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February 2014

Proud Owner of an UP24

One of the cool things about having a blog, is that you can send subliminal messages to your husband through posts. Now, of course this only works if your husband reads your posts. Fortunately, Isaac 1) follows Hello Day…

What are your cold weather essentials?

I am heading up to the Pacific Northwest in a few weeks for a long, kid-free weekend. It will be the longest we have ever left the Bodenettes – I am one part anxious and nine parts excited. I cannot wait…

Fun Balls

I’m always on the hunt for healthy, delicious and convenient things to eat. One of my best buds is a genius when it comes to healthy bites – little balls are her specialty (I can’t even write that with…

Boots and Beards, a Love Story

How many of you love boots? I know, right?! Me too! No matter the type (booties, riding, stacked, moto, stiletto, cowboy, thigh-high) a boot is a very special thing. Despite living in a mild climate, I own my fair…

Assorted Awesomeness

Happy Monday to you all! I have a few miscellaneous, but awesome, things to share: My Yoga Works promo on 100LayerCakelet.com – 100LayerCakelet.com is a wonderful family blog full of gorgeous photos, ingenious DIY’s (not that I ever do…

Thigh-gap

I learned a new term from Instagram last week, “thigh-gap”. A thigh gap is when a set of legs are so lean skinny that they don’t touch each other, but instead, leave a gap. Body Image’s good friend, Barbie…

Brussels Sprout Perfection

I had my first brussels sprout at the ripe age of 26 while lunching in the cafe of Adobe Headquarters in San Jose. The Adobe cafe reminded me of a Whole Foods Market deli – the best kind of…

Maintaining healthy habits on a budget

Developing healthy habits is a good thing. No, a VERY good thing. Most healthy habits are cost neutral – walking, running, eating veggies, getting good sleep. No cost. All benefit. You finance folks like those sorts of deals, right?…

Run For Good

Running is powerful. For most runners, the benefits go far beyond cardiovascular fitness. The activity of getting yourself from one point to another is representative of our journey in life – it’s mental; it’s emotional; it’s about going the…