Marathon Training – Weeks 10-12

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Six weeks left (and only 5 more long runs) until go time! All I have to say is THANK GOODNESS! I'm quickly losing my love for running and each run takes a serious motivational speech to get me out …Continue Reading



… enjoying a glass of wine in your lulu is more important than spending the evening writing up a post. And that’s exactly what I did last night! I hope y’all have a wonderfully fun, safe and relaxing Labor Day weekend – I’ll see your pretty faces next week! xo Whatcha up to this weekend? […]

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WIAW – When My Mom Visits Chicago!

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Are y’all ready for an abbreviated version of this week’s What I Ate Wednesday edition? Kyle and I spent a lot of time outside last night (the weather was GORG) which was amazing, but it didn’t leave me any time to write up a post. Soooo… forgive the shortness although I’m sure our delicious eats […]

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#50 Treat Yourself Tuesday

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Before I jump into Treat Yourself Tuesday, did y’all catch my post from yesterday? If not, make sure you hop on over and check out the AMAZING project Katie is leading over the next year. I’m so proud of her and cannot wait to see where this adventure leads :) Now, for the treats! If you’re […]

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50 States In A Year

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Hi Olives ‘n Wine readers! I’m Katie and I blog over at Talk Less, Say More. I’m so excited Becky is letting me take over her little corner of the internet today because I have something really exciting to share… I guess I should start by telling you that I’m a bit of a dreamer […]

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… Life’s been busy. By my lack of presence on all of your inspiring blogs and my awfulness (Is that even a word?!) at replying to your wonderful comments in this space and my sporadic posting schedule, I’m fairly certain y’all could tell things have been a bit crayyyy in my little world as of […]

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Blue Diamond – BeeCause We Care

I’m not sure how many of you know this fun fact about me, but I am a pretty big science nerd. I always liked science classes growing up and while in college I majored in Environmental Science. During my MBA program, I received a minor in Sustainable Agriculture. Yup, you have a big ol’ science […]

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WIAW – Vegas Style!

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If you’ve ever been to Vegas, you know the food is one of the many reasons tourists come from near and far to the city of sin. There are restaurants galore for any and all tastes – Kyle and I love trying new places while visiting Vegas and I’m excited to share an abbreviated version of […]

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#49 Treat Yourself Tuesday

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Happy Tuesday! Kyle and I are on our way home after a wonderful (and fun, yet exhausting) long weekend in Las Vegas. It was our 4th time visiting – Kyle lovesssss Vegas so we go almost every year, and I think this was our best visit yet! The entire weekend was a treat and I’ll […]

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Let’s Get Iced – Challenge Accepted!


Hello from fabulous Las Vegas! Between delicious dinners, rich wines, celebrating my sister-in-law’s 21st birthday and doing a little shopping damage, the weekend has been a BLAST so far. I was also nominated to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge this weekend by my beautiful friend Lauren. Since I am always up for a challenge, […]

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