Getting Pumped!

I’m so excited for my new vegan challenge! I’ve been planning out the menu and the workouts but it is not ready yet. I’ve decided to officially start when Daniel and I return from our trip on January 13th so stay tuned! However, I’m going to try to eat as vegan as possible before then to get my body a little better adjusted… I ate sausage and cheese last night! My parents had bought Daniel […]

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New Year, New Goals

I’ve been on a little unintentional blog hiatus lately. I didn’t mean to get so behind, but life happens. With the semester over, I’m proud to say I managed a 4.0 GPA for my first semester of grad school! Definitely proud of that, but it came at a price: a sore throat and a cough during finals week.  I’ve pretty much recovered except for a residual cough. I also survived the holidays. Ok, just one […]

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Working It Out

This week has been surprisingly good for me in the exercise department! I’ve gone to the gym twice this week and one day I stayed home and did some strength training. Monday was a gym day. I was on the treadmill doing a workout suggested by my best friend, Charissa. She has been rocking it in the gym doing walking workouts only! Can you believe it? She suggests using the highest possible incline on the […]

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Thanksgiving Recap

Soooooo tell me how your Thanksgiving went?! I hope it was filled with love, laughter, and lots of food–mine was!  Admittedly, I probably did eat more than I should have… let’s take a look! Here’s what I estimate that I ate for the Thanksgiving meal: Meal Food Calories Thanksgiving Feast Chips and queso 113 Mac n’ Cheese 80 Turkey rollup 50 Baked beans 70 Creamy corn 60 Mashed potatoes and gravy 79 Glazed ham 85 […]

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