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Ride Report: Getting Back In The Saddle

Getting back in the saddle after limited riding this Spring and Summer is both a relief and a challenge. I’m finally feeling back in the swing of things.  I mentioned a few days ago that injury, illness and school being out for the summer put a damper on my riding plans. Last week, my son […]

Thai Meatballs with Coconut Rice

Thai Meatballs are the perfect shake up for my meal planning auto-pilot. Simple to make, a hit with the whole family, and easy to pack up for lunches – these meatballs and coconut curry sauce are just what you didn’t know your menu was missing! Earlier in my married life, I struggled with menu planning. […]

One Pot Cumin Chicken

As much as I enjoy good food and cooking, I need easy dishes that simplify my to do list on busy nights. With the school year around the corner I’m stocking up on recipes like this One Pot Cumin Chicken that can be prepped ahead of time, put on the table when I’m busy and […]

Pressing Pause: 101 in 1001 Update

Even for the goal oriented among us, life has a way of sometimes pressing pause. An update as my 101 in 1001 starts to wind down and a look at how 2016 hasn’t quite rolled out the way I was planning.  As a working parent, July has become a bit of a bench mark in […]

Balancing Home & Barn

Maintaining your riding in the midst of the busy every day is always a challenge. But I've found some tips and tools that work for me and I'm sharing them with you! Learn More

Fit2Ride

I'm working to lose weight, build strength and improve my strength and flexibility. I share my recipes, my workouts and my struggles. We also have a Facebook group just for riders looking to get more fit. Want to join me?
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Around My Table

Creating and sharing a meal with family & friends is as nourishing to the soul as good food is to the body. Come gather around my table.
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  • Getting back in the saddle after limited riding this Spring and Summer is both a relief and a challenge. I’m finally feeling back in the swing of things.  I mentioned a few days ago that injury, illness and school being out for the summer put a damper on my riding plans. Last week, my son… [Continue Reading]

    Ride Report: Getting Back In The Saddle
  • Thai Meatballs are the perfect shake up for my meal planning auto-pilot. Simple to make, a hit with the whole family, and easy to pack up for lunches – these meatballs and coconut curry sauce are just what you didn’t know your menu was missing! Earlier in my married life, I struggled with menu planning.… [Continue Reading]

    Thai Meatballs with Coconut Rice
  • As much as I enjoy good food and cooking, I need easy dishes that simplify my to do list on busy nights. With the school year around the corner I’m stocking up on recipes like this One Pot Cumin Chicken that can be prepped ahead of time, put on the table when I’m busy and… [Continue Reading]

    One Pot Cumin Chicken
  • Even for the goal oriented among us, life has a way of sometimes pressing pause. An update as my 101 in 1001 starts to wind down and a look at how 2016 hasn’t quite rolled out the way I was planning.  As a working parent, July has become a bit of a bench mark in… [Continue Reading]

    Pressing Pause: 101 in 1001 Update
  • Maybe it’s the school supplies, but I’m starting to wish for Fall. And that means my favorite Fall foods like this rich and creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup. Just the right combination of soul-warming and fresh, it’s perfect to give you a taste of Fall.  I can eat soup all year. Even when we’re… [Continue Reading]

    Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup