Family · Health and Fitness · Photography · Writing

Snapshot Story

In this daily post prompt, we are asked to grab a photo album and write a story about the first picture we see of ourselves. In my photo album on my computer, this is the first photo I saw. Taken on the balcony of the Hale Koa hotel in Honolulu, we were so excited to… Continue reading Snapshot Story

Faith and Personal Growth · Health and Fitness

Arriving

July makes me reflective. July 2011, I joined a "little workout class", that forever changed the trajectory of my (and my family's) life. The left side of this image is what I looked like at that time: (Note the TWO pieces of cake! Gross!) I was in a size 16 (barely), should have been a… Continue reading Arriving

Faith and Personal Growth · Health and Fitness · Writing

How About It?

How about we all just stop for a minute. I am a "Fan" and "Like" various fitness groups on Facebook and read a few fitness and running blogs on a regular basis. Heck, I even write for a fitness blog. But I'm more and more discouraged about the negative tone of what I've been reading… Continue reading How About It?

Writing

Bear with me….

I am in the midst of making a transition - from Blogger to WordPress. Based on reviews and blogs I read - WordPress seems like a better option for me and my little 'ol blog. Plus, Google/Blogger has a limit on images and I had reached that limit. If I wanted to continue - I… Continue reading Bear with me….

Family

Old vs. New

It has been a crazy couple of weeks getting settled and unpacked!! Went for an icy bike ride with the kiddos today and am gearing up for working out in the morning bootcamp style with my mom and sister! Over the past week or so I've noticed some astonishing differences being back in my hometown… Continue reading Old vs. New

Faith and Personal Growth

Random Thoughts…

I'm feeling so blessed to have the opportunity to live in so many wonderful places and so grateful for the AMAZING people I have met along the way. I remember thinking not too long ago that I felt like this last year has been especially great and I was wishing I hadn't "wasted" so much… Continue reading Random Thoughts…