the best 10 years…yet

We’ve been married for 10 years, Travis. Where has the time gone? And why can’t I remember all of the moments that I told myself to remember? It’s Wednesday afternoon and I’m making you a quiche.  Because it’s your favorite and because it’s easy for me to make.  At least I think it’s your favorite; …

friday’s feelings

**Originally titled, “Thursday’s Thoughts” but I forgot to schedule it to post…thus, “Friday’s Feelings.”  Lol..whoops.** I’m sitting here at the kitchen table (my “office”), sitting criss-cross-applesauce, listening to Clara sing to herself as she colors (beautifully, she colors so beautifully).  The song is nondescript.  She makes up the words as she goes and the melody …

new year, same goals

Welcome to 2015! Are you ready for another year?  Did you make resolutions? I welcome each new year with open arms.  You know that feeling you get when snow first falls and it’s perfect and untouched.  You don’t want for anything to mess up this perfect, white blanket, full of promises.  January has this feeling …

on stepping out, stepping back and desiring God’s will for our lives

You ever get that feeling that you really have no idea what you’re doing? Like yeah, you’ve got your basic movement patterns down and you can do the day-to-day stuff ok, but sometimes there’s this blaring-obvious-flashing sign that says, “You can’t do this alone.” That’s me. (And probably you.) (m&m’s help) I find myself constantly …

tips for surviving your first mud run

Last Saturday, Travis and I ran the Building Bridges Mud Run in Waynesville, North Carolina!  We had a muddy good time!  A FIT DATE, if you will.  Before I get into my tips for surviving your first mud run (this was actually our second), I’ll review a little bit about the actual race in case …

the building bridges mud run

First, thank you for chiming in on yesterday’s post!!  There was some great commentary – I hope you’ll go read.  I also wanted to remind you of the 24 Day Advocare Challenge that we’ll be starting next Saturday.  If you’re interested in signing up, do so soon so that your product arrives in plenty of …