Things I’m Loving Lately #10

I love sharing some of my favorites with you, so here are some things I'm loving these days. Summer Weather This week it has been cloudy and rainy, but up until this week the weather has been quite nice! I know I complain about the weather up here a lot. But, you guys, we are actually having a real summer!! Now, technically, this picture was taken in our greenhouse, but I assure you the temperature has been that temperature at…

Balsamic Quinoa and Roasted Pine Nut Salad

Happy Monday! I hope your weekend was a good one. I worked at the store all weekend, which was fun, but I also miss out on family time. I don't have a lot of my own recipes on the blog because frankly I am not creative enough to come up with new ones; I am much better at following a recipe. But every once in a great while I find a little creativity and come up with something quite delicious!…

Her Tern Half Marathon 2016 – Race Recap

This was my third time running the Her Tern Half & Quarter Marathon, and it continues to be a favorite of mine. The first year I ran the half marathon, the second year I ran the quarter marathon while I was pregnant, and this year I did the half again. And if you missed it, you might want to read my first post: why I chose to run this race even though I wasn't supposed to, per the PT and…