Teaching Again!


Good afternoon! I have some exciting news to share today. Beginning in November, I’ll officially be teaching group exercise classes again! (The above photo was snapped right after I taught my first group exercise class. Shout out to water fitness!) I had my final interview at a local gym today and will be on the group exercise schedule when … [Continue reading...]

Lake Norman State Park


Hello, hello! The weekend absolutely flew by, huh? It was a fun (and sweaty!) one over here. My Saturday was spent in Durham, North Carolina at the downtown YMCA. Why was in Durham? I was there to get my PiYo LIVE certification! I’m planning to blog more about the experience in a full recap of the certification process, so if you have any … [Continue reading...]

Things I’m Loving Friday #55


My mom left at 5:30 a.m. today and so I’m feeling that weird void that comes along with saying goodbye to family after a particularly wonderful visit. We definitely made the most of the three days we had together. From trips to the farmer’s market, Jazzercise classes, mid-day stops at a coffee shop for cappuccinos and pumpkin tarts, walks with … [Continue reading...]

Mother/Daughter Day


My mom is leaving early tomorrow morning, so I’m doing my best to soak up every last minute with her. I will actually be heading to Florida toward the end of next week, so I’ll see her again soon, but there’s something special about having her here with me in our new hometown. I just want to see and do everything with her! Our day today began … [Continue reading...]

Easy Baked Chicken


Good morning! I hope you guys are having a great day so far! I am rushing around a bit this morning because my mom and I are planning to take another Jazzercise class together, but I still wanted to say a quick hello to you guys and share a simple but very delicious recipe with you! This recipe includes a tasty marinade that can be used for … [Continue reading...]