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But This is Hard

But This is Hard

Spoiler Alert: If you are currently in The Initial Commitment Surge I wrote about last week, then please refrain from reading this article. This article contains spoilers about what you might be feeling one day and if you do not yet feel this way, you risk being dangerously tainted by the realities that lie ahead. … Continue reading

Part 2: The Initial Commitment Surge

Part 2: The Initial Commitment Surge

Grocery shopping. New recipe searches. Cooking. Walks. Picky ordering at restaurants. You are on top of it. You are in the zone. Everything is new and blossoming with possibility. You can’t believe you didn’t do this sooner! By the end of day one, you feel better. You ate well, you moved your body and you … Continue reading

I Should Know

Ok. Now that you’ve watched Zooey Deshanel sing a little ditty about why its hard, lets talk about change. I’ve gone through lots of changes in my life. We all do, right? We make small shifts all the time–switching brands of coffee; changing your route to work; finding a new favorite anything; deciding to blow … Continue reading

One Hand In The Air For The Big City

One Hand In The Air For The Big City

New York New York truly is a wonderful town. Last week, me and the husby traveled across the country for a little well-deserved vacation in New York. We had a great time–cramming so much into our 3 1/2 days that we left feeling satisfied, and a little exhausted. Vacations are for rest and relaxation. They … Continue reading

My Tailor Is My New Bestie

My Tailor Is My New Bestie

I first learned about the concept of regular everyday people visiting a tailor for their regular everyday needs several years ago when I began my obsession with the TLC show “What Not To Wear.” On the show, stylists Stacy London & Clinton Kelly surprise their “client” for the week with the promise of a whole … Continue reading

The Zen Forage Dash

The Zen Forage Dash

Well, life continues to be busy for me this week. And while I do still eat from my fully stocked freezer, I’ll admit to dipping into my wallet and eating out in order to feed myself when needed. This week, it was a splurge dinner in between meetings to one of my favorite local restaurants … Continue reading

Busy Bee

Busy Bee

Hello Friends!!!! I know I’ve been awfully quiet in the blog world this week. All is well, it’s just that all is…well…busy! These busy times are the hardest times to stay on track with healthy food and smart choices, so this week I decided to automate my food more than I normally would. I’m usually … Continue reading

Yes! Yes!

Yes! Yes!

Yes yes? Yes yes! This is the battle-cry in my Sunday morning spin class taught by the…ummm…evervescent Cody. The fact that I use the words “my” and “spin class” in the same sentence still blows my mind a bit. Several years ago I would have rolled my eyes at the thought of climbing on to … Continue reading