Well, I'm afraid I might have slacked off a wee bit last Fall. We had a staffing shortage at work that left me having a significantly larger workload so I simply didn't feel like doing much else beyond work, home chores and unwinding activities. However, with a new year and the expectation of things getting… Continue reading It’s a Brand New Year
So... if you haven't heard. There is going to be a solar eclipse in the United States this year and it's kind of a big deal. You see, this has been the first total solar eclipse over the continental United States in ninety-nine years. Charleston is lucky enough to be along the path in which… Continue reading Solar Eclipse Fun
I am in the middle of training for a half marathon which means lots of long runs. I live in the south and I don't know if you've noticed, but it's hot outside. By 8 o'clock in the morning, the temperatures and humidity are high and running feels more like swimming. This means I try… Continue reading Morning Run
Yesterday started off with a fabulous 10k run through my neighborhood and then quickly veered off downhill. Talk about things not going as expected. Following my run, I pulled out my lawnmower to cut the grass and started the slow, arduous process of working my way back and forth along the side of my house.… Continue reading Veggie Pizza Bites Save the Day
Every year on January 1st, I (like many others) make my New Year's Resolutions. One that I frequently make and just as frequently fail to keep is journaling. This year, I struggled for about two to three months and was about to give up when I stumbled upon bullet journaling. For those of you unfamiliar… Continue reading Bullet Journaling
I love doing crafts. There is something very satisfying about starting with an idea and a bunch of supplies and creating something to decorate your home or for a program at work. With that said, I can't draw. I wish I could draw, but I can't. I can do so enough to get an idea… Continue reading Projector in a Pinch
Happy Fourth of July! Today was, to quote Mary Poppins, "practically perfect in every way". I started my day off with a five mile run and some yard work, went to a neighborhood cookout at the pool and then ended the day with my Independence Day Party for One! The ingredients for this party? Hamburgers… Continue reading Independence Day, Party of One!