I LOVE meal prepping. It embodies the kind of mother and working professional that I long to be – organized, sophisticated, practical, a true go-getter. And some magical days, it is all true; life finds a way to bring the moments of my day a beautiful and effortless tapestry of efficiency. When I do manage […]
I love all things spice. In my younger years of unstoppable optimism and blissful financial ignorance, I spent a great deal of money on travel (work in the summer, transfer my box of dollar bills into American Express Traveler’s Checks, and dart off for the fall). I spent a good deal of time in South […]
Eggs! Who doesn’t love eggs? I do. So does my husband. And we eat a lot – like 6-10 eggs A DAY a lot. But actually making eggs every morning? That’s where things get tricky. I’ll be honest. Unless I pre-make breakfast, breakfast as a meal doesn’t happen. Coffee will happen. But food, as in […]
80 Day Obsession took my winter by storm; it was a simple invitation and a seemingly simple challenge – eat like an athlete; train like an athlete; every day. As a self-proclaimed athlete, this seemed relatively straightforward. I had committed to various exercise and training programs in the past. I had explored all the diets […]
It’s a strange thing…faith – a word wrapped in considerable doubt, angst, and lore. Divisive, even.
But, if there is one thing being a mother and an athlete has taught me, it is that faith (in anything good) and a strong moral compass are as essential to adventure, safety, and happiness in the mountains as an actual compass.