Archives for June 2014

What you don’t know…

…. is that I arguably have the best Daddy around. Today is Father’s Day and I am so lucky to have been able to spend the weekend with my family. It means the world to me that I am close enough to my childhood home that I can come home for the weekend and spend […]

#FBF New Jersey

June 7-9 2013 Run For Your Lives was unlike any job I’ve ever had. We would drive/fly to the location of our race, set up for two days prior to race day, work anywhere from 15-23 hour race days and then pack up/clean up the day after the race. We were outside for extended periods […]

Fresh Fruits & Veggies

June is National Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Awareness Month. I’m going to post once or twice a week with recipes, tips, and facts about fresh fruits and veggies. 1.     Convenience- Fruits and veggies come in many good-for-you forms- fresh, frozen, canned, dried and juiced 2.     Fiber- They provide fiber which helps fill you up and keep your […]

June Goals

  Soak up some sunshine Visit the beach at least once Run 10 miles Attempt at least one flower arrangement (more on this next week) Finish one book, start another Cook my parents dinner DIY project for above my bed Put all those wine corks to good use- another DIY project Make my first homemade […]

National Donut Day!

Happy National Donut Day! In order of this really silly but completely necessary holiday I made Maple Bacon Donuts. NOM. This was my first time making donuts and although my friends insisted I make fried ones, I chose baked donuts and they were perfect. The donut itself was light and fluffy and felt like I […]

Introducing: The Baltimore Baton

Hi friends! I am very excited to announce that I am launching The Baltimore Baton on Instagram! You’ve probably heard of or participated in The Blog Baton. Mason was inspired by the Raleigh Durham baton account and started The Blog Baton which I’ve participated in and LOVED. If you haven’t heard of the concept of […]

Just call me Maverick

On Sunday after his first flight lesson towards getting his pilots license my boyfriend asked me to call him Maverick from now on. So since he asked- please say hello to Maverick. But in all seriousness I am so proud of him for chasing his dreams and I can’t wait to see what he accomplishes.

Vote please!

Hi friends! I need your help today! David is my cousin and that beautiful lady next to him is his fiance. My cousins and I grew up together and were so much closer than cousins, we were like siblings. I was very protective over my boy cousins and when David said he was dating Rachel […]

Holding Hands for 25 Years

When I think of “love” the following words come to mind: warmth, affection, encouragement, happiness, partnership and commitment. My parents’ relationship is a reflection of each of these words. Warmth- when my Dad went through a tough time my Mom was his biggest supporter. She was there to listen, give sound advice and offer her […]