And happy May day! I’m most likely partaking in a free Bacardi Rum Factory tour with samples to follow…a wise decision before a long flight, but couldn’t stop the ALSS mojo from going strong.
Monday: Jillian Michael’s Ripped in 30 Level 1 + 2 mile run
Tuesday: This total body workout from Jill Conyers
Wednesday: Packing and totally losing my cool before vacation-mode
Thursday-Sunday: Island time bay-bay 🙂
So fitting for spring…minus the whole it snowed here this week thing. Remember that some things fall apart so bigger and prettier things can flourish.
Music of the Moment:
As much as I try to remain hipster in my weekly music scene, I literally cannot stop putting this song on repeat. If only this came out a few months later, it would have totally been one of my summer jamzz.
Lobster Mango Avocado Salad – Running to the Kitchen
Oh. My. Gahd. I want all of these all summer long…but like NOW.
Chocolate Chip Banana Pancake Casserole – Lexi’s Clean Kitchen
Why I never thought to put pancakes into casserole form is beyond me, but I’m so glad Lexi put the thought into my mind. Pancakes for dayzzz!
Cinnamon Roll Greek Yogurt Pancakes – Running with Spoons
Obvs I got pancakes on the brain this week, especially when they combine with ooey gooey cinnamon-y rolls. And icing. It’s all about the icing.
Zoodles with Spicy Sesame Almond Butter Sauce – In It 4 the Long Run
I keep telling myself I need to bust out the spiralizer attachment for my KitchenAid, and this recipe is looking like the finally swift kick to get me going. I mean..it does involve nut butter after all. 🙂
5 Question Not to Ask a Vegan – Hummusapien
While I am definitely not vegan, I can relate to some of these same questions in my vegetarian days.
Satisfy Food Cravings, Don’t Kick Them – Avocado a Day Nutrition
I’m a nutrition nerd, and find food cravings fascinating. While craving a chocolate dipped donut probably doesn’t signify a nutritional deficiency, it’s important to recognize every craving for what it is. EAT THE DONUT.
Make Exercise Work For You – Be Truly Nourished
The best exercise routine you can ever do for your body is the one that you’ll stick to. There’s no miracle exercise, and one isn’t better than the other. But moving your body regularly and in a way you enjoy is the best way to set you up for success and health.
How to Be Productive While Working From Home – The Blissful Balance
I find it SO distracting to try and work on projects at home, and usually end up at Starbucks or the library. These tips definitely sounds doable and a way to get ish done.
The Blogger’s Guide to Nofollow Links – Free Borboleta
Properly linking on blog posts, especially sponsored ones is a biggie when it comes to being on Google’s good side. Here’s everything you need to know about linking properly and when to do it.
How To Clean Up Pinterest Boards in 4 Simple Steps – Simple Pin Media
This is definitely on my list of to-do’s when I fall into another Netflix binge. At least now I actually have a plan of action on how to go about it.
From the Blog:
This time 6 months ago I …
…made pesto chicken salad and it was everything I imagined it to be. Pesto heals all wounds.
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