Grocery Haul & Weekly Meal Plan: Ideas to Help Start Your Weight Loss Journey

Weekly Meal Planner: January 16–January 22 (Monday-Sunday) Happy Sunday!  Since I went grocery shopping a little bit later than I wanted to today, I will be writing this post and trying to watch the football game.  Go Cowboys!  Anyways, I want to share with y’all…

Craft Beer + Weight Loss = ???

Last night, Jacob and I had a great time out with friends in Avondale.  It was our first time out on the town since New Years Eve.  Crazy!  Originally, we had planned to go to The Marble Ring, as we heard great things about this 20s themed speakeasy.  However, that…

Explore: Ellijay, Georgia

As a busy professional, sometimes you just need a quick getaway to recharge and refresh.  North Georgia has become one of our favorite, easy, getaway locations.  The drive to Ellijay is a little over 3 hours from Birmingham, which makes it ideal for a few days of rest and relaxation…

Meal Prep Routine + Weight Loss Journey Update #1

Jacob and I have been enjoying our unexpected, long weekend due to “snow” and icy conditions.  We’ve been able to get some stuff done around the house, rest and relax, and just enjoy time with one another.  I think Piper is the main one getting spoiled…

Driving in Ireland: We Survived!

On this cold and rainy day, I thought it would be good idea to add on to my Ireland travel guides.  The cold weather reminded me of our day at the Rock of Cashel. It was a windy and rainy day at Rock of Cashel but we were having fun…

Easy Egg Quiche Cups

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and I was totally skipping it on some days during the week.  With our weight loss journey, I decided to make it my goal to revamp our breakfast routine and meal choices.  Since our current weight loss plan is geared toward…

5 Tips for Starting Your Weight Loss Journey

Before I get into my five tips, I want you to remember that the overall goal is a healthier you that continues after you reach your ideal weight.  Please, please, please do not starve yourself or compare yourself to others.  Our bodies are different and the way we lose weight…