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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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Orange Carrot Smoothie

Hello again! Life has been busy lately. In the last three months, I: • Got married! • Graduated with my Master of Public Health • Became a Certified Personal trainer (through NASM) • Became a Certified Health Education Specialist • … finish reading Orange Carrot Smoothie

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8 Lessons from a Second Half Marathon

This post is a little late, but better late than never! Last month, I completed my second half marathon and set a new personal record of 2:23:40! I loosely followed the Disney Princess Half Marathon Training Program and ran with … finish reading 8 Lessons from a Second Half Marathon

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Pumpkin Butter Salmon – The Simplest Fall Recipe!

I’m back from my brief blogging hiatus (okay maybe not so brief!) to share with you my favorite new fall recipe. I’ll be posting a running update soon, but for now I wanted to start with the simplest recipe in … finish reading Pumpkin Butter Salmon – The Simplest Fall Recipe!

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What I Ate Wednesday #17

Morning! I have to say, it is so nice to be able to wake up and relax while I enjoy my coffee and breakfast versus rushing off to work. Packing, on the other hand, is no fun. I can see … finish reading What I Ate Wednesday #17

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Lemon Yogurt Pasta with Zucchini and Summer Squash

Sometimes I have an idea for a recipe that completely fails. And sometimes, I have one that turns out fabulous! This would be the latter: Lemon Yogurt Pasta with Zucchini and Summer Squash…I’m hungry just reminiscing about it. It was … finish reading Lemon Yogurt Pasta with Zucchini and Summer Squash

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Double Chocolate Cranberry Quinoa Bars and a Running Update

Yesterday, as I was going through comments on my blog, I realized that I’ve been neglecting to update my workout log. I most definitely have not stopped exercising in these past two weeks! Moving into the house has left my … finish reading Double Chocolate Cranberry Quinoa Bars and a Running Update

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Easy and Tasty Lemon Yogurt Chicken and My Yoga Experience So Far

Good morning! Before I get to sharing my latest recipe, I wanted to give a little update on my yoga experience so far. As I mentioned, I’m participating in Courtney’s June Yoga Challenge. My goal for the challenge is to … finish reading Easy and Tasty Lemon Yogurt Chicken and My Yoga Experience So Far

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Delicious and Nutritious Sweet Potato Enchiladas

This morning I had a case of the Mondays and considered not working out, but I’m glad I did .  I thought I was going to have a bad run because I had a nasty fall on black ice this … finish reading Delicious and Nutritious Sweet Potato Enchiladas

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Go Texan Day and Fried Food

Today is a day of celebration for two reason.  First, it’s Go Texan Day! Happy Go Texan Day everybody!  Second, I reached my running goal!!! For the past few months, my goal has been to build up to where I … finish reading Go Texan Day and Fried Food

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