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June 2015

BYOT (bring your own toilet)

This weekend we’re heading out for our first camping adventure in Oregon! I’ve yet to camp north of the Redwoods (Santa Cruz mountains) and I can’t wait to explore a new plot of PNW land. We’re headed to Cape Lookout State Park on the…

Picnic Staple: the Summer Roll-up

If you’re anything like me, Summer means lunch and dinner on-the-go. Because, who wants to go inside when the sun is shining down? Whether it’s lunch at the park or dinner at the beach, I opt for easy options…

A workout worth repeating

Last Friday (four days ago) I did a workout that I only just recovered from yesterday. Whew weeee! I wanted to really focus on my lower body and keep my heart rate up the entire time, so I paired…

Team Vitamix!

A few weeks ago I was moving and grooving in my kitchen. I had just gotten home from the gym and was making lunch for the kids while trying not to eat everything in sight. Food could not come…

My Go-To Slow Cooker Recipe

In our house, we often wish for little gnomes that go around getting all the shit done we don’t want to do. You know, clean the floors (at the top of my wish list), wash baseboards, wash the fridge, tidy up the playroom……