Month: December 2017

2017…the year of release -83lbs and counting

2017…the year of release -83lbs and counting

RE-LEASE:  Allow or enable to Escape from Confinement; Set Free. The wake-up call that I needed to focus on my health came the summer of 2016 when I went for my annual physical, and was told that I was Pre-Diabetic.  This news shook me…I was […]

The House is Dressed for Christmas!

The House is Dressed for Christmas!

One of my favorite things to do when decorating for the holidays,  is going through all of the ornaments we have collected over the years and the new ones I have collected during our travels that year.  It always brings back great memories of Christmas’s […]

I’m Co-Hosting my first Event with Athleta 1/7/18

I’m Co-Hosting my first Event with Athleta 1/7/18

Are you “UP FOR ANYTHING” in 2018?  If so join Robert Brace and I as we Co- Host the Launch Party for Athleta’s new UP FOR ANYTHING tight/ brand initiative.   I am also honored to have been asked by Athleta to share my personal journey, […]

Vegetable Frittata Recipe

Vegetable Frittata Recipe

If you are at all like me you, usually have a bunch of vegetables at the end of the week that despite all of your good intentions never got cooked…or you cooked them but now you have left overs.   Don’t let them go to waste…make […]

Eminence Organic Skincare

Eminence Organic Skincare

With the weather getting colder it’s important to make sure your skin stays hydrated.  This Strawberry Rhubarb Mask from Eminence Organics is a go to for me in the colder months.  This mask has real pieces of strawberry in it, and smells so delicious you […]

Spaghetti Squash w/Heirloom Tomato Sauce

Spaghetti Squash w/Heirloom Tomato Sauce

Looking for ways to eat pasta without all the pasta?… try Spaghetti Squash.  It’s packed with nutrients including folic acid, potassium, vitamin A, and beta carotene.  It’s also low in calories, carbs, and sugar,  yet it will leave you feeling like you seriously just ate […]

Break Free from Negative Food Talk!

Break Free from Negative Food Talk!

Recently while at a birthday party I was in the kitchen getting something to drink and another guest asked me, “When are they are going tor bring out the cupcakes?”   I had been eyeing them all night myself, and the sprinkles on top had been […]

Cream Suede Booties

Cream Suede Booties

Cream Booties are everywhere this Season and you must admit the look is hot…but I can’t imagine that these will stay clean for very long so the idea of making these an investment piece is not realistic.  I scored this Kenneth Cole version for $49.99 […]

Vision Board Party!

Vision Board Party!

  What you think …you will become! I love getting together with my girls, and the boundless possibilities that each New Year brings… so on New Years Day 2017 we got together to create Vision Boards to set intentions, and manifest what we desired to […]

Salted Toffee with Chocolate Bars

Salted Toffee with Chocolate Bars

A friend of mine shared this Martha Stewart Recipe with me a few years back and I have been gifting these as my Holiday cookies ever since.  The combination of salty and sweet makes them almost addicting, and these  are sure to put you on […]