Pay It Forward with Susan G. Komen

This post is sponsored by Valpak. Breast Cancer has affected my family. I have multiple family members who have fought and won their battle against breast cancer. This past year my grandma (pictured above) had a double mastectomy and beat breast cancer.  I am very thankful to say that I also have a few friends […]

Pumpkin Spice Protein Shake Recipe

For those who know me well, know I LOVE all things Pumpkin! YUM! Well right now I am working hard to shed a ton of unwanted weight and unfortunately most pumpkin flavored items are pumped full of carbs and sugar….two things I am trying to cut back on! Thankfully, I have amazing friends who give […]

Apps that I am Using and Loving this month

I thought that it might be fun to talk about Apps that I am using and loving this month! I have SOO many on my phone but as you know (if you have a smart phone) you only keep the ones that truly benefit you as they take up precious space that could be used […]

Santa Run Texas 5K is coming to Dallas

Now is the time to sign up for some Jolly old fun! Santa Run Texas is coming to Dallas on December 10th! Santa Run Texas 2016 is the the original holiday festival of its kind in the DFW metroplex. This event includes a 5K and 1 Mile Walk/Run and also holds a family and pet-friendly festival […]

Staying Active (+ 15% off and free shipping at Eastbay)

Cooler weather this here and I am so thankful! I love to go on evening walks…or walks in general. The hot Texas weather has been cooped up inside with my little guy most days…but not anymore! We love the fall! Two of my kiddos play softball and we love to go watch them…but to actually […]

Orange Theory: Voices inside my Head and Tornados

I’ve been working out at Orange Theory Fitness for a few weeks now. I’ve made every efforts to go 4 times a week and because I have some awesomely supportive friends (who helps me with my little guy!) I have been able to be consistent. There was one workout recently that I was rushed to […]

Insane Inflatable 5K is coming to Dallas

I am so excited about another fun 5K that is headed to Dallas! The Insane Inflatable 5K is coming next month and I am running/jogging/walking/crawling it with my daughters! This 5K is loaded with 11 different obstacles (inflatables!) I’ve watched the videos and I am super excited about this one! I have partnered with this 5K […]

Orange Theory Fitness for Dummies

I am a numbers gal! I’ve always loved numbers. Math and logical problems are fun to me. (Strange, I know!) A few years back (and I’ve blogged about it…) I fell in love with Fitbit…because I love numbers. Seeing numbers satisfies me. Maybe it’s the information behind the numbers that I really like. With Fitbit, […]

Pushing myself further with Polar A300 Fitness tracker

January is usually a month where people refocus and refine their eating and work out schedule. I know I always do! I lose weight great in January when all of my friends and family are trying hard with me and holding me accountable. However, something happens when February rolls around. Everyone loosens their diet and […]

Getting Swim Suit ready at Nebraska Furniture Mart

I have partnered with Nebraska Furniture Mart to bring you this post. All opinions are my own and are honest. Summer is coming quickly in North Texas. Soon, hopefully, the rain will stop and we can play outside. Until then, we can be preparing for swim suit season indoors. Having a few crucial pieces of […]