Last week our family went on a vacation to Virginia Beach and this week I’ve spent much of the time thinking about how much I want to go back on vacation. We had a wonderful time. It was great to get away with our adult children and their spouses. We relaxed on the beach and… Continue reading This is 55.
Good morning! I just read through all of my 2020 posts and I’m so glad that I blogged about everything because it was a lot. When I first started writing about the pandemic back in March, none of us knew that this would be around for the rest of the year (and is STILL going… Continue reading Adios 2020!
Hey there! It’s been a while! Things have been really busy and exciting in our lives lately! Our youngest daughter got married this past weekend!! Our family is so happy! The ceremony was beautiful and the reception was a lot of fun! We are extremely blessed! Although Kayla has been out of the house for… Continue reading New stage of life
Wow, you guys, I was in a serious funk this week. Not really depressed or unhappy, just having some really deep thoughts and having some serious life questions going through my head. Why am I here on this Earth? What is my life’s purpose? Can I be doing more with my life? Am I living… Continue reading My purpose
I just completed week 4 of my second round of LIIFT4, a Beachbody on Demand workout program that combines strength training and HIIT exercises. I’m noticing some changes, and I’m pretty excited about it. I can definitely see some changes in my arms and shoulders! My core is getting stronger, although it doesn’t seem to… Continue reading Progress, not perfection
TGIF! It was my birthday yesterday and it was a FABULOUS day! I took the day off of work, but alas, I didn’t get to sleep in because of a four-legged pup who does not know what it means to sleep in. My husband got me a Fitbit Inspire HR. I’ve had the same Garmin… Continue reading Birthday recap
Good morning! I hope you had a great 4th of July! Ours was spent outside in the backyard, our favorite hangout, with our oldest daughter, son-in-law, and grandson. It was a warm, sunny day, but we bought an inflatable pool to help keep us cool. It’s been a while since I’ve blogged, but wanted to… Continue reading What’s happening? 7-8-19
Happy Mother’s Day to all of the moms out there! I started out my morning with a low-impact dance aerobics workout and then I made myself this awesome breakfast of tofu scramble and avocado toast with a side of fresh strawberries! Get in my belly! This afternoon, my daughters and I are going to my… Continue reading Week 3 of LIIFT4
TGIF! It’s been a long week and I’m definitely ready for the weekend. This meme pretty much sums up the week for me: First of all, I wanted to say thank you to all of the love and support we have received after my post about Kayla’s health situation. I had a long talk with… Continue reading What a difference a year makes.
Merry Christmas Eve! I don’t know about you, but over the last several days, I’ve been walking around in a food and wine coma! Lots of celebrating with friends and loved ones and it’s been a lot of fun, but I’ll be glad to get back on track after the holidays! We celebrated our Christmas… Continue reading Christmas Eve Gratitude