If you haven’t figured it out yet, I’m back to blogging. I took a break for a while, but I realized that writing is therapeutic for me and I missed it, so without any fanfare, I just quietly came back to it. Writing was especially helpful for me when Lillie passed away in October. I could… Continue reading 2018 goals
In all honesty, 2017 was not one of my favorite years. In fact, I have caught myself multiple times wishing that 2018 would just get here already. A new year brings a promise of a fresh start, a clean slate, and new beginnings. However, I don’t want to dwell on the negative. I have so… Continue reading 2017
With the exception of Monday, I went to work each day this week. I woke up each morning, drank coffee, ate breakfast, packed my lunch, and went through my day like normal. I smiled and chatted with people at work. Work responsibilities came up and I would take care of them. I paid bills, made… Continue reading Grief.
I’m coming out of retirement from blogging because we lost a beloved family member yesterday and I want to document the light and joy that she brought in our life. We adopted Lillie from the shelter on 4/24/2007 when she was a year old. I fell in love with her immediately when I saw her… Continue reading Lillie
The blogging thing has been fun, but it’s time to say farewell. When I first started the blog, it was a homework assignment for a web design class I was taking. Blogging was something that I enjoyed doing, and so I’ve been blogging for about three years. Blogging has been great therapy for me. It… Continue reading Farewell blog
As you know, my husband and I started working out at a gym last November. David has been doing great; he has lost close to 30 pounds and we had to go shopping last weekend because all of his clothes are too big. As happy as I am for him, I found myself being a… Continue reading F*ck you, scale!
Hey, everyone! Happy Monday! It was a great weekend! On Saturday, my husband and I went to the gym and had a great workout! I’m just so excited about the progress I’m making with my strength. I’m up to 115 pounds on the deadlift, and I can push 255 pounds on the prowler. I’m carrying… Continue reading Logging food – EYE OPENING