Weekly Plan October 1-7

American City Diner

This past weekend was everything I had been wanting in a weekend for some time now. It was the perfect mix of fitness, friends, family, football, and fun. That's a lot of F's! The weekend started . . . Continue Reading »

Dawson’s Market Rockville

Dawson's Market Rockville

Today Dawson's Market Rockville opened it's doors officially. Neal and I do most of our grocery shopping at Giant or Trader Joe's but I have been looking forward to this grocery store opening . . . Continue Reading »

My Fall Bucket List

Fall Bucket List

Activities 1.  Go for a run in Rock Creek Park 2.  Pick apples and pumpkins 3.  Drive Skyline Drive 4.  Attend a Redskins game 5.  Have a true staycation with Neal In The . . . Continue Reading »


Brown Sugar Butternut Squash

I love squash!  Both this kind of squash... and this kind of squash... This weekend I went a little squash crazy at the grocery store and bought acorn squash, spaghetti squash, and . . . Continue Reading »

2012 Scaleless Summer Results

Jumpsport Trampoline Fitness

The day is finally here!  It's time to weigh in and reveal my 2012 Scaleless Summer Results!  I'm pretty nervous but someone reminded me this weekend that I got married this summer, traveled across . . . Continue Reading »

Self Acceptance

Fast As Nike Shirt

Friday, the first full day of the Fitbloggin conference, started out with an early morning run with Lauren. In all honesty, I slept horrible that night (hard bed) and getting up for the run was really . . . Continue Reading »

Fitbloggin Day 1

McCormick Generation Fresh

Last Thursday was just about the best way to kick off my mini vacation and Fitbloggin getaway.  It started bright and early with a hike up in Frederick, Maryland with Lauren. Lauren took me . . . Continue Reading »

The Crazy Commute Part 2

Metro Power Outage 9-19-12

One of the downsides of living in the Washington, DC area is the unpredictable traffic and the frequent crazy commutes.  Although I've experience many wild and frustrating commutes over the past 7 . . . Continue Reading »

Wolsfeld, Germany

Wolsfeld, Germany

After our honeymoon kickoff in Amsterdam Neal and I caught a train to Wolsfeld, Germany.  Wolsfeld is very dear to my heart as I lived there from ages 5-8.  As my father was in the Air Force we moved . . . Continue Reading »

Scents of Fall

Cinnamon Apple Spice tea

I may sound like a broken record but I am thrilled that the crisp fall weather has arrived. The past week here in the DC area has been outstanding and although rain has rolled in for the day, high . . . Continue Reading »

Taking Ballet as an Adult

Joy of Motion Adult Ballet

Saturday morning I woke up bright and early, eagerly awaiting my departure for ballet!  The weather Saturday morning was just perfect, crisp and fresh with a slight breeze.  I knew the moment I . . . Continue Reading »

Lots of Eating Out

Bar Louie Buffalo Chicken Sandwich

Do you ever look back over a week and think "MAN, I have eaten out a lot!"? That was last week. Going into last week I didn't think we'd be eating out that much but a bridal shower, date night, last . . . Continue Reading »