This is what happened. Remember when Snowpocalypse hit the southeast? Well, here in Alabama when there’s any mention of snow (or ice) the state shuts down. Literally. Trust me, there’s good reason. We’re not equipped for snow and icy conditions like our lovely northerners that like to make jokes about us when it does happen. […]

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Although this year came to a complete halt for me, there were a few highlights of 2016 that I wanted to share and just say…THANK YOU. My first is to my beautiful Mama and my family who always encouraged me on my journey as a distance runner. Being a woman with curves (plus-size) I never […]

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Peppermint Bark is one of my absolute favorite treats (ever), especially this time of year! When the season rolls around, like my favorite egg nog, my favorite peppermint bark is hard to find. Then I got to thinking…I would love to make it myself, so I can get my fix whenever I want. I made […]

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I know it’s the holiday season and traditional holiday foods usually pull rank—but I love that I can enjoy one of my favorites even during holidays. I’m huge fan of ethnic-inspired foods (as most of you probably know by now), so I wanted to add a special twist to two of my favorite cuisines. For […]

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My Mom showed me that gifts didn’t have to be expensive, but the thought that goes into them and just showing someone you care is all that matters. It’s about sharing love without expecting anything in return. When you give freely without reservation, the universe will give back to you 100-fold. That being said, this […]

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