Things I’m Loving Lately: February 2013 Edition

How’s everyone’s Thursday going?  I had another busy day at work today, but I started the day off right by teaching my 6am class.  I probably sound like a broken record with this, but I just love that class and everyone in it.  The dedication is just contagious!  I taught another Best Body Bootcamp workout, and this one had a …

Lemon Barley and Bean Salad

New recipe post!  This is one I just threw together myself without following a recipe.  I did my best to remember the exact amounts to share with you. Lemon Barley and Bean Salad Ingredients 3/4 cup uncooked pearl barley 1.5 teaspoons grated lemon rind 3 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1/3 cup chopped …

Last Week Through Instagram + Weekly Workouts

Do you follow me on Instagram yet?  If not, you should.  Now that I actually understand how to use it, it’s easier to remember what I did what I ate all week. Last Week Through Instagram Sunday food prep Healthier eggplant parm Baked banana pecan oatmeal Greek inspired quinoa Chobani dessert bite from my sample package Grilled cod with lemon, …

2013 Oak Square Spin-A-Thon

Last weekend we held a Spin-A-Thon at the Oak Square Y. Participants could sign up to spin for one, two, or three hours total.  There were definitely some that stuck it out for all three hours, which was awesome!  We had oranges, bananas, granola bars, and water bottles to keep people going throughout the event.  We also had several raffle …

Free Giveaway! Brookside Chocolates Tasting Kit

This year for Christmas my mom Santa put a 100 calorie pack of dark chocolate covered pomegranates in my stocking. I thought they were the yummiest little snack (perfect for random chocolate cravings!), so I set out looking for them in stores.  I’m not sure if I just didn’t look hard enough or they hadn’t hit shelves yet or what, …

Catching Up + Weekly Workouts

Iamsohappytohavetodayoff.  You? Catching Up Last Monday my brother and I took my grandfather out to dinner at Freestones City Grill in New Bedford.  I really needed some normal family time, Papou was happy, and I enjoyed a yummy meal. Tuesday was our Valentine’s Day themed Two A Day.  Here’s a picture of Liz’s Valentine’s Day themed Kickboxing class last week, …