goals · personal life

new year, new goals.

i sat down the other day and planned out my one little word.  if you’re unfamiliar, it’s when you pick a word to build your goals around for the new year.  last year, mine was health.  i thought about all the ways i could support my health and all the kinds of health that i… Continue reading new year, new goals.

goals · healthy living

february 2016 health goals update

  february was a massive failure.  it started out okay with the momentum i had coming off of my january success.  but i got lazy and then sick with a sinus infection… and then it was all downhill from there. for march, i’m going to tweak some things and be a little more realistic.  i… Continue reading february 2016 health goals update

H54F · healthy living · personal life

2•12 | high five for friday!

…one…   after last week, i needed a better one.  first off, the weather was gorgeous!  it almost seemed like spring.  and although it was a long week, it was smooth and productive. ….two…   the mardi gras murder mystery party was a success!  so fun and adventurous!  i want to try it again now that… Continue reading 2•12 | high five for friday!

goals · grad school · H54F · healthy living · monthly faves · personal life

2•5 | high five for friday!

…one…   this week was all around craptastic.  this below pic represents me on wednesday.  🙂  by thursday, i knew it was looking up though! ….two…   i turned in my first grad school paper this past week.  i was kind of nervous because i’ve been out of school for a long time (read: rusty).… Continue reading 2•5 | high five for friday!

goals · healthy living

2016 health goals update

i got really serious and recommitted to my health at the beginning of january.  i don’t know why i just gave up in 2015, but i did. i let myself go. when i would vent or express concern over it, most people said, “i can’t even tell you’ve gained 20 pounds!”  but i could.  and… Continue reading 2016 health goals update

blogging · goals · H54F · healthy living · personal life

1•29 | high five for friday!

…one…   this is my 500th post, and i’m beyond excited to be featured as the H54F featured blogger this week!  how exciting!  i’ve been participating for several years now, and i still love sharing my week and getting a peek at how other people spent theirs.  during good weeks, it is a simple celebration.  and… Continue reading 1•29 | high five for friday!

blogging · H54F · healthy living · personal life · teachin' school

1•8 | high five for friday!

…one…   this week, i’ve really been focusing on resetting and establishing new goals and new plans.  as i anticipated the new year at the end of december, i thought that it would be painful and difficult.  but i’ve been pleasantly surprised.  it feels natural, like i’m picking up where i left off…with some extra… Continue reading 1•8 | high five for friday!