I don't cook, Muscles and Mascara


One of the country's most threatening issues is the growing APPETIZER epidemic! Appetizers are totally out of control and proportion.  Holy smokes,  I'm not even kidding right now and please don't try to act like you don't know what I'm talking about. If you have been to a restaurant in the past four weeks you… Continue reading Appetizer

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Mindful Grubbing 

Today I'm held captive to staccato laughter and must begin with small side bar.  I was derailed from naming this blog post Mindful Munching because something in my goofy spirit and my girly snickering just couldn't allow it. I literally couldn't even write the first few sentences without COL, cackling out loud.  (take that teenagers)  I kept typing… Continue reading Mindful Grubbing 

Bringing Sweaty Back

Part 2: A will & A way

Where there is the slightest will, there is always a way!  How many times have you heard this eye rolling trite remark? Sure it's a cheesy stale familiar cliché but I believe it deserves a healthy come back!  I have used this as a go to theme during the rapid changing phase of my 30's! Hopefully… Continue reading Part 2: A will & A way

Bringing Sweaty Back, Muscles and Mascara


As a 43-year-old wife, mother, FITness blogger and personal trainer, it's most interesting to look back on my 20-year old and 30-year-old self.  What's now so "in my face" obvious was then so utterly conventional and lack luster.  What I know now is that God was setting me up! Fresh out of college, I landed… Continue reading A WILL & A WAY

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Eat Smart

Chip lovers of the world, prepare to be amazed and hopelessly devoted!  I lucked out and landed a super-duper find on the crunch front.  The time has finally arrived and...drum roll please...we have ourselves a delicious HEALTHY chip. Eat Smart snacks get a two thumbs up and Abercrombie and FITness seal of approval. Just so… Continue reading Eat Smart

Bringing Sweaty Back, I don't cook

Miscellaneous Monday 

Mr. Chicken Fry, aka the hubby, is a straight up meat and potatoes man.  He's NOT what I would consider a stodgy eater but let's just say that he doesn't venture very far outside of the sandbox. He's no food aficionado but his southern pallet does hanker for the classic dishes like chicken fried steak,… Continue reading Miscellaneous Monday 

Bringing Sweaty Back

Vacation FAT or FIT ?

Many of you have exciting travel plans for a Summer getaway. Where you headed? A ginormous cruise ship with 500o of your newest best friends? A stellar adventurous African safari?   Perhaps a low-key private Bahamian bungalow beach house?  A European tour?  Maybe the Hawaiian surf is more your style. Listen up, I know you're in… Continue reading Vacation FAT or FIT ?