Bringing Sweaty Back

Nostalgia Lost

O CHRISTmas tree O CHRISTmas tree... Another Abercrombie confessional... This year, dear friends, I just didn't have the heart for it. I'm a big FAT NO on nostalgia this year...so sue me! I just have not been feeling it.  Therefore, I couldn't fake it. GRIEF IS __________. (fill in the blank) Okay...so for 21 years… Continue reading Nostalgia Lost

Muscles and Mascara

Gifting and planning!

YEAR END sounds so final!  And this year end will be a biggie.  We roll over into a whole new decade.  2020 is on the horizon and like it or not it's coming for us all!   (for the santa secret reveal scroll to the bottom of this post) Gift ideas for the man in… Continue reading Gifting and planning!

The FITting Room (FITastic fashion & sales)

SNEAKERS

Have you come out of your food coma? Wake up friends..it's CHRISTMAS SPIRIT TIME!  Time to lace up your sneakers and get a move on!  I can feel the frenzie already? When I was growing up we called our sneakers,"TENNIS SHOES."  However, in 1887, the word SNEAKER was already in use because The Boston Journal… Continue reading SNEAKERS

Muscles and Mascara, Tid Bit Tuesday

The FITting Room – try on session

HAPPY FRIDAY YALL! Maybe... I'm the last one to know...but have y'all heard of Amazon prime WARDROBE?  This is what I'm talking about!!!! Amazon prime wardrobe allows you to choose up to 10 or more items to "try" TRY ON before you pay.  NO CHARGES UNTIL you make your selections!  Only pay for the items… Continue reading The FITting Room – try on session

I don't cook

Thanksgiving Day Turkey Bird: Abercrombie FITness Approved

This post is dedicated to my loving father in law, Don Abercrombie, the man who taught me how to prepare and oven roast the most flavorful lip smacking turkey in town.  Thank you Don! People flip out at the mere thought of preparing and cooking the Thanksgiving or Christmas turkey! I use to be one… Continue reading Thanksgiving Day Turkey Bird: Abercrombie FITness Approved

Muscles and Mascara

Now what?

You have kicked the unhealthy habit(s) to the curb! You hit a stride and found a comfortable routine.  You know the drill and you are keeping to your uncompromising promise to exercise at least twice a week.  Food choices, by comparison, are lights out better than ever.  Gone are the days of binge eating or… Continue reading Now what?

The FITting Room (FITastic fashion & sales), Travel

The FITting Room: transition time!

It's time!  I know it's been a while since I did a try on session but hey...I'm here now! The weather is slowly starting to cool down. Which means, our skin tone changes and we make adjustments to our wardrobe! Hello leggings and capri's! Tis the season for a Lululemon haul! Ladies ...I'm not a… Continue reading The FITting Room: transition time!

Bringing Sweaty Back

Travel Babble

Today it's wheels up! pic by wanderapolis Another Abercrombie adventure with my main squeeze Mr. Chicken Fry. We are off to sunny San Diego, California for what I deem a once in a life time opportunity. Now, please know upfront that I'm a red blooded patirotic nerd so when Mr. Chicken Fry told me that… Continue reading Travel Babble

Bringing Sweaty Back

Money matters

Recently, one of Mr. Chicken Fry's buddies dropped a folded crisp $100 dollar bill in our front yard/ drive way area. The blueish green Ben Franklin was dropped on an old school handshake exchange but neither of the guys realized that the money NEVER made hand to hand contact. In any case, the next afternoon,… Continue reading Money matters

Bringing Sweaty Back

Happy Space

Give yourself some space! Meet GYM! Over three decades ago "the gym became my go to Happy Space. Kind of like a happy place! It was in the gym where I found a sense of refuge from the day.  The gym seemed to be a place where I could battle past all that had been… Continue reading Happy Space