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
TGIF, my friends! I know, it’s been forever and a day, but April has been full of challenges. I spent the first 10 days sick with the flu. I’m still not feeling 100% better; it has been a very slow recovery. I also hurt my back and experienced some sciatic pain, but luckily with some… Continue reading Learning to savor
Oh hey, long time no see! You probably thought I hibernated, huh? Mentally, I feel like I did. This winter was rough, but it sounds like it was rough for a lot of us. But guess what? Yesterday was officially the first day of spring and there is light at the end of the tunnel! … Continue reading The Science of Well-Being
This month has been an emotional roller coaster. On January 3rd, we found out that Kayla has a cyst on her one remaining ovary. However, her tumor markers are completely normal, so the oncologist feels that this is most likely a benign cyst and feels that Kayla can just continue to be observed every few… Continue reading Kayla Update
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.