Life Stuff Thoughts

6 reasons I chose “Self-care” as my 2019 theme

After a tough 2017, I was hoping that 2018 would provide a bit of a break for Miles and me. I should’ve know it would be anything but after our only vehicle was totaled early in the year (read Ode to Miles’ Truck). I didn’t really get a chance to sit down and reflect onContinue Reading “6 reasons I chose “Self-care” as my 2019 theme”

Life Stuff

#GGJourneytotheCastle

A little over a month ago I decided it was time to knock something off my bucket list. Sounds simple, right? Well, lemme tellya what that bucket list item is. I’m training to run a half marathon. You read that right… I. Am. Training. To. RUN. A. Half. Marathon. Sure, some of you will readContinue Reading “#GGJourneytotheCastle”

Life Happens Life Stuff

I do. I really really do.

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes (unless you look at the pictures!) I often preach the importance of balance. It’s something I struggle to keep in my own life, so I am constantly thinking about it and trying to figure out ways to better balance out myself. Well…one of the major things in my life thatContinue Reading “I do. I really really do.”

Life Happens Life Stuff

Bye Bye Cold, Hello Heat!

Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes I’m trading snow boots for flip flops. …white snow for white sand beaches. …vast mountain views for vast ocean views. …negative temps for mid 70s. …thin, dry air for salty, humid air. That’s right… WE ARE MOVING! Honestly, it’s quite bittersweet. I’ve been waiting for this day to come forContinue Reading “Bye Bye Cold, Hello Heat!”

Life Happens Thoughts

Ode to Miles’ Truck

Today is a sad day. I can remember the first time I ever got to ride in Miles’ truck. He was dropping me off at my car after we saw our mutual friend, CJ, sing at Tootsie’s in Nashville on a Sunday afternoon. And the second time? It was for my first ever camping tripContinue Reading “Ode to Miles’ Truck”

Thoughts Travel

Growing Pains + First Stop

I am less than 3 hours from the first stop on my big adventure. I’ve been in anticipation of this trip for longer than it’s been planned, but the past few days I fell into a dark place and came this close to canceling the whole thing. Let me explain… As I mentioned in my lastContinue Reading “Growing Pains + First Stop”