New Beginnings!

Hello Everyone! As many of you know, I am about to embark on a new journey in life.  Starting on Saturday, I will no longer be living in my hometown of Bethlehem, PA.  When I initially moved back to Bethlehem after spending five years in Charlottesville, Virginia, I wasn’t that excited.  Don’t get me wrong- I … Continue reading



Its been awhile since I last posted, but between packing up 20 years of my life into boxes, travelling for weddings, and trying to see my closest friends as much as possible in the next three weeks- blogging has been on the back burner! Another reason I’ve haven’t made the time to blog is because … Continue reading

Pizza Perfect!

Nothing beats a great pizza fresh from the oven! I’ve recently come around to enjoying pizza and have tried to make it as healthy as possible while including my favorite flavors.  It has taken a little bit of patience and experimenting, but I’ve finally worked out the kinks to making a great homemade pizza.  1. … Continue reading

Happy Birthday MoM!

Today is a very special day! It’s my mom, Laura’s, birthday.  I love celebrating birthdays.  I think when I first signed up for Facebook and had to list my interests, celebrating birthdays was right up there with mornings, cooking, and german shepherds.  Anway, I think its fun to make a person feel special on his/her … Continue reading

Sunday Dinner!

Happy Tuesday! Its been a few weeks since I wrote a post about a family dinner, so I want to share with you my Sunday dinner this week- Pierogi with sautéed Red Cabbage ( picture from The third weekend of every month, the women at my church have a pierogi sale.  They come to the church hall on … Continue reading


For the past two years, I’ve had the privilege to be sponsored by a fabulous running company called Oiselle- Women’s Running Apparel.  As mentioned in previous blog posts, I’m honored to be part of an awesome movement in women’s running! Recently, the company asked us “Why do you Run?”  I thought it would be the … Continue reading

Prom for my Princess!

Happy Monday! Last Friday was one of those day’s I’ll always remember.  So much happened in a 24 hour period that by Saturday morning I was exhausted! I started my day off with a beautiful run with my good friend Jonna on the South Mountain Trails.  I put on my Oiselle t-shirt and shorts and … Continue reading

The Rule of Three

The “rule of three” is a writing principle that can be applied to other aspects of life! In literature, things in three’s are funnier, more satisfying, and more effective.  For example, the Three Stooges, the Three Little Pigs.  In religion we talk about the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.  Faith, Hope, Love.  In sports its … Continue reading

Sunday Salmon Special

The Sunday dinner this week did not disappoint! Yet again, thanks to Cooking Light we enjoyed a healthy but satisfying dinner. Since the beginning of 2012, I’ve contemplated becoming a vegetarian.  Through the health and nutrition courses I took in college, and my personal interest in the topic, a plant-based diet is the healthiest way to … Continue reading