I started the 10-Day You Challenge yesterday. Yesterday was a bit of a somber post, talking about 10 things in my life that have been hard. Today, though, I get to talk about 9 things that I love: 1. MY FAMILY My husband and two daughters are the center of my universe. I love them more… Continue reading 9 things I love
I ran across this 10-day challenge on Pinterest. Essentially, you’re supposed to post something for 10 days to reveal things about yourself, including the following: 10 hard things, 9 loves, 8 fears, 7 wants, 6 places, 5 foods, 4 books, 3 films, 2 songs, 1 picture of yourself I thought this would be interesting and… Continue reading The 10-Day You Challenge
What a crazy couple of weeks it has been! Our youngest daughter graduated from high school this past weekend and we’ve been busy getting ready for her big party. The party is such a production – food, beverages, displays, decorations, and cleaning! Here are some photos from the momentous occasion: The graduate: Me and my… Continue reading Recap of Kayla’s graduation day
My daughter’s graduation ceremony and party is in 9 days. 9 days….I hyperventilate a little bit every time I think about it. I love to plan parties and love having parties, but I’m a complete wreck until the party actually starts. I want everything to be perfect. I want all of the guests to walk… Continue reading Staying on track when your life is complete chaos!
I’ve received lots of great advice since I started running a few years ago. Something that a runner friend of mine told me will always stick with me, though. She told me that no matter how long someone has been running, the first mile is always the hardest. It’s so true. Every run I start… Continue reading What Running Has Taught Me
I recently read an article that really struck a chord with me: 10 Things Better than a Bad Habit For the most part, I live a really healthy lifestyle: I eat lots of servings of fruits and veggies, I exercise regularly, I drink plenty of water, I stay away from alcohol and fried, fatty foods.… Continue reading 10 Things Better than Unhealthy Weekends
After having a bit of a rough week, I was really looking forward to the weekend. It started on Friday night with a Game of Thrones Season 1 marathon. My husband and I LOVE this show! Now I know that I absolutely MUST put the books on my to-read list! Saturdays are always the same… Continue reading Weekend recap
Disclaimer: This isn’t going to be my typical upbeat, inspirational, motivational blog where I talk about how great my workouts are going or how delicious my vegan dinner was last night. No, instead I’m going to whine a bit. I know, I know. I’m sorry. No one wants to listen to me whine. But listen,… Continue reading Imperfections