I’m feeling a bit out of sorts. There is a lot going on, but at the same time I feel like things are calmer than they’ve been in a long time. We aren’t planning a wedding this year. We aren’t adopting two new puppies this year. There aren’t really any MAJOR life events taking place this year – as far as I know.
It’s 2:30 in the morning and I’m nestled in bed, cozy and warm. My husband is sleeping next to me and I’ve got two dogs snuggled on my feet. I’m very content and then it hits me. Continue reading
One thing people are usually surprised to learn about me is that I have tattoos. That’s right, plural. More than one. They are all pretty hidden, small enough that you don’t notice them at first. Continue reading
Eeeps. It’s been awhile. How did that happen?
I’ve started two or three blogs, but didn’t have anything that interesting to write about, so they sat unfinished in a folder on my desktop. Who really cares about the small things I did, indeed, accomplish during a lazy week? Probably nobody. Continue reading
This year I made my health a priority and really tried (and continue to try) to make permanent changes as far as what I eat and how I exercise. One of the coolest things so far has been noticing what my body wants. Continue reading
In an effort to visualize all that I did in the last week, because I feel like it wasn’t much, I’m going to list all that I did accomplish. I know other people have accomplished way more than me, but there have to be some people out there who did way less. (Right?) So, here we go: Continue reading
I hate the pressure that women put on themselves to lose tons of weight before their wedding. I dislike the phrase “Sweating for the Wedding”. I greatly dislike the multitude of workout regimens out there for women to shed weight quickly, weeks before their big day. Because obviously you’ll be that much more in love and happier if you’re 30 pounds lighter on your wedding day… Continue reading
About a year ago when I traveled to Denver for work I sent Jonathan a picture of the mountains outside the airport with a text that said, “We should move somewhere with a view like this.”
We adopted two puppies in May 2015. What follows are lessons learned from this event, and why it is not recommended if you want to have nice things. Continue reading