This week has been a little crazy for me. Even though I only worked for three days of it (the reason why is #5 today), by Tuesday night I had a bit of a breakdown. I was feeling overwhelmed and pulled in too many directions. I enjoy everything that I do, but lately I’ve been feeling like I’m doing everything adequately and nothing 100%. Does that make sense? I have a long weekend with friends here in the city to relax, then I’m going to take some time to reprioritize everything I’ve got going on. These are good problems to… View Post

Happy Friday friends! This week was a weird combo of feeling like it was going quickly and then by the end feeling like it was dragging along. I’m happy it’s Friday and I have one more low key weekend before the next three are busy. I have friends coming to visit starting on Thursday which I’m SUPER pumped about, so stay tuned to follow along on our city adventures! This weekend I’m heading to a Pilates class which I haven’t done in a LONG time, then seeing the new Fast & Furious movie with Neil on Sunday. It’s a crazy… View Post

This week flew by for me — probably because I was still on vacation for the first two days of it. Thankfully I also didn’t have an overwhelming number of training clients squeezed into three days like I normally do when I go on vacation, so this week has been perfect for me. This weekend is a bit busy, but there’s still plenty of down time scheduled. Neil’s birthday is TODAY (!), but since we are both working I have some things planned for the weekend and even during next week. I plan to fit in a workout on Saturday… View Post

Hello! Happy Friday! This has been one gray and gloomy week in Chicago. I’m really looking forward to the next four days that I’ll be spending in Arizona where it’s dry, warm, and sunny. If you have any recommendations for the Scottsdale area, let me know! I’m keeping the intro short and sweet so that we can get into all the delicious things I’ve been loving this week! 🙂 1. Simple Mills Double Chocolate Cookies I had the Simple Mills cookies when I was at Expo West, and made the mistake of buying more when I got home. They have… View Post