Category Archives: Life

Sail Away

Please be singing Enya right now. Please. When B got his 2017 vacation confirmed (he puts in for it in Oct for the next year) his parents mentioned doing a family trip since we had missed the last one. I … Continue reading

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Roller Coaster

January has probably been more like a minefield in the middle of the beach than a roller coaster, but somehow that seems too raw. Which is how I feel right now. Too raw. I’ve worked really hard at not stopping … Continue reading

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2017: A Year of Intentional Living

Last year was the first year that I picked a word that I wanted to encompass my entire year. That word was joy. And what a great word it turned out to be for this last year. Even when things … Continue reading

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Hopes Dashed

Back in June, I found an incredible opportunity for a new job. I was so excited. I busted my butt on updating my resume and cover letter. I did a phone interview the day after I had my wisdom teeth … Continue reading

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As I geared up to run after work tonight, I stopped by our guest bedroom to dig out my husband’s old reflective belt from his military days. It’s dark out well before I finish teaching, so I want to be … Continue reading

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Some Nights

Some nights you are home alone and rocking it. You walk the dog, eat a salad, and revel in your brief foray into singledom. You binge watch your favorite shows and barely notice the echoing silence in your home.  Some … Continue reading

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Vegas 10k: Getting Serious

Today I am exactly 14 weeks from the Run Rock n Roll 10k on the Vegas Strip. We booked our hotels tonight, which somehow makes it more real than when we paid for the race. It’s time to get serious … Continue reading

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