Winter Hydration Tips


Although we may not think about it, staying hydrated during the winter months can be difficult.  Instead of reaching for an ice cold glass of water, many of us are reaching for a hot cup of coffee or . . . Continue Reading »

Pizzeria Paradiso


OK, first I need to whine a little.  This is the third year I've entered the lottery for the Cherry Blossom 10 miler and as of 7AM this morning, I still haven't received an e-mail about whether or not . . . Continue Reading »

Workout Prep Work

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Happy Sunday! Today Neal and I have a hefty list of to-dos, but it's going to be an awesome day! Wedding ring shopping Christmas shopping at Tysons Corner Find an ugly Christmas . . . Continue Reading »

Happy Birthday Neal!


Today is Neal's birthday!!  We started the celebrations a little early, as I surprised him with Washington Capitals hockey tickets for last night's game. Before the game we headed over to . . . Continue Reading »

Fabulous Friday Giveaway


What's better than giveaway?  OK, there's a lot that'd be better than a giveaway, but get excited!!  In my journey, I have found that portion control is one of the biggest keys to weight loss.  One . . . Continue Reading »

Fall Engagement Photos


Over the Thanksgiving holiday, my beautiful sister Alison took engagement photos for Neal and I.  My sister took some amazing photos and even got some hysterical videos of the two of us.  I'm so . . . Continue Reading »

December 2011 Goals


I'm not going to lie, November was a tad crazy and totally flew by!  Lots of graduate work, lots of wedding planning, lots of travel, but still, lots of fun! In November I... Join LA Boxing . . . Continue Reading »

Constantly Eating

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Running the DC Hot Chocolate 15K became a reality last night when Neal and I picked up our bibs and jackets at the DC Hot Chocolate Expo. I overheard last night that there are 22,000 people . . . Continue Reading »