How has this beautiful and joyful day been for you? Did Santa bring you everything you hoped for? Were you able to spend time with family or chat from afar? Today has been pretty magical around our household. Santa was very kind to all of us this year, and he did especially well with our… Continue reading Merriest of Christmases to YOU!
Way back in 2003, I entered college with the dream of starting my own magazine, a women's (health and wellness) magazine. Obviously I took a much different path, but I still LOVE magazines! Something about being able to combine flashy pictures, quick content, stories, news, tips, etc. all into a pretty little read is so… Continue reading A day in my fit-ish life…
Something has shifted inside of me the last few weeks. My anxious voice is not as loud. I pause a lot more. I soak up little moments like never before. My smile has enhanced, even when no one is looking. And I realize- I'm overcome with gratitude. I am so grateful for my life TODAY!… Continue reading A newfound attitude of gratitude
This week more than most is really teaching me that sometimes you need to just rip up the "To-do" list and be selfish to save sanity. When my husband hits the road for long missions, without fail, I hit a wall at the halfway point. Hearing "Mommy!" makes me want to crawl into a cave… Continue reading Sometimes you just have to do you for you!
This past week, our family of five packed up the van and headed north to a secluded-ish cabin in Oregon. Our main mission was to visit Crater Lake (see featured photo and Google the history...amazing!!). We also wanted to introduce the kiddos to fishing and running wild in a woods setting. My mission was to… Continue reading Traveling (with young kids) humbles the soul.