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    What’s In My Gym Bag

    January 30, 2013


    After lunch yesterday, I got ready to go to the gym. I put on my workout gear and then packed up my gym bag because I planned to take a shower at the gym before my doctor’s appointment. While I was packing, I thought it might be fun to show you guys what’s in my […]



    This post is part of my ongoing sponsorship with fitmixer as a brand ambassador. The thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. This month’s fitmixer post is all about trying something new in 2013! I was asked to blog about something I’ve never done before—why I want to try it and how I will make […]


    My Buddy and Me

    January 12, 2013


    After breakfast, Mal and I headed to CrossFit for a (FUN) partner workout. Workout Our coaches wanted us to match up with someone of a different athletic ability (i.e. guy + girl), so Mal and I teamed up for our second ever partner WOD. (Remember our first one together? It was so fun and we […]


    Short WOD/Long Vest

    January 8, 2013


    Does my post title remind anyone of the song “Short Skirt/Long Jacket” by Cake? [image source] Ok, then… Workout After breakfast yesterday morning, I headed to CrossFit for a workout. I was super sore from doing “Barbara” the day before, but a friend was making her big return to 781 and I really wanted to […]



    Good morning! Happy Monday! How was your weekend? Mine was low-key, but wonderful just the same. Breakfast I started Sunday with a piece of delicious French Toast Bake topped with strawberries and maple syrup. I later ended up adding a couple of scoops of peanut butter for some staying power. Holy yum! Workout After breakfast, […]



    Brrrrr… it’s chilly out there this morning. Single digits! Yikes! Does anyone else miss summer as much as I do? Wah. Now doesn’t the morning scene below look a lot nicer? [image source] Ok, it’s a beach in the Bahamas and not my backyard in southern Massachusetts, but you know what I mean, right? The […]


    Taking Down the Decorations

    December 26, 2012


    I can’t believe Christmas is already over. It seems like just yesterday I was blogging about how excited I was for the upcoming holiday season. I swear, Christmas comes quicker and quicker every year (despite embracing the sights and sounds earlier and earlier every year). Today, Mal and I spent the majority of the day […]