in Home, Triathlon

5 QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE SAYING YES TO A TRIATHLON RACE VENUE

If you are not getting to participate in deciding race venues triwife/partner, you may need to have “the conversation”. This should really be a joint decision or at the very least, you should get to voice your opinion on which races they’re thinking about. So, the next time your triathlete says, “I’m thinking of signing up for Ironman Mont Tremblant” here’s what you should ask…

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a delicious, easy veggie frittata
in Good Eats, Recipes, That's Life

A Delicious, Easy Frittata Made Just the Way You Like It

Planning dinner or brunch sometimes lacks the planning for me…. I just look in the refrigerator and start pulling things out.  Most of the time I know it will involve eggs.  A Frittata is a great choice, given it is quick, easy, always tasty, and a crowd pleaser. For this recipe, I went for a veggie Frittata, but it is easy enough to change up…

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in Home, On the Menu, Recipes

SUPER BOWL PARTY MENU THAT’S MORE THAN CHIPS AND DIP

Just because Super Bowl parties are usually loaded with snacks and munchies does not mean that they need to be filled with processed, unhealthy foods, AND the boring chips and dip. Super Bowl Sunday should be a day that everyone enjoys, so keep it easy and delicious with this great menu. We have compiled our favorites for you, so you can get it all prepared…

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in International, Travel Done Well

Dining and Drinking Options at the Suzhou Marriott Hotel in China

China is amazing and has so much to offer.  I still can’t believe I was lucky enough to get to visit.  One of my favorite hotels I stayed at was the Suzhou Marriott, which I reviewed for TravelingMom.  Honestly, you never have to leave the hotel with all of its fabulous dining options, health club, spa, and well-appointed rooms.  It all makes your stay in…

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in Getting Fit, Home, On the Menu

My Perfectly Designed Breakfast: Oat Pro3 Review

We are very fortunate to have Lindsay back as our guest blogger. This time she has found a new breakfast powerhouse that she is in love with and wants to share with the world! As a triathlete, I pay very specific attention to my diet and nutritional needs. I have seen nutritionists and have become an unofficial “researching professional” on everything endurance and diet related….

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ca'momi osteria in napa
in Good Eats, Restaurants, That's Life, Travel Done Well

Ca’ Momi Osteria Restaurant Review – A Special Spot In Downtown Napa

Something special opened in downtown Napa last fall – Ca’ Momi Osteria restaurant.  While the restaurant may be new, the soul, the food and the wine is rooted deeply in the traditions of Italy and the Napa Valley. Ca’ Momi Enoteca has been in Napa Valley for over 5 years serving pizza and amazing pastries, but the story starts well before that.  Valentina Guolo-Migotta, the…

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in Good Eats, Recipes

Yummy Sweet Potato and Black Bean Nachos

There are some nights we just want something light, fast, and yummy and this Sweet Potato and Black Bean Nachos checks all those boxes.  Plus, this dish is perfect for football watching; think upcoming Super Bowl, especially if you are looking for something that won’t leave you feeling- UGH!  It is fresh, clean, and packed with goodness. Servings:  One cookie sheet is enough for dinner for…

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traveling the world with your family
in Fabulous Finds, International, That's Life, Travel Done Well, Travel Tips

Best Tips When Traveling The World With Your Family

We’ve done a lot of traveling over the years with the kids, both domestically and internationally.  It takes planning, fortitude, AND creativity, but I wouldn’t trade one experience for the world.  We’re happy to share what we’ve learned with you.  Some of these are for the kids and some of them are for the grown ups.  These are not the technical tips having to do…

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