Author Archives: Caroline

Mistletoe Half Marathon Recap

On Saturday, I ran my third half marathon! My chip time was 2:27:20. When I saw the results, I realized that I was incredibly close to my half marathon PR of 2:25:43. I never imagined I would come close to … finish reading Mistletoe Half Marathon Recap

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Maple & Sriracha Roasted Cashews

Yesterday I completed the last long run of my half marathon training! I love the timing of this half because it allows me to get all of my training done and enjoy Thanksgiving, and then have the race be over … finish reading Maple & Sriracha Roasted Cashews

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Favorite Running Gear

The end of my half marathon training is finally near! On Tuesday I made it into the double digits and ran 10.5 miles! It was a very humbling run, to say the least. The only thing that pushed me through … finish reading Favorite Running Gear

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Three Minute Microwave Banana Oatmeal

Happy Halloween! It’s going to be a bit chilly for trick-or-treaters tonight. Since this is our first Halloween in our new house, I’m not sure how many kids to expect, but hopefully we get a few! Until this morning’s blast … finish reading Three Minute Microwave Banana Oatmeal

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Rosemary Roasted Chicken with Apple and Fall Vegetables (Plus Lots of Fall Hiking!)

Happy Monday! We had a great fall & fun-filled weekend in North Carolina. First we drove to Asheville to enjoy the foliage, hiking and great food. I crossed “driving the Blue Ridge Parkway in the fall” off my bucket list … finish reading Rosemary Roasted Chicken with Apple and Fall Vegetables (Plus Lots of Fall Hiking!)

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Half-Marathon Training Update

I hope your weekend is off to a good start! As another week of running and Pure Barre comes to an end, I figured it was time for an update on my half-marathon training. So far, I’ve stuck with my … finish reading Half-Marathon Training Update

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cake Bars

As the weather is getting cooler, I find myself baking more and more. Though I’m not a very big dessert person, my husband has a huge sweet tooth and hasn’t minded the dessert overload in our house. As my pantry … finish reading Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cake Bars

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Pumpkin Sauce Pizza with Caramelized Onions, Bacon & Sage

Good morning! Fall has officially arrived here in Winston-Salem and I am enjoying every second of it. Crisp walks with Teddy, a 65 degree house full of fresh air, and amazing running weather! If you want to appreciate fall in … finish reading Pumpkin Sauce Pizza with Caramelized Onions, Bacon & Sage

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Pumpkin Butter Granola Bars

Though fall doesn’t officially begin until Tuesday, pumpkin is everywhere. I am not ashamed to admit I love all things pumpkin spiced, and these pumpkin butter granola bars are no exception. I love that these granola bars are full of … finish reading Pumpkin Butter Granola Bars

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Pure Barre Winston-Salem

Today started off with my latest fitness obsession: Pure Barre. I’ve been attending Pure Barre classes on average three times a week for the past month, and so far I love it! I took a few barre classes back in … finish reading Pure Barre Winston-Salem

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