Blogging and Traveling (TOL #41)

Ever wonder where all these beautiful, well written blog posts come from when you know I’ve been traveling for weeks on end?  Well I’m glad you asked!  I’ll tell you all about it thinking out loud style.  Thanks Amanda for hosting, check out the full post here. If you have been following along with me…

WIWW #45

I’m sitting at my desk staring at my tea willing it to give me the energy I just don’t have today.  So far its not working but its still early. Since some of us (*cough*me*cough*) are having issues getting off the weight they gained I cant wear all the things in my closet.  Today was…

Workout Recap 6/21-27

I’m home again!  While I am zero percent happy about running in the heat and humidity I’m happy to be able to shower in my own shower, run without a map and get back into a normal routine. Tuesday:  Rest day!!!  I normally run on Tuesdays so this is a little strange for me but…

Top 10 Things to Do at Magic Kingdom in WDW

Its no secret I love Disney especially visiting Walt Disney World.  I cant count the number of times I’ve been its somewhere between 50 and 100 (thank you College Program).  Over the years I’ve narrowed down the things that we do and just go to the highlights that we love visiting over and over again….

Foodie Friday #42 NYC Edition!!!

I just got back from a lovely trip along the milky way!  Sorry…wrong song…Start spreading the news, I’m leavin’ today.  I want to be a part of it…New York, New York!!! Oh Mickey Blue Eyes you really knew how to capture people’s heart’s with song.    For your viewing pleasure 🙂 Let’s talk food!  There…

What I Look for in an Accommodation (TOL #40)

Its no secret by now that I travel, and travel often.  In a few posts I mentioned that I am a traditionalist when it comes to accommodations and stay in hotels almost exclusively.  I’ll do a separate post on why that is but today I wanted to share what I look for in an accommodation…

Workout Recap 6/14-20

I spent this week in New York and New Jersey (what?!) so I had some interesting runs!  I was actually pretty excited to have a long run in NYC this weekend to run over the Brooklyn Bridge.  I debated between Central Park and the Bridge but ultimately decided on the bridge because of my proximity…

Top 5 Carry-On Items

I bet you have seen or read countless articles on how carry-on only is the best way to travel.  I 9 times out of 10 will agree with that mainly because if you carry things on you don’t have to worry about something happening to your luggage.  While what everyone brings in their carry-on varies…

Sprinkles at Disney Springs (Foodie Friday #41)

I have another Disney Springs new place for you today!  Are you tired of them yet?  Well all the traveling I haven’t really cooked so I don’t have any recipes to share with you 😦  Instead I wanted to share the new Sprinkles location with you.  Apparently there is one here in Houston but I’ve…

Running in the Summer (TOL #39)

I think summer officially starts until the middle of June but the heat is already here and slowing everyone down.  Since I’ve lived in the south my whole life I know summer like an old frenemy, that cruel mistress that is humidity and everything else that goes with it.  I thought now would be a…

WIWW #44

Good morning from Atlantic City!  I am on a market trip with an associate from the New York City office who happens to cover this market.  I have never been to Atlantic City before so I’m pretty pumped to check out new areas.  I asked her ahead of time how to dress since I don’t…

Workout Recap 6/7-13

Hello from the road.  Back to back travels again this workout recap and again from San Antonio.  This thank goodness was a recovery week so less intense workouts.  Let me tell you I need it the last 2 weeks have had some pretty challenging workouts.  Let’s talk recovery week! Tuesday:  I love recovery weeks!  35…