WIAW: Back To Reality

Lightlife Backyard Burger

Yesterday morning Neal and I headed back to Washington, DC after a 5 day stay in Iowa. We had an absolutely wonderful time visiting Neal's parents and were lucky to have a snow free trip back. Now . . . Continue Reading »

Neal’s Stomping Grounds

Wheel Sculpture Iowa

Yesterday afternoon, Neal took me on a tour of his hometown of Lynnville, Iowa. Neal literally grew up on a farm in an old school house that his dad renovated. The land around the house was so . . . Continue Reading »

Coffee Lover Here!

Smokey Row Christmas Coffee

Yesterday was a much, much better diet day! YAY! I started the day off with a cup of coffee and a bowl of grapes. In the morning, I helped my mother-in-law price jewelry for her boutique, which was a . . . Continue Reading »

Black Friday Football

Iowa vs Nebraska Game

This was my first year since I was 12 years old that I didn't go Black Friday shopping at 4AM. It was a little weird and definitely reaffirmed my love for the crazy morning of shopping, drinking . . . Continue Reading »

Thanksgiving in Iowa

Main Street Grinnell Iowa

Yesterday morning, Neal and I woke up bright and early for our flight to Iowa. After much thought, we decided to bring Theodore with us, as it's probably our only chance to travel with him since he's . . . Continue Reading »

Reebok Crossfit One

Christy Phillips Crossfit

Friday morning, after a wonderful evening in Boston, I headed over to Reebok Headquarters with my fellow FitFluential Ambassadors.  I was beyond thrilled to be at Reebok, to learn more about their . . . Continue Reading »

Boston Bound

Metro Train

Thursday afternoon I headed to the airport for my trip to Reebok Headquarters. As I wasn't going to have dinner until 8:30PM or later, I searched high and low for a Weight Watchers point . . . Continue Reading »

Football 101

Reebok RealFlex Fusion TR

Yesterday was my second football practice as a rookie on the DC Divas professional football team!  With some tired legs from my workouts at Reebok the day before, I made sure to take some time . . . Continue Reading »

2012 Holiday Gift Guide

Coffee Cake and Cardio 2012 Holiday Gift Guide

I absolutely loved putting together the 2011 holiday gift guide and have been itching to show y'all the 2012 holiday gift guide.  Enjoy! 1. Colorful Chevron Clutch by Crafts by Nesli 2.  . . . Continue Reading »