Prepping for my First 5K

I’m doing it. I am running my first 5K! I’ve always loved the thought of races, admired those that enjoy running, and I’ve always wanted to love to run myself. Unfortunately, every time I try to get into it, it just never works (no matter how much I pretend.) I guess the boredom and exercise-induced asthma don’t help, either. But…
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Recipe: Scandinavian Almond Cake

During my visit to Door County, Wisconsin a few weeks ago, I visited this adorable little shop called Pipka’s. Pipka’s has all sorts of custom, handmade vintage-style artwork, home decor, jewelry, collectables and more (made by Pipka herself.) And if you go back far enough into the shop, she has cookbooks, gourmet coffees and samples of her famous cakes. She…
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Photo Journal: Firehouse Subs Family Reunion

Every year, Firehouse Subs Headquarters, the franchisees and their families head down to Orlando for an annual “Family Reunion,” and this year I had the opportunity to tag along since Jimmy now works for Firehouse HQ. And we would be staying at Disney. Of course this would be fun for anyone, but I hadn’t been to Disney World since I…
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LEGOLAND Florida and Ticket Giveaway!

Two months ago, I began a new chapter of my life and started a new job with an ad agency, managing the PR and social media for the Southern Ford Dealers, as well as further leveraging existing sponsorships. I knew it would be a great opportunity and come with nice perks, but never in my wildest dreams did I think…
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