100 Days to Summer: Day 4

Sargento Balanced Breaks

Day 4|100 – Countdown to Summer Today was a great Monday! I woke up at 5:30AM and got a great workout in before the day got going. As Magnolia had her 6 month appointment this morning, I had a few . . . Continue Reading »

6 Months Postpartum

2 4 6 postpartum

Half a year... holy moly! On one hand, I am so incredibly relieved to have reached the 6 month mark. On the other hand, I can not believe Magnolia is already 6 months old. It is a bittersweet time! . . . Continue Reading »

100 Days to Summer: Day 3


Day 3|100 - Countdown to Summer Today was an incredibly fun day! I kicked off the day with a 60 minute spin class and then headed over to Starbucks for coffee and Safeway for groceries. From . . . Continue Reading »

100 Days to Summer: Day 2


Day 2|100 Early this morning I dropped Theodore off at the groomers in Virginia and met up with my dear friend Becky. We had breakfast together at The Original Pancake House and then headed over . . . Continue Reading »

100 Days to Summer: Day 1

Pizza lunch

Day 1|100 was a really great day!  I  snoozed through my alarm this morning (because sleep is awesome!) but made it a point to go to the gym this evening.   Tomorrow marks 6 month postpartum, so I'm . . . Continue Reading »

Week In Review

Week In Review

From the Blog Weekend Recap Weekly Plan Favorite Baby Gear: 3-6 months Maple Brown Sugar Oatmeal Cookies 100 Days to Summer Challenge and Free Printable Around the Web (Blogs) My Suitcase . . . Continue Reading »

100 Days To Summer

100 Days to Summer Challenge

It's hard to believe, but Friday marks 100 days until summer! This winter was a nasty little bugger, but at the same time, I'm grateful for the time it gave me to focus on adjusting to my new life . . . Continue Reading »

Favorite Baby Gear: 3-6 Months

Favorite Baby Gear 3-6 months

It's so hard to believe that our daughter is almost 6 months old.  Each month has brought new joys, challenges, and milestones.  At 3 months, I shared our favorite gear for 0-3 months, and today I . . . Continue Reading »

Weekend Recap: Around Town


This weekend was close to perfection. The weather was amazing, I tackled all of my to-dos, and I am feeling refreshed! It was awesome! On Saturday morning I kicked off the weekend with a 45 . . . Continue Reading »

Weekly Plan: March 9-13


I haven't created a weekly plan here on Coffee Cake and Cardio in quite some time and thought now was a perfect time to start back up!  In 7 weeks, Magnolia has her "6 month" photos with the . . . Continue Reading »

Week in Review

Week in Review

From the Blog March 2015 Goals Oatmeal Butterscotch Cookies What I Ate Wednesday Guest Food Journal - Mom of 2 Day in the Life - Snow Day Around the Web Easy DIY Crafts 8 Local Must-Try . . . Continue Reading »

Day In The Life: Snow Day

snow day

Yesterday we enjoyed a snow day here in DC! We measured just about 10 inches at our home, which is a lot for the DC area. I'm extremely ready for the warmer weather that spring will bring, but it . . . Continue Reading »

WIAW: Lately

Oatmeal Breakfast

I kicked off the month of February on the Weight Watchers Simply Filling plan. My goal was to move away from the amount of processed food I was eating and to focus more on portion control. My . . . Continue Reading »

March 2015 Goals


I am so excited it's March!  I honestly didn't even realized yesterday was the first day of March, so when I saw the date on my iPhone I was pumped.  February was a really hectic month and one I'm . . . Continue Reading »

Week in Review

Week In Review

From the Blog Peanut Butter Marshmallow Banana Smoothie Loving Lately Sweet and Sour Meatballs Learning to Let Her Go Guest Food Journal Around the Web Christina's Britney Spears . . . Continue Reading »