August 2011


August 29, 2011
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^^ Muscle replenishment! Body Pump, per usual, was super hard with rockstar Chris today. He sure loves those long holds!! I love that class so much that I am never tempted to skip it. I feel like it really is my one KILLER muscle workout for the week. But in the middle of it….oh I […]

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And So It Begins

August 29, 2011

The most wonderful time of the year! I love summer SO MUCH, but I really, really love fall + the holiday season. And cool mornings and pumpkin!!! Last year, I stocked up. And this is the lone can left!! Not sure what I’m going to do this year because at the bakery we get a […]

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Twin Figs

August 28, 2011

Karen and I went to the movies today to see The Help! The movie was great – I laughed as much as I cried. Other than a poignant storyline and great characters, I really loved the vintage set – clothes, décor, furniture. I thought the movie was a fabulous adaptation of the book. When the […]

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Sunflowers For Sunday

August 28, 2011

Matt and I did a whole lotta nothing this morning and then set out on a run at noon. We enjoy doing some kind of outdoor activity together every Sunday – from running to hiking to biking. We ended up running SIX miles – which is huge because it’s probably the farthest I’ve ran all […]

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Sunday? Rainday?

August 28, 2011

I feel guilty writing this, but it’s an absolutely gorgeous morning here. The storm has left Virginia – and I hope those of you in the Northeast are safe! Matt and I slept late and made yogurt bowls for breakfast Plain yogurt, berries, apricot, Fannetastic Oat Puff ball crumbled, granola, sunflower butter In lieu of […]

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S’more Friends

August 27, 2011

We had an eclectic group over for dinner tonight – no two Cab Francs are the same! Our guests included our new friends, Sara and Juan, who will be renting our house next (!), Eileen and her husband, and John, who is a blog reader and Twitter friend refugee from Virginia Beach here in Cville […]

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Mad Eye + Moody

August 27, 2011

As the eye hits the Carolina + Virginia coasts…I took a snooze. Just a 20 minute one – but I felt a lot better when I woke up. Next up was lunch, followed by some cleaning and grocery shopping in preparation for tonight’s dinner party. Salad topped with egg (the best lunch!) This egg did […]

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