Earlier this spring, Frankie met a couple who owns an 8ish acre mini-farm in Johnstown, Ohio who needed help trimming and pruning their apple trees. Frankie was happy to help, knowing that we'd be paid in an abundance of apples this fall. If your husband isn't working for apples, then you're missing out! Harvest time … Continue reading An Applesolutely Perfect Weekend
We were right around 6 months removed from the farm. Quick Recap for those who don’t know- Frankie & I tried to start Ohio’s largest commercial hops farm in over 100 years. We acquired the land, sought out investors, and planted 26 acres of hops before it all came crashing down in November 2017. The … Continue reading Our Debt Free Journey
I was spoiled. My first taste of an Açaí Bowl came while traveling on the Hawaiian island of Molokai. It was about midway through the week, and we were preparing to head out for a hiking trip through the Halawa Valley to swim in a waterfall. If you don't know much about Molokai, the friendly … Continue reading Açaí Bowl
I was nearing the end of a series of sprints on the treadmill- red-faced, exhausted, sore. I was feeling weak when the crude song playing in my ears reminded me that the darkest hour never comes in the night. The darkest hour never comes in the night. I was reminded of the reason I chose … Continue reading Sound of Madness
Why yes, yes you can. This meme popped up in my timeline on Facebook the other day. I think its from around 2008. We’ve come a long… okay, really not so far. It made me laugh either way because I can totally relate to little kitty there. I just want a cheeseburger- is that a … Continue reading I Can Has Cheezburger?
I sought to Pinterest one evening to see what the bloggers of the world were adding to their greek yogurt to make it a more filling snack. Surprisingly, I couldn't find a lot of results that weren't your typical "fruit & granola" type of thing, so I decided to make my own mash-up, and you've … Continue reading Chocolate PB Yogurt
Guys... Do you SEE that cover photo? Gorgeous salad. Awesome fonts. You probably thought this was gonna be some fitness person with a stellar blog and ripped abs. Wrong. Average person here- hiya! I'm sad to admit that I've read more about diet and fitness than anyone ever should. If I spent half the time … Continue reading Intermittent Fasting