Summer Time and the Living is Easy

Can you believe we are almost to the halfway point of 2018?  Where has this year gone?  For me this year has been unrelentingly busy.   I look back at my three seemingly simple life goals I set back in December and am not surprised that I have made very little progress on them. To refresh … Continue reading Summer Time and the Living is Easy

What a Pain in the….FOOT?

In running you are always warned about doing too much, too fast.  When a problem or injury occurs, it comes back to the reasoning that you did too much, too fast.  While I absolutely believe this reasoning – it’s true to many aspects of life - hearing these wise words while you are in throws … Continue reading What a Pain in the….FOOT?

A Prisoner in My Own Home aka Snakes in the Mother F*!#ing Yard

I used to love my backyard.  It was my oasis, my getaway.  After a long day of work, I would love to hang out in the backyard with my better half and the pups.  Grilling and eating dinner on the patio, setting up the pool to cool off with the pups on a hot summer … Continue reading A Prisoner in My Own Home aka Snakes in the Mother F*!#ing Yard

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire

In my last blog post (remember the one WEEKS ago when I said I would write more), I wrote “if you have time to complain about being too busy, you obviously have some free time.”  Apparently writing this simple little sentence made someone, somewhere, very angry and they decided to put me in my place.  … Continue reading Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire

My Year of Yes

This past summer I have been making a concerted effort to try new things and stop saying no to things that take me out of my comfort zone.  Overall, I feel like I have been pretty successful.  The start of my new philosophy started by backpacking through Peru (my second time backpacking in my entire … Continue reading My Year of Yes