and full of awesome new treats and running finds I’d never discover otherwise! Before we dig into this month’s box, here’s tonight’s workout… I… 

Read More »

An Unexpected Tough Workout Deserves Some Rest

photo 2

Hi again! Today has officially turned into a rest day. I’ve used up all of my energy the past two days and my body needs to chill tonight. Last night’s workout was going to be an easy strength training workout only, but when multiple overly muscular male figures surrounded me on the treadmill last night during my… 

Read More »

Half Marathon #7 Goals

she believed she could

Happy Friday! Even though this was technically a short week for me, I am still so excited it’s the weekend! My to-do list is quite extensive, including the 10 mile training run I missed out on last weekend while we were out of town. Unfortunately, it’s supposed to pretty much rain all weekend, so as soon… 

Read More »

Personal Self Defense Class: Just say NO


Hey hey! This is a long, but important one! Picture this, you’re walking to your car through the parking lot after dark, when someone jumps out and grabs you. You were looking down at your phone the moment before so you were totally caught unaware. Would you know what to do to get away? What… 

Read More »