Figuring It Out

Does it feel like I have been spinning in circles for a year? Because it has to me. It is the one-year anniversary of me quitting my full-time job and tackling doing photography 75% of the time {I moonlight at Starbucks for benefits}. Looking back, the past year has been rockier than anticipated, there were … Continue reading

5 Miles in

On January 1st it started–90 miles run or walked, in 90 days. On the first day I slept in and honestly avoided it for as long as I could. Then my husband and I went to Body Evolution and knocked it out. Then I finished it off with a 1,000m row. I felt good but … Continue reading

Deep Thoughts

Recently I have been doing some thinking while going through my third Whole30. When I read It Starts with Food they discussed the idea of food grief, and I felt like I went through a lot of that in January, but what I am coming to realize is that this food grief is happening each time … Continue reading

Some People are Jerks

I won’t go into too many details as to who this person is, but I had an interesting conversation with someone who also CrossFits in my life this week. CrossFit is one of the main things we have in common and since we don’t workout at the same box, we like to compare notes. We … Continue reading

2013 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 3,900 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 3 trips to carry that many people. Click here to … Continue reading

A Letter to Those Starting

I know a lot of people who want to start a life change, who want to eat better and workout. A lot of them don’t even get started because of the voices in their head talk them out of it. I have been there, I was that person, I know exactly what your head says … Continue reading

WODing Sick?

Originally posted on Just Add Broccoli:
It is not always necessary to skip a WOD when you are feeling under the weather, but knowing when to rest and when to WOD can be a bit tricky.  Here is something to consider when you are wanting to get in a WOD.  What are your symptoms? Give…

The Shine On Award

I got nominated for my first ever blogging award!! My mind is kind of blown that this little area of insanity is being recognized, it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy and I thank Crazy.Sweaty.Mommy for nominating me. You rock!! This sassy mom CrossFits, makes delicious recipes and just lets it roll on her … Continue reading