Vegas Lights

The second part of my vacation last week was spent in Las Vegas and was part work/part play. I had my national convention out there and K flew out to join me. He spent a lot of time at the pool and wandering around while I was in sessions but we also had a lot... Continue Reading →

June Books

With June being the first full month of unemployment, I had A LOT of free time to read. I made it through 13 books this month - a few great ones, a series I fell in love with, some OK ones, and one that I found awful. #1 Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology {Leah Remini}... Continue Reading →

Feed Your Body (Week of July 1)

After a long week of indulgence in Vegas, I'm ready to start July off with a bang! My OTF membership is officially on freeze so I will be running outside more and making use of our home "gym" and my cheap Planet Fitness membership. The key for me is going to be keeping up my... Continue Reading →

Walking through Twilight

I flew out to Washington State last Friday to visit one of my closest friends. Meaghan has lived in some great places while serving in the US Navy, which means I've gotten to visit some great places! This was my first time out to Washington so I was definitely excited to go. Our main plan... Continue Reading →

Weekly Dose of Positivity (6.22.19)

This post is a day late due to yesterday’s long travel day but that means I get to write this from my friend’s kitchen table out in Northwestern Washington in a cool 55 degrees – feels so good to not already be humid and miserable before 8:00 in the morning! Travel Accessories – All my... Continue Reading →

Health & Fitness Goals

In January I wrote down my goals for 2019, one of which largely focused on my health and fitness. I don't make goals about losing weight or fitting into clothes I can't wear anymore. For me, it's about the way my body feels and what it can accomplish. The 2 things I really wanted to... Continue Reading →

A Day for Dad Jokes

Today's the day to hug a dad - any dad, doesn't have to be your own, could even be a fur-dad! - and listen to some corny dad jokes♥   ♥♥♥

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