Recipes

How to Make Biscuits and Gravy – Tackling my Baking Nemesis

Up until last week, biscuits were officially my baking nemesis. Every time I tried to make these flaky little pieces of heaven, I would fail. The big pillowey morsels of my dreams came out of the oven more like hockey pucks, every single time. The last biscuits I attempted were from a box. I figured, […]

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Exercise + Nutrition

NaNoWriMo Year 3 and What I Learned About Goal Setting

Remember how I said I was going to do NaNoWriMo this year? I wrote it on my list of November goals, and even prepped in October. Well, I didn’t finish this year. I wrote for the first few days, got to 4,519 words, and then I stopped. >>You can read about my first year of […]

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Exercise + Nutrition

Fitness Friday #17 – I Did It, I Reached My Goal Weight!

Yes, you read that right. I freakin did it! I reached my goal weight! Not only did I reach it, I passed it! Scale Win I’ll be honest, when I set this goal weight, I almost did it to set myself up to fail. I never really thought I would make it to 135. I […]

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Collection of Now

Life Lately – All About My Sweet November

I love looking back on the month and seeing all the fun and exciting things that happened. Here’s how my November shook out: What I bought… Toms I bought my first two pairs of Toms! And then I bought a third pair. Every time I think of Toms, I think of Orange is the New […]

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Uncategorized

November Goals Achieved and December Goals Set

I decided to start setting monthly goals in November this year. Every year I set yearly goals, but then I forget to check up on them, and then lose sight of them until Q4. I started setting monthly goals to stay more focused, and to have something to work toward. These were my goals for […]

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Travel

Chasing Down Cookies in Ontario Canada

Last week I was in Canada. The same province I went to in September with my mom for the Gilmore Girls Fan Fest in Unionville. When I was there last, I had to drive into the city of Toronto to pick up Grant Lee Phillips, from the Drake Hotel. Yeah, NBD, just had the town […]

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Exercise + Nutrition

Fitness Friday #16 – Weight Watchers for Life with Lifetime Membership

I went to Weight Watchers today! And yes, I have been using Weight Watchers since January 2nd, but this was the first time I stepped foot inside a Weight Watchers building. I reached out to a coach yesterday and asked about Lifetime Membership. Remember when I talked about reaching my goal weight and achieving Lifetime […]

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Exercise + Nutrition

Meal Plan Monday and Writing it All Down

Remember when I said I was going to rock out my last three pounds? And I had this great plan, and I knew that if I just followed it, I’d be home free before the end of October? Well, I haven’t been following it. And now I’m four pounds away from goal weight. But I […]

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Eats

2 Ingredient Bagels Will Change Your Life

In the Weight Watchers community, 2 ingredient dough is life. Folks use it to make pizza, pretzels, cinnamon rolls, and of course bagels. I discovered 2 ingredient bagels from Connect, and was instantly hooked! Regular bagels are around nine points, and 2 ingredient bagels are only three points. Three point bagels! They are soft on […]

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Collection of Now

Two Years of All That Life Stuff!

Yup, I missed my blogiversary again. Which is crazy because it’s also my wedding anniversary. Sorry Eric! I’m guessing that I scheduled my post ahead of time to publish on September 13th. Otherwise I have no idea why I would have started a blog on my anniversary. So technically it’s not two years of All […]

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