While I don’t love planning, I love myself a good system. Furthermore, figuring out an organizational approach that works for my chaotic way of thinking is a challenge I always enjoy. I’ve started experimenting with Google Calendar as a meal planning tool, since a calendar is essentially what my meal plan is. So far, the… Read more
Let’s talk about fueling fitness. Nutrition and fitness I have a close friend who is a competitive triathlete. We went to the gym together once (and only once) when we were in college. She was giving me some weight lifting tips, and in the process of bicep curls with weights in the sub-5 pound category,… Read more
On a recent thrift store outing I found these gorgeous little containers for around $1 each. I had been shopping with Halloween costumes in mind, but couldn’t pass these up. Back at home I had some tiny succulents planted in yogurt containers (I had poked some holes in the bottom with a kitchen knife for… Read more
I got home from Orlando to a nice surprise today—a Fitbit Aria 2! I’ve been wearing a Fitbit Ionic smart watch for over a year now. I love that the data provides a fuller picture of what health looks like. Not just a number on a scale, but also my cardio fitness and the number… Read more
I’ve been learning how to fitness lately. And by that I mean how to make fitness a routine. This word “routine” is one I truly hate. Perfect to me sounds like “flexibility” and “spontaneity” and, when used in succession, “we’ll figure it out when we get there.” I shudder, on the other hand, at “plans”… Read more
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