12×30 Challenge: April Week 1

April has been GREAT so far. I have been motivated, positive, and staying on track with my goals. Tuesday- I was nervous for my first real day of working out. I wanted to run first thing in the morning before work but with it still being dark outside I opted to NOT go in the […]

Life is Good

I am feeling good! I’ve been watching what I eat and exercising every day since Monday. It’s amazing what getting outside and sweating can do for your mood. It’s also amazing that I’m not miserable eating healthy food and that I actually feel really positive about this still. I’ve spent the last 4 days eating […]

32 Things That Make Me Happy

In an effort to be more positive and also for a lack of a better blog post, I’m linking up with Erin and Sarah to list out 32 Things That Make Me Happy. I actually plowed through this list when I was jotting down ideas and was instantly happy reading back through it as well. […]

Goodbye March…Hello April

Goodbye hibernating…Hello social life Goodbye SNOW… Hello SUNSHINE Goodbye Chili… Hello BBQ Goodbye static…Hello frizz Goodbye Basketball… Hello Baseball Goodbye layers… Hello short sleeves Goodbye pasty skin… Hello bronzed beauty Goodbye New Years & Valentines Day… Hello Easter Goodbye long months… Hello Birthday Month! Source

Social Media Envy + #MyReality30 Project

In my opinion, social media is almost like alcohol or chocolate, it’s fine in small quantities but too much can cause you to spiral out of control.   I find that I look at social media in two different ways- from a blogger perspective and a marketing perspective. As someone who has a blog, I […]

12×30 March Recap

Before I dive right into my March recap, I need to say a huge ‘Thank You’ to Kym and Jennifer for starting this challenge. I have not held myself accountable with any other projects until I started this in January. Each month has been challenging in its own way and I have found that I’ve […]

Embracing the Cold

This winter has been brutal. I think it’s safe to say that its been cold EVERYWHERE! I grew up enjoying every season respectively but winters were never bad. Temperatures in the 30’s and 40’s and maybe one snowstorm a season but this winter has been unbelievable. At least one day each week it has snowed […]

Maryland Movies

Did you catch the Maryland Day post yesterday? My friend Matt commented to me that he learned something new, he didn’t know that the original Hairspray was filmed in Maryland. He asked where my love was for Step Up 2: The Streets which was also filmed in Maryland….but I had no idea! The conversation got […]

Happy Maryland Day!

Source   Happy Maryland Day! I wasn’t born in Maryland but after living here for two years I feel like Ive always been here. Maryland pride is incredible and one of the reasons I was so excited to move here to begin with. If you walk through the Inner Harbor on a summer day you […]

Weekly Goals

Source I find that Sunday nights can be overwhelming. It is still the weekend, not yet the work week, and I find myself trying to remember what I have planned, what needs to be done, etc. My mind is racing around the time that I should be falling asleep and resting up for the impending […]