This time of year always begs for something new. Spring seems to be a time of renewal and openness to getting organized. As a fresh start to the month, I say toss out all of your old hole-ie socks! You know the ones. The pair that bug you because they have lost their strength. Stock… Continue reading Spring Time = Gym Time
Bring on SPRING! Bring on the itchy watery eyes, sneezing and snotty nose if it means warmer sunny days are ahead! I'll be happy to endure all that Spring brings if the hope and promise of Summer is ahead. Are you in the spring cleaning groove? Are you working on cleaning up your diet? … Continue reading FITting room: SPRING TIME EDITION
Where are all of my "side line warriors?" Where are all of the moms and dads, parents, grand parent, aunts, uncles or undying fans of an active child or teen? I'm preaching to the coaches and friends of friends on the side lines. If you spend countless hours, weekends and week nights cheering or coaching… Continue reading Side Lines
Sweater weather in Texas is a fickle beast. There are months of agonizing cold dreery wet days and blistering brisk winds with sunny skies. By my calculation as a native Texan, we have approximately 7.5 months of what I call tentative "sweater weather". As an active woman, keeping up with the constant temperature swings is… Continue reading Wednesday Rewind – wine – wind down
Happy Easter weekend friends. I love Easter weekend. I so very much appreciate the significance of this exclusive time of year. The smell of renewal and revival is in the air. Everything around us is blooming and all that was once dead has come to life! Out of my kitchen window, I watch the idle… Continue reading What’s in your Easter basket?
Beach and ocean lovers of the world, may I have your attention please. Travel vicariously for a minute with me to a small chain of islands South of the Bahamas, aka the Exuma Cay's (pronounced keys) or the Exumas. Prepared to be water WOWED! The Exuma's offer the most scenic ocean topography in the WORLD… Continue reading The Exumas
Summer chill mode is here and the family is itching to get away. After all, everyone needs a break from chores, the dishwasher and the daily grind. What better than a good o'l road trip or right up the road staycay and discover some not so far from home fun. TEXASis big and offers a… Continue reading Gotta get away?
I'm sooo over it. Tell me you are too! I'm so worn on winter foods. I'm tired of preparing the same o'le stuff. It doesn't feel very Spring like in Texas and my taste buds are hankering for some fresh Spring-ish foods. Activation imagination. I had to pretend yesterday that it was 80 degrees outside… Continue reading Lite Chicken Salad
Spring is springing which means the sizzling Summer heat will soon follow. As for me, I can't wait. I cherish ALL things Summer time. But before I get ahead of myself, I'll slow my roll just a tad. Why rush things? (if you are here for the workout only, scroll down to the bottom) … Continue reading Spring break after math must haves
Good day friends. Wow, I just gotta say that I had a shocking overwhelming response to my candid post about giving up alcohol until Easter. I had friends and strangers coming out of the wood work reaching out via email, text and private messaging. This feedback was a ginormous surprise and blessed with me with… Continue reading Alcohol part 2 (BUZZED)