not always recipe related

Posts not about food/not including recipes

#GOMO: Go Out More Often AKA 2017 Bucket List

If I didn’t participate in an online message board or have coworkers a decade+ younger than me, I’m fairly certain I’d have no idea what new slang terms and acronyms are now being said. Okay, let’s be real. I still have to ask what exactly those mean, because apparently this […]

Cookaholic Wife is going on Vacation!

Vacation! It is finally here! My mom and Rodney go on cruises nearly every year and they had been asking us to go along with them. We tried to pull something together for 2016 but there were too many expenses and not enough time to plan, so we decided to […]

So, we bought a house…

No, that’s not a joke. So I should probably start this off by saying that throughout the course of our entire relationship, Tom and I have always been very decisive when it came to purchasing things. We picked out furniture on three separate occasions in less than an hour. We […]

Fast Metabolism Diet Thoughts, Days 15-28

Here are my daily thoughts on the final two weeks of the Fast Metabolism Diet. Day 15, January 23 –  Week 3 begins! I found compliant oat milk and Wegman’s and it’s delicious! Next week I’m going to look for cereal because I really want more of this delicious milk! […]

Fast Metabolism Diet Thoughts, Days 1-14

As a way to hold myself accountable and let others know how the Fast Metabolism Diet is on a daily basis, I thought I’d keep a log of some thoughts for each day. This will be shared with you every two weeks until I hit my goal weight. turkey avocado […]

Happy 2017!

Hi there! I feel as though I have a lot of explaining to do and I’m not really sure where to start. This blog is not and will never be political and I really don’t want to go there, but it is related to my lack of posts and since […]

A Day in Washington, D.C.

I live within 90 minutes from Washington, D.C. but I’ve the majority of the time I’ve spent there was  during field trips while I was in elementary and middle school. As an adult, I’ve been to one concert at RFK stadium and I’ve been to Washington Union Station a few […]

Florida Vacation Recap

During the holidays Tom decided that we should go back to Universal Studios this year. They had recently opened the new portion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and his brother had recently moved to the Tampa area. We were both more than done with the cold weather and […]

Review: Juice in the Raw

One of my most popular posts is a review I did on a juice cleanse by Ouri’s Fruit. They have recently changed their juices to appear under the name Juice from the Raw, and seeing as most people want to try juicing for the first time in the new year […]

2015 New Years Resolutions

I’m not very big on making new years resolutions because like most people, I typically don’t end up following them. However, I’ve decided that I’m going to share my plans for the new year here in hopes that you’ll want to hold me accountable. Last spring I participated in a […]