Family

A collection of various family events, some geared towards healthy, others just for fun. As you probably already know, our 3 golden retrievers and horse are a huge part of our lives so of course I have to include them!

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Friday Faves

Happy Friday! After getting back from the horse show Sunday evening, (I have pictures to show you!) It was such an amazing time at Tryon. Tryon is such an amazing show experience. The facilities are state of the art and new buildings continue to be built in...

Friday Faves

Hiya! I can't believe how fast this week went by! It's already time for Friday Faves and I feel like it should only be Wednesday. I've tried a few new products this week that I can't wait to tell you about. I've been answering emails from the weight loss team members...

Friday Faves in Pictures

Happy Good Friday! This Friday Faves is full of pictures this week and comes to you with the excitement of packing for our cruise that Andrew and I leave for tomorrow! Absolute Favorite Friday Fave this week is from my daughter's 3 month old son, Rhett, with a little...

Friday Faves

Happy first Friday of Spring! So glad Spring is here and can't wait for the temps to be 70 and higher regularly. I love sharing some of my favorite things with you and seeing your comments/questions on them. Andrew and I are going on a cruise soon, so this week should...

Crucial Tips and Tricks to Avoid Weight Gain While Traveling

It is possible to avoid weight gain while traveling. I recently spent 10 days visiting adult kids and various family members in 3 different states, 6 cities consisting of long hours on planes and driving, including 5 days in a hotel. I didn't want to resort to the...

Dinner in Vegas: Not My Everyday Dining Experience

While in Vegas recently Andrew and I had dinner with some friends. We decided to try one of the finest Greek restaurants in North America, Estiatorio Milos. Andrew and I love a good ribeye every now and then and after previewing the menu online prior to arriving had...

8 Foolproof Tips to Prevent Weight Gain While on Vacation

Weight gain while on vacation is almost as bad as a rainy vacation. Vacation eating habits can be detrimental to the healthy habits you've worked so diligently to create. I am frequently disappointed at the limited number of healthy items on menus when dining out....

May Staycation in Pictures

Our first break of the summer was a nice relaxing staycation. Madison came from NC to visit, kids were out of school and Andrew took a week off from work!                     Madison's birthday! She wanted to go to Anasazi's for her birthday dinner, where they bring...

My Personal Experience with Torn Bulging Discs

                    Bulging discs can be very common for women over 40, especially active women over 40. I have several friends who are suffering with L4-L5 and L5-S1 bulging discs or who know other people with this issue. The answer is not to live with the pain. I...

Friday Faves + Big Announcement

Happy, happy Friday Friends! Another weekend is coming our way in a few hours! An update on the forever ongoing back issue...I had my MRI on Tuesday, saw the doctor for the results on Wednesday. Not a great back, (thanks for the genes, Dad)...some arthritis and 2...

Friday Faves on Earth Day

Hello my friends! Aren't you so happy it's Friday?! The week has been a bit slow here...no riding...no workouts...on the other hand...I tried to get a few things done I otherwise have a hard time fitting into my day. Update on my back...can I tell you how grateful I...

Weekend Gardening + Why You Should Enjoy Your Workout Program

                  Happy Monday! I look forward to Mondays because it's another week of the awesome workout program I am doing right now. The workout program I am doing right now is so much fun I never dread doing it. It is perfect for me because, most of the workouts...

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