Sprint Tri Success! (Massage Envy Review and Giveaway)


I did it!   On Monday I finished my first Sprint Triathlon – a 400 meter swim, 12 mile bike, 3.1 mile run event. My friend, Tanya, and I have been training for most of the summer and I knew I still had SO much room for improvement, but I finished strong and… It. Felt. [...]

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Help the Arthritis Foundation by Going to Massage Envy!

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  Only 6 more days until my sprint triathlon and I’m getting pretty nervous. I’ve been training pretty hard for the past 6 weeks or so but I still feel like I’m not quite ready. Last Saturday I ran 6-miles and then on Sunday I participated in a pre-race clinic. My friend Tanya and I [...]

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Free KitchenAid Blender from Imperial Sugar


I love Smoothies and they can be a yummy part of a healthful diet, full of vitamins and protein. They can also be fun to make with your kids and a refreshing treat especially in the Houston summer heat that continues throughout the fall and sometimes well into the winter months! Did you know that [...]

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My Kids Make Me Smile! – A #FABsmile Giveaway!


Summer is almost over which is really bittersweet. While it will be good for the kids to get back to a routine and I personally love the fall season in general, I also enjoy the extra time I get to spend with my kids during the long break from school. With less than two weeks [...]

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Training for a Sprint Triathlon – This is not a Drill!


  My sprint Tri is just 17 days away. On Labor Day morning, while others are packing up the mini van for a trip to the beach or the lake, I’ll be starting the first leg of my swim, bike, run event…and I’m nervous. Setting the goal to participate in this event was a strategic [...]

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A Tea Party in the Country with Cadbury Blue Bunny Ice Cream Bars


Have you been Living The Dream this summer? For me, it’s been one of the most activity-filled summers in a long time. We started before school even let out with a dream trip to Disney World. As soon as summer break started, we hit the road for a weekend trip to San Antonio for fun [...]

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