Cardio + Core Burn Bootcamp Workout


Now that I’ve made my return to fitness after Chase’s birth, I am feeling more and more excited about working out. If you’re in a fitness rut, sometimes time away from the gym is all you need to reenergize your enthusiasm for exercise. My six week break made me realize just how much I really do love working out for the way it makes me feel inside … [Continue reading...]

Oatless Oatmeal (with Zucchini!)


Made with egg whites, ground flaxseed and almond milk, this recipe for oatless oatmeal is a nutritious and tasty alternative to traditional oatmeal for those who may be gluten-free, Paleo or simply looking for a satisfying high-protein breakfast. Are there any other Cream of Wheat fans out there? Cream of Wheat is a type of breakfast … [Continue reading...]

My Favorite Beauty Shortcuts


Beauty shortcuts are my new favorite thing! With a 7-week old baby at home, the time I spend getting ready most days is very short and there are a handful of beauty shortcuts I realized I’ve been using that really seem to help cut down on time and make my routine easier and faster. I don’t use all of them every day (you’ll easily be able to … [Continue reading...]

A Visit to the Orchards


Even though it isn’t officially fall for a few more days and temperatures climbed to 90 degrees in Charlotte on Saturday, we had no trouble getting into the autumn spirit this weekend! We planned to venture out to a local orchard to pick apples and weren’t going to be derailed by unseasonably warm weather. Sure, we can pick apples and … [Continue reading...]

Things I’m Loving Friday #102


Hello, hello! It’s Friday and we actually have plans to get out of the house this weekend. Whaaaat!? Assuming all goes according to plan, we’re hoping to head out on a family adventure to an apple orchard and also swing by a local festival on Saturday. Both activities seem baby-friendly (outside + loud + no one will really notice/care if Chase has … [Continue reading...]