Week 2 Recap: I’m Trying Crossfit for a Month!

Week 2 Recap: I’m Trying Crossfit for a Month!

I find myself writing the blog post much earlier than anticipated, without the sense of pride and accomplishment that accompanied my Week 1 recap. On Monday, I seriously injured my lower back during the metcon (metabolic conditioning) portion of the workout. My instructor had me substitute heavy kettlebell swings for snatches. This was a safety [...]

Wedding Wednesday: The Pink Bride Show (Knoxville, TN)

Wedding Wednesday: The Pink Bride Show (Knoxville, TN)

Sunday, August 13th, the Knoxville Convention Center hosted The Pink Bride 2017 Show! The show boasted your ability to "plan your whole wedding in one day, in one place!". Although I think that might be a bit (or a lot) of an overstatement, I still thought the event was a lot of fun, and worth [...]

Sephora PLAY! July 2017 Box Review

Sephora PLAY! July 2017 Box Review

Hello Beauty Lovers! I'm just gonna go right out there and say it- I LOVE beauty subscription boxes. They give you the opportunity to sample so may different products at a reasonable cost. Although I've had my fair share of uninspiring samples, I've also come across products that I would have never discovered otherwise. But [...]

Week 1 recap- I’m trying Crossfit for a month!

Week 1 recap- I’m trying Crossfit for a month!

So. Many. Acronyms. No, seriously. Everything (at least that's what it felt like) was written in acronyms. It started with the workout, which was posted publicly on a whiteboard in the middle of the gym. "WOD" was scribbled proudly across the top of the board, warning all those who entered of the torture that was [...]