Summer Highlights

By Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Well, it's coming to an end, summer 2016 is gonzo. This final week is administrative - picking up school supplies, lunch goodies and new shoes. We would love to say that we have successfully got our kids back on a more respectable routine, but that is not the case. Bedtime is happening much too late. This summer might have been ...

Fitness Friday-On The Farm

By Friday, August 26, 2016

Meg and I have a friend with 100 acres and a fantastic barn; when she invited us to workout we were in. Although the workout was harder than we wanted it to be, the post workout Caesar and lounge by the pool made it totally worth it. Since we had limited equipment, we decided to do a Tabata workout; ...

Dry September 2016

By Wednesday, August 24, 2016

I'm not sure why - well, I actually totally know why. After a wonderful summer of BBQs, cottages, and poolside shenanigans (read too much food and booze), the time of year has come to dry out for a month. Dry September is upon us. With a little over a week to go, the two of us ...

The Twilight Zone.

By Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Yesterday was a weird day. I stayed in my pajamas until 3 o'clock, and thought about cleaning my house. The only thing I got around to doing was organizing my spices; turns out I'm out of oregano. It was odd for my children too. Freya came downstairs shortly after getting up asking if she could use the iPad ...

Grilled Peach and Sweet Potato Salad

By Friday, August 19, 2016

Peaches are in season and I am loving it. I have my kids fully committed to singing Peaches by The Presidents of the United States of America, every time we eat them. When I first started singing it (while opening a can of peaches, natch), they thought I had made the song up; I can't say it has the strongest of lyrics. ...