Honey Chicken Kabobs


Summertime is one of my favorite seasons to get out and fire up the grill. I just love the extra flavor that comes from grilling and of course being able to avoid heating up the house on these dreadfully hot days is a big plus! These honey chicken kabobs have always been a favorite staple in our house. Continue reading “Honey Chicken Kabobs”


Full Body Circuit Training

I have such a love/hate relationship with circuit training. I love it because it hits so many muscles at once and improves my overall conditioning, however it always amounts to one killer workout! Right now, I typically break up my lifting days into

  • chest/triceps/shoulders
  • back/biceps/light legs
  • legs and
  • full body circuit training

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Chicken Fajitas

What can I say, I am a lover of Mexican food! Fajitas, burritos, tacos, salsa, guacamole…the list could go on forever. Unfortunately, our budget (and waistlines) can’t do the authentic Mexican flavor found at a restaurant every time I’m craving Mexican. The ingredients on most seasoning packets can leave a lot to be desired…along with a lot of MSG. I also find that most seasoning packets are way too salty for my taste. Continue reading “Chicken Fajitas”

Pilot Mountain Day Hike and a Core Workout to Boot


Perfect summer weather = a perfect reason to get outside and enjoy the outdoors. I don’t know about where you all live, but it has been miserably hot and humid here in North Carolina. This weekend offered plenty of sunshine with low humidity so we knew we had to get outside and seize the day! We drove up to Pilot Mountain and spent the morning hiking with the kiddos. Continue reading “Pilot Mountain Day Hike and a Core Workout to Boot”