5Church and Bar Cocoa


Ryan and I may be the fastest eaters known to man. If date night only includes dinner out somewhere, this means date night could be over in 45 minutes. Not okay! We love sitting and talking for a while but when we clear our plate in 2.5 seconds, it’s easy to feel bad lingering at our table since we know turnover is important to most … [Continue reading...]

Things I’m Loving Friday #43


Good morning! This week was a super-fast one and I’m not complaining. The weekend is here and I’m hoping to fill our days with hikes, lake time and dinners at new-to-us restaurants in Charlotte. I hope your plans are fun and relaxing! And now it’s time for your regularly scheduled blog post where we talk about things we’re loving this week. As … [Continue reading...]

Pure Barre: One Month Results


Good morning! How are you guys doing today? Whenever I travel, I feel like my week becomes a blur and I have to keep reminding myself that it is Thursday. Getting back into a routine yesterday helped a little and this morning I kept the momentum going with a 6 a.m. Pure Barre class at my local studio. It felt good to feel the burn and stretch! … [Continue reading...]

Arrival in Harrisburg


On Monday afternoon, I caught a flight to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for a super-short blogger trip with Hershey. (Fun fact: I was actually born in Harrisburg!) I was already back in Charlotte by 10 p.m. last night, so the trip was a quick one, but it was a blast and jam-packed with chocolate. It was basically heaven for my sweet tooth! Arriving in … [Continue reading...]