Monthly Archive: January, 2015


When I started as a spinning instructor, my goal was to be known as the instructor with great music. I’m pretty sure I’ve succeeded in meeting this goal. I think I’m also known… Continue reading


I used to be AWESOME at working out on my own. In college I woke up before 6:00 every weekday and got on the first bus and spent time in the gym before… Continue reading

Almond Raspberry Braid

Okay, this is the final of my birthday posts (yeah, I may have overdone it a bit) and the first time I’ve shared a complete recipe on this blog! I’ve shared before that… Continue reading

Happy Birthday to Me!

Yesterday I celebrated my birthday. Growing up, I don’t remember especially looking forward to birthdays. After college I lived with my brother and sister in law for a bit and she loves her… Continue reading

Bread Bread Bread

For years I’ve thought it would be awesome to be a person who bakes bread. But I’ve been so intimidated that I haven’t even tried. I mean, what flour to use? How long… Continue reading

Feel the burn

Hey there! Happy Monday! It’s a wet one here in Silver Spring. I started the day with a 6:30 am spin class. I was much more excited about that early morning time before… Continue reading

2015 Races

My whole race year is pretty up in the air but there are several I would REALLY like to do. I’m not currently registered for any race which is pretty weird for me.… Continue reading