October 2013

Back At It

October 31, 2013
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Remember this post: Thought Collection: Is Intensity A Limited Resource?   Well I have good news: I have my workout energy back! In the past few weeks I’ve been to cycle classes, athletic conditioning and kettle bells. Classes that left me sore for days. My desire to breathe heavy and sweat hard is back!! I’m […]

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Love It Or List It

October 30, 2013
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When we moved into our house we had more space than we could have dreamed of. With just the two of us, three bedrooms were more than enough. We had a guest room that was empty most of the time and a spare room that was just waiting for a little baby to move in. […]

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Bites Lately

October 29, 2013
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Last week was broken in half by our State Fair trip, so I only have a small number of meals to share. On the morning we left I needed something quick and easy, so I pulled a smoothie out that I had made the day before and served that with some Cinnamon Swirl toast. The […]

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Weekend Of Birthday Cheer

October 28, 2013
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My birthday weekend came and went so fast! But I had a lot of fun, and got in some buttercream and bourbon! I woke up to a lovely bouquet of flowers and a wonderful gift from Mazen, Matt and Karen for a few spa treatments!! A perfect gift for a mama who needs a little […]

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31

October 26, 2013
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This morning I turned 31 years old. I find that sort of hard to believe! I still feel like I’m 24. A few nights ago I went out with some of my girlfriends for drinks to celebrate, and I am filling every minute of today with the things I love, including lots of hugs from […]

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The NC State Fair

October 25, 2013
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If you follow me on Instagram and Twitter, you might have noticed we spent Tuesday among fried food and livestock. We were at the North Carolina State Fair! I went to the fair nearly every year of my childhood and haven’t been in about a decade. Matt and I drove down to take Mazen for […]

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The 5 Question Game

October 24, 2013
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I have five grab bag questions for you today! Via Twitter: Thinking about doing a fun Q+A post. Any questions you want to ask me? Silly, personal, health related, hypothetical, etc? Do you ever eat seconds or is that always off-limits? That depends on how big my first portion is. I definitely “allow” myself to […]

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