Some Closing Captions

Some Closing Captions

Apr 30

Clark is out of town {returning today}. Typically, when he is gone I can’t sleep. So, I stay up way too late wandering the internet in places I really don’t belong. For instance, last night I was scrolling the New Yorker cartoon archives that probably weren’t all that funny, but since I was already up late and all by myself, and I have been with the kids for three days straight...

{Guest Post} with Elizabeth from Bite An Elephant…

{Guest Post} with Elizabeth from Bite An Elephant…

Apr 29

{Image via SWG Photography} Elizabeth is one of my dearest friends and long-time inspirations. She is the Wellness Programs Director at Chick-Fil-A, and she has dedicated her life to motivating others toward better health. I have picked her brain about everything from dairy products to bicycle shorts, so I was thrilled when she agreed to share her thoughts on her first pregnancy, her changing...

What Do Your Dreams Say About You?

What Do Your Dreams Say About You?

Apr 25

I am completely overwhelmed by the encouragement and support that flooded my phone, email, and comments after yesterday’s moving post. It helps tremendously to hear your “hang in there”{s}. Moving is not the end of the world, but have you ever felt like you simply do not have what it takes to carry out the task at hand? This feels like one of those dreams where you are being...

Comin’ ‘Round the Mountain

Comin’ ‘Round the Mountain

Apr 23

My friend, Elizabeth {rockin’ guest post from her coming to you later this month} recently reviewed an article in Forbes Magazine entitled 14 Things Successful People Do On Weekends. I may not be a C.E.O., but I am a M.O.M. and by the time Saturday comes around, I am just as in need of some refueling as a Fortune 500 exec. My go-to activity of choice is distance running, but as our...

Weekend Recovery Quote

Weekend Recovery Quote

Apr 22

…yesterday’s 10-mile trail run mantra. However, if you need me at any point today, I will most likely be recovering… on the couch. Happy...

Embrace Your Pace

Embrace Your Pace

Apr 18

{Image via Francesca Fazio’s Pinterest page} Yesterday, I listened to a radio podcast entitled “At the Pace of What’s Real” by writer, Grace Bonney. In light of a recent stress-induced health scare, Bonney discusses the importance of finding personal balance by being “present”, or as I like to call it, “embracing your pace”. I am faster-paced by...