I’m an introvert. Growing up, we moved around a lot and I was really shy and quiet, so you can imagine how anxious I was for much of my childhood. I liked to be outside playing with the other kids; I enjoyed going to slumber parties. But my favorite thing to do was hang out… Continue reading The quiet life
First of all, I’m so grateful for all of the words of love and support that I received for my last two posts. It’s a scary thing, putting yourself out there, being honest and sharing things about yourself that put you in a vulnerable place. But if sharing these things makes a positive impact on… Continue reading Gratitude 8-19-18
Hello and happy Monday! I was just telling someone that I’m tired today, but I seem to be tired most Mondays because I play hard on the weekends! This morning I woke expecting to not only feel tired, but I figured I’d feel sore as well. Yesterday I helped my youngest daughter and her fiancé… Continue reading Monday Musings: Health
Hello and happy Monday! I think that I’m in the majority when I say that weekends go by way too fast! And then I spend the work week looking forward to the next upcoming weekend! Are ya with me? This weekend was a great one! Although the temps were pretty warm (105 degrees with the… Continue reading Balance
As you know, my husband and I started working out at a gym last November. David has been doing great; he has lost close to 30 pounds and we had to go shopping last weekend because all of his clothes are too big. As happy as I am for him, I found myself being a… Continue reading F*ck you, scale!
I have been trying to make a habit out of journaling this year. Sometimes it helps just to write things down, like feelings, ideas, dreams, hopes, or things I’m just grateful for. I love making lists, if you haven’t already figured that out if you’re a regular reader of my blog. Lists, especially lists of awesome things,… Continue reading 6 awesome things
It’s Sunday and it’s snowing! A perfect day for a rest day, which I have been trying to take advantage of. It’s 2:18 in the afternoon and I’m still in my jammies! I finished the new season of Gilmore Girls, and I’m finishing up my food prep for the week. I’d say it has been… Continue reading Gym workouts – Week 3