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non-bake brownie bites
Healthy Recipes

Healthy Snacks: Non-Bake Brownie Bites

I have been playing around trying to find a healthier substitute for brownies. So for my first attempt I didn’t want to stray too far from my base recipe, the Cashew Nuts Energy Balls. For this first batch of…

andreas canyon in palm springs
Hiking Palm Springs

Hike: Palm Springs – Andreas Canyon

Andreas Canyon is one of the Indian Canyons in Palm Springs. The short and easy trail around Andreas Creek is a welcome break from the usual desert hikes. It’s lush and green. It’s an oasis. The 1-mile hike around Andreas…

cashew nut energy balls
Healthy Recipes

Healthy Snacks: Cashew Nuts Energy Balls

I love these easy-to-make cashew nuts energy balls. You need: 2/3 cup cashews 2/3 cup rolled oats 2/3 cup pitted dates a pinch of Himalayan salt Prepare: soak the cashews for about 4 hours in filtered water throw everything into…

Austin Skyline from Lady Bird Lake Boardwalk
Hiking USA

Hike: Austin – Lady Bird Lake Boardwalk

During a recent trip to Austin, Texas, we finally managed to walk the Lady Bird Lake Boardwalk. This was less a hike and more a walk, but beautiful nonetheless. You’ll get a great view of the ever-changing and ever-growing…

Running Team in Training

I love my Team!

It has been an amazing Team in Training season and I wish I would have shared more with you as we trained. We had some fun moments learning THE BIG RESET & sumo-style stretching. We had amazing fundraising heroes,…