Showing posts from June, 2014

Dave's Always Right

Thumbs up to the healthiest meal of the day!  Yep. You read that title right. My husband is ALWAYS right (except for when he's wrong). But in this case I'm about to talk about, he was right. Have you ever thought about eating clean, but gave up because it seemed completely overwhelming? I used to be one that thought "clean eating" was just another way to say "starve yourself". A long time ago, my husband, who is a type 1 diabetic, started teaching me about some clean eating principals in order to better educate me on how he could maintain his sugar levels throughout the day. Of course, I didn't want to listen to him or let him think for a second he knew more than me about something......but I lost this one. Spaghetti Squash FAIL! will someone teach me how to cut one of these things?! What I've learned for myself, is that eating this way is not only is good for Dave's diabetes, but has helped my own digestion, metabolism, skin, and e

The First Post!

Here we go-- my first blog post! I'm sure some of you are rolling your eyes or chuckling because I've only been trying to get Dave to start a blog for what? at least a year? But, here I am... and here we are... :) So, my reasoning behind this blog is fairly simple. I want to share my story and inspiration & I don't want to blow up the Facebook newsfeeds of everyone who doesn't care (it's been a hard lesson learned, but yes, some people just don't care about what I have to say!), so I feel like this is a safe place to do so. This blog will be mostly about my journey with my family, fitness, dancing, and friends. I'll always keep it positive, I promise. I'd like to just get a little bit of information out now about what inspired me to take this route at this point & why. Most of you know, I recently became a BeachBody coach. Once again, Dave had only been telling me I would be good at it for at least six months before I finally logged onto t