Monthly Things : July Edition

July; Monthly Things I am truly enjoying the summer!  You can tell because I have been behind a couple of time with the blog, I even missed an entire week!  I totally made it up to you by making you popsicles… which you actually had to make yourself… ya I’m a jerk! July was full…

Vanilla Lime and Watermelon Popsicles

Hey hey hey! I took a week long blog break. Not really sure if all 5 of my followers noticed (Hi Mom!), but I’m back! I guess I’ve been enjoying the summer. I was going to post this killer orzo pasta salad I served at a recent BBQ, but in light of the fact that it’s like…

Strawberry Cream Cake

There is a constant temperature battle in my house. I know we are not alone in this gender battle.   I call it a gender battle because I truly believe men and women have different ( and by that I mean completely opposite) internal temperature gauges. In the winter I like to be able to sit…

Blueberry and Peach Coffee Cake

Let’s shut up about healthy, clean eating and getting into shape, and talk CAKE! Let’s talk about this coffee cake! You guys, I’m not even kidding… BEST EVER COFFEE CAKE! That’s right, there will be no stories of my fitness, or my dogs, or the Mr…. No my friends, I simply want to ramble on…

June; Monthly Things

Boot Camp and the insane summer of fitness…….  So I joined a bookcamp, for 4 weeks, twice a week.  I wasn’t sure it would be enough.. I somehow pictured a bunch of out of shape middle aged woman, dancing around with 2lb weights.  Ummm not so much.  This class is insane.  The warmup if half…

Sweet Potato Chips

A friend said something interesting to me the other day. I believe the exact words were “ I would love to have more (muscle) definition, but I also want to enjoy life. I like chips! The first thing that came to mind was “Mmmm I like chips too, I should make some” then I contemplated…

Goat Cheese and Veggie Stuffed Chicken

So I have declared this THE “super, crazy, insane, push myself physically until I want to cry” SUMMER.  I have not only joined a boot camp, but now I have signed up for a Spartan race?!?! I have no idea what I have gotten myself into.  I think what scares me the most is when…