Five Things Friday

Good Morning!

I feel like I always say this, but this week was a doozy! I am currently four weeks into my busy season at work, with five weeks to go. I feel like I’m doing a good job of keeping balanced- but, man am I getting overwhelmed! Looks like I’ll have to focus on treating myself again this weekend.

1. My first Stitch Fix top has officially proven itself as worth the investment. I wore it today with my new skinny jeans, new long green cardigan and booties for a fun fall look. I’m not sure what’s with me lately, but I’ve gotten back into fashion and I love it!

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2. Earlier in the week, Rich brought home a bottle of my favorite red wine of the moment, Apothic Dark. It’s currently on sale at Mariano’s, so if you’re local and looking for a new red wine- check it out! {Continue reading…}

Finding Fullness

Good Morning!

I had another blog post drafted for today, but then I came across this TEDx Talk by Andie Mitchell of Can You Stay For Dinner?Β and I could not help but share with you today.

BRB, I’m out finding my fullness.

What makes you feel full?

Easy Roasted Fall Vegetable Salad with Hummus and Feta

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Good Morning! On Sunday afternoon, I did some experimenting in the kitchen and what resulted was a delicious fall salad that I’ve been enjoying every day this week for lunch. The beauty of this salad is that it can be customized based on the season and what you have on hand. And, it can be […]

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Investing in Myself

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Good Morning! In the middle of last week, I started to feel burntout. I promised myself that I would use the weekend to decompress and that gave me the little extra push I needed to work hard and get through the week. This past weekend ended up being exactly what I needed and I felt […]

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Career Talk: Interview Follow Up

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Good Morning! I’ve really enjoyed writing these Career Talk posts. They have been a good way to reflect on the things I’ve learned this time around during my job hunt. I was able to find a position that is absolutely perfect for my skill-set and personality, and I could not be happier. I hope that […]

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Meal Plan 10/19-10/26

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Good Morning! Last night we had a delicious date night complete with stinky cheese, wine and Coq Au Vin. We watched the movie ChefΒ and I would highly recommend it! This week’s going to be another busy one, so quick and easy meals are key. We have also been loving leftovers lately and I plan on […]

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Workout Recap 10/12-10/18

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Good Evening! This weekend has been absolutely perfect so far. It started with a quick strength workout yesterday and this morning started with a tennis lesson with my friend Denise! A few weeks ago, MyTennisLessons.comΒ reached out to me to see if I wanted to try their service and I was totally game. Fun fact about […]

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Five Things Friday

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Good Morning! I’m happy to see the weekend, but it snuck up on me! This week was such a blur and I barely knew what day it was at any point in time, but I digress… 1. At the beginning of this week I had a bit of a workout funk. It was rainy and […]

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A New Way To Avoid The Comparison Trap on Social Media

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Every once in awhile, we all fall into the comparison trap. On those days, there is always someone prettier, better dressed, in a perfect relationship, with a better career, who’s eating perfectly clean and working out every single day. This topic came up at Go Blog Social and it was nice to know the other […]

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Eating, Lately and a 4:00 Cookie Giveaway!

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Good Morning! Lately, I’ve been in a really good groove when it comes to eating. I’ve learned a lot working with my trainer on nutrition, added the last piece of the puzzle to my Intuitive Eating journey and found a routine that works for me. Day to day things look pretty similar. Breakfast is typically […]

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