Springtime Adventures

I Love You, California

So, as luck would have it, Kevin and I know LOTS of awesome people who live in (or very near) San Francisco. And so, when we were planning a very last minute trip (Kevin had a week off between ending a new job and starting a new one) San Fran seemed like the obvious choice. It […]

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And The Splits59 Giveaway Winner Is… (Plus Some More Great Workout Clothes To Add To Your Wish List)

Congratulations to Pam Saunders for winning the Splits59 Sabrina Legend Singlette Tank on my blog’s latest giveaway! Pam — a fellow Pure Barre Winston-Salem studio devotee — says her favorite springtime workout activities include walking her dog Bella, catching up with friends during long neighborhood walks, and Pure Barre (“such a feel good rush after […]

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Raw Berry Pie + Weekend Round-Up

I’ll admit I was a little skeptical of this “pie” at first. The crust is made of just dates, walnuts, cinnamon, and vanilla extract? Hmm. But, as it turns out, the stuff is delicious! It tastes clean, simple, and delightfully fresh, and I’m sure I’ll be making variations of this treat throughout the summer. It […]

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Eating Sriracha Burgers In The Mountains

Kevin and I traveled to Brevard, North Carolina (near-ish Asheville), to spend this past weekend at our friend Mary’s dad’s gorgeous mountain house. Mary and Allen have been so generous with this place, and this is the third trip we’ve taken there. This time, we were joined by another couple, Knox and Kathleen (who drove […]

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Pink Lemonade Cake – A First Attempt

Yesterday was so surprisingly (and delightfully) sunny and warm out, I felt inspired to bake something appropriately upbeat. I love the pink lemonade cake at Dewey’s (a yummy Moravian Winston-Salem bakery), and felt inspired to try a version in my kitchen. After all, what’s more warm weather appropriate than pink lemonade, really? I’d added this […]

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My Springtime Activity Wish List

I’m starting to feel really ready for springtime to arrive. I’m sure it’s partially (okay, maybe mostly) influenced by the abundance of super-cute spring clothes and accessories that are popping up in stores, but regardless of the cause I’m feeling antsy for some warm (or at least warm-ish) weather. Even though Kevin and I have […]

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