Good morning! It’s late April, but that didn’t stop Mother Nature from sending us some cold, rainy (and snowy for some) weather yesterday. It’s still quite cold this morning, but it’s supposed to be sunny and 60 later today, so I may be able to get a good dose of Vitamin D yet this weekend.… Continue reading Week 1 of LIIFT4
Happy Easter to those who celebrate; otherwise, happy Sunday! Yesterday was a beautiful day weather-wise. It ended up being sunny and 70 degrees. My husband and I had to go run errands before we could enjoy the weather. First stop: Mellow Mushroom for some beer and lunch. This was a lager called Iowa Nice brewed… Continue reading New program
January has been a cold, snowy month. Over the next couple of days, we will be experiencing dangerous temperatures, with wind chills getting as low as -55 degrees tomorrow. I get the winter blues every winter, so you can imagine my mental state right now. I’m craving warm air and sunshine so much. Every… Continue reading Deep Freeze
Unless you live under a rock or have taken a permanent sabbatical from social media (tempting these days, yes?), you’ve probably seen the 10-year challenge, where people post a photo from both 10 years ago and now to see how they’ve changed. While I decided not to participate on social media, I thought I’d post… Continue reading 10 Lessons Over 10 Years
TGIF! It’s been a long week and I’m definitely ready for the weekend. This meme pretty much sums up the week for me: First of all, I wanted to say thank you to all of the love and support we have received after my post about Kayla’s health situation. I had a long talk with… Continue reading What a difference a year makes.
Happy New Year! 2018 was a year of love, celebration, experiments, personal growth, food, wine, and reading. We adopted a new family member, our oldest daughter got married, I did a couple of 30-day experiments to see how it would affect my health, and I READ. Guys, I read and learned so much. I learned… Continue reading Looking back at 2018
Merry Christmas Eve! I don’t know about you, but over the last several days, I’ve been walking around in a food and wine coma! Lots of celebrating with friends and loved ones and it’s been a lot of fun, but I’ll be glad to get back on track after the holidays! We celebrated our Christmas… Continue reading Christmas Eve Gratitude