Want CRAZY dreams? Take some ZMA.

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I am now 9 days into our gym's Real Food Challenge and it's been a real eye-opener. Not only has going gluten-free and processed-foods-free given me much more energy, but I've also gained some crazy imagination when it comes to my dreams. At a health and nutrition lecture a few months ago, our head coach Judah (who has a Master's degree in pharmacology & toxicology and teaches nutrition at … [Read more...]

Pics made easier with Picasound


Many of my friends are scrambling to get pictures of their kids for Christmas cards done in time for Christmas. Or New Years. If your kids are anything like mine, getting them to look at the camera is nothing short of a Christmas miracle. Also, if you are anything like me 90% of your pictures come from your iPhone. There's a great new app called Picasound (get it? Pick a Sound ;)) that helps … [Read more...]

When I Grow Up, I’ll Be a Gator! {Review & Giveaway)


When I was pregnant with Jackson, the first thing my husband did was search for Boston College books for our unborn child. He found a cute little book that talks about BC to read to our baby and I was so depressed that I couldn't find a similar version for my love alma-mater, University of Florida. Fortunately, soon after Jackson was born, UF graduate Amy Hammond wrote "When I Grow Up, I'll Be a … [Read more...]

UF vs. BC, a tense weekend in the Gator’s Den this weekend

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For the first time in our five and a half year relationship, our beloved alma-maters are playing each other this weekend.  A three game baseball series in Gainesville started off yesterday with a near-perfect game by the Gators, beating the Eagles 4-0.  Of course, that means the excuses by Greg have also started: "Floridians can play baseball year-round" or "UF gives more $ to baseball … [Read more...]

Go Gators!


Beat FSU! This is the best picture I could get of the busy toddler :) … [Read more...]

We’re back!


I've been a very bad blogger, I apologize.  I had no idea how much harder life would get when your 10 month old is on the go and into everything!! We are all doing great and just returned from a long trip to Florida. Greg joined us later in the week and we took him to his first game at the Swamp. Needless to say, he is finally a Gator fan (although his heart will always belong to Boston … [Read more...]