Mason Jar Greek Salads

Mason Jar Greek Salads

Make ahead meals have been my saving grace these days and what's better than a meal in a mason jar? This weekend I made these delicious mason jar greek salads with a Crockpot Greek chicken as . . . Continue Reading »

Weekly Weigh-In Week 12

Weekly Weigh-In

Now THAT was an awesome holiday season!  Sure I had a few slip ups, but this was the first holiday season in ages where I ended it feeling in control.  The holidays are tough because they're filled . . . Continue Reading »

January 2015 Goals

San Antonio Sunset

Who doesn't love a fresh start?  Well today's your chance to think about the month ahead and to create a plan for the next 31 days. In December I... Realized how hard it is to be a (working) . . . Continue Reading »

Thursday Thoughts- A New Year

2014 Collage

2014 was pretty amazing.  It's honestly bittersweet to see it end, but I'm really excited about 2015.  Last New Years I already knew I was pregnant so my goals were centered around my growing daughter . . . Continue Reading »

Organizing Myself in 2015

Organizing myself for 2015

2014 was an absolutely amazing year! I had an amazing pregnancy, enjoyed every ounce of my maternity leave, and am loving who I became this year.  While I'm sad to see it end, I love New Years and am . . . Continue Reading »

Being More Prepared

Special K Chewy Snack Bars

As I move into 2015, one of my goals is to be more prepared and to limit situations in which I have to scramble to make healthy decisions.  I often find myself in situations where I wish I . . . Continue Reading »

Experiencing Texas


Earlier this year I read an article about gifting experiences instead of material things for Christmas and I absolutely loved the concept. After telling Neal about the article we both decided to gift . . . Continue Reading »

Christmas In Texas

Neal and Ashley

Howdy from San Antonio, Texas! Christmas Eve Neal, Magnolia, and I made our way to San Antonio for the Christmas holiday. We took a late night flight in the hopes that Magnolia would sleep and . . . Continue Reading »

One Year Later

Family Stefanie Harrington Photography

One year ago today I found out I was pregnant with Magnolia! It's kinda unreal to think of how different life is 365 days later. This time last year I had just returned from an amazing cruise, was . . . Continue Reading »

Merry Christmas!

Texas Christmas

Merry Christmas for San Antonio! Neal, Magnolia, and I traveled to Texas late last night and are so happy to be in my home state. Being with family and friends in Texas is more than I could have asked . . . Continue Reading »

10 Best AdvoCare Products

10 Best AdvoCare Products

A year and a half ago I decided to become an AdvoCare distributor after a few years of using the products to support my workouts (running, lifting weights, spinning, and playing football).  I often . . . Continue Reading »

My Favorite Green Smoothie

The Best Green Smoothie

We see green smoothies all the time, but boy can they be hit or miss.  Some are a little too green for me and others are actually really unhealthy.  As I've shared before, it's incredibly easy to make . . . Continue Reading »

Weekly Weigh-In Week 10

Weekly Weigh-In

This week was B.A.D and yet at the same time, it wasn't all that bad!  I was really overwhelmed this week and essentially turned to food to comfort me.  I didn't go completely awol, but there were . . . Continue Reading »

Currently: December 2014

Oatmeal Breakfast

Currently: This hasn't been my finest week. I'm tired, overwhelmed, discouraged, and stressed. I can not wait for the holiday break but I'm also dreading January 5 when I return to work 5 days a week. . . . Continue Reading »

Merry In Moderation

Trader Joe's Peppermint Bark Cookies

Some years I'm at a total loss for how to approach the holidays.  On one end of the spectrum I could just indulge for 4 weeks and pick up where I left off come January.  On the other end of the . . . Continue Reading »