Getting Away In Healdsburg

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We are smack in the middle of summer and I don't know about you, but this has been all about keeping busy right near our own home.  With baseball season going long this year and Noah starting football camp 4 weeks ago, it made it a bit difficult to get away.  Okay, we could have if we wanted to, but being in the playoffs was a big deal for us and Noah is starting is Freshman year this August and football camp is key {especially as a newbie}.  So, this means making the best of what is near Continue Reading...

Have You Tried Surf Set?

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I am always saying we need to "step out of our comfort zones and just try new things".  Well I put my words to the test last month when I attended the Fit Approach  Summer Solstice  event at Sweat Republic  in San Francisco. The event was introducing a  Surf Set class.  When I saw that my fellow "sweat pink" gurus were putting this on, I had to attend.  I love my sweat pink sistas  and am always up for meeting them whenever possible. ♥ First thing first, I had to make sure my hubby got Continue Reading...

Pro Compression Giveaway

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Yes, yes we know I have my running "mojo" back and I could not be more excited.  With my first half under my belt, I am gearing up for the next one {Nike Women's} speaking of, I could really use YOUR help in getting to my fundraising goal ... any amount is so appreciated. ♥ With that said, I have to share my newest Pro Compression product ... Pro Compression ... I think most of us have heard of them and/or have some of their products.  They do everything from long, mid and low socks, to Continue Reading...

Live Love Nourish With Lorna Jane

I love to have the chance to work with those who not only inspire me, but those who have the same outlook on life as myself.  Lorna Jane  is one of those people.  She is the epitome of living a positive and healthy lifestyle.  We ALL can do anything if we just believe and always keep a positive outlook on everything.  This is the way we can nourish ourselves inside and out.  Come check out the  latest from Lorna Jane Nourish Cookbook. Nourish ... To provide with food or other Continue Reading...

The Ultimate Coffee Date #4

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Good morning, happy Saturday and July!  Wow, this year is really moving fast for me.  I was just in the car this last week with the family and said to my hubby {just randomly} that Christmas was only five months away.  Okay, that's enough of that, let's get down to business and take some time to sit and catch up.  Let's have coffee ♥ If we were having coffee, I would tell you that ... I completed my first half marathon {finally} and I could not be more excited to do my next one.  I could just Continue Reading...

Let’s Run July Challenge

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It's July and I am in the mood to challenge myself ... guess what that means?  Yep, I am going to share the challenge, keep track of it AND invite you {or challenge you} to join me.  I have just recently completed my first half marathon and I am not done.  Nope, I got the bug and I am taking on more.  Don't get me wrong, I still love the mud runs, color runs and 10k's, as I enjoy doing those with our daughter.  But this mamma runner is putting her big girl running gear on and getting it Continue Reading...

Napa Valley Zooma and My First Half Marathon

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It is official .... I am a Half Marathoner!  I can actually call myself a "runner".  Well okay, I have been a runner, only I guess my head never let me believe it until I completed something as big as a half or full marathon.  This past weekend I ran the Zooma Womens' Race Series Half Marathon here in Napa Valley, CA.  This was the inaugural race for Napa and is actually right in my own back yard {I live in Sonoma}. I could not have been more excited when Zooma had notified me that I was Continue Reading...

Team in Training and the Nikes Womens Half

Well it has happened, I have been hit with the running bug.  I have been training for months for my very first half marathon {which will be this Saturday} and I have already jumped on board to get ready for my next one!  WHAT?  Heck yeah!  I am joining forces with Team in Training {TNT} and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society {LLS} to help to raise funds for cancer research.  {you can help me reach my fundraising goal here} ♥ I have not done fundraising in years and I took some time to Continue Reading...

Strawberry Spinach Salad

Strawberries are out now and who doesn't love them?  These pretty little things go great with just about everything or just by themselves.  We love adding strawberries to our salads, just enough sweet and the perfect pretty color.  ♥ Strawberry Spinach Salad Serves 2 or more Prep time 20 mins Ingredients for salad Baby Spinach Fresh Strawberries Cutie Orange {segments} Red Onion Cashews Goat Cheese Ingredients for dressing Strawberries EVOO Dash of Sugar Continue Reading...

Wednesday Wonderfulz #6 Summer Faves

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Welcome back to another Wednesday Wonderfulz  hosted by myself and fellow blogger miss Sarah.  This week we are sharing just some of our favorite summer "must haves".   Come on over and leave your comment and please link up your blog post with your favorite summertime fun things. Rules for link up ... Please be sure to use the badge/button in your post and link back to your hosts. Link up a post that goes along with the theme of the week. Share #wednesdaywonderfulz on social Continue Reading...