My Apologies For Being Absent And A Running Update

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope your weekend was beautiful and relaxing. For the past year I have made great effort to post on a regular basis. The month of March proved to be a month of unexpected silence for me.The sudden absence from my usual writing had several root causes. Like many amatuer bloggers, time became a major factor in my ability to be consistent. … Continue reading My Apologies For Being Absent And A Running Update

Taking A Run And Moving Out Of My Comfort Zone

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. While most people were watching the Super Bowl I decided to take a run. I ran two miles. Now,  if you a runner you may think that two miles is a nice warm up but for me running two miles is like climbing Mount Everest and something I could never have imagined doing even a … Continue reading Taking A Run And Moving Out Of My Comfort Zone

Minimalist Monday: Time For A Mid Year Review :)

Happy Monday, everyone! Summer is officially here!  ( Well, for my north of the equator readers, that is. Happy winter to my readers down under! ) With the solstice also comes the realization that 2014 is half way over. Like me, many of you started the new year ready for a fresh start. January was the time we made a promise to ourselves to create … Continue reading Minimalist Monday: Time For A Mid Year Review 🙂

Evaluating Goals: Why Do I Blog?

One of my goals for the next year is to continue to learn and grow as a blogger. As part of Word Press’s blogging 201 course, I was asked the question” Why do you blog.” Now, you would think that would be a simple question to answer but the question required some deep thought. Until about a year and a half ago I wasn’t even … Continue reading Evaluating Goals: Why Do I Blog?

Single Living: A Year Of New Adventures

Happy Single Living Thursday, everyone!            It has been party time here at the next 50 years. I am now officially 51! Being reflective in nature that means I spent a good portion of the past few days thinking about what I want my 51st year of life to look like. I came up with only one word, fabulous. One word … Continue reading Single Living: A Year Of New Adventures

Minimalist Monday: Be A Rebel With A Cause!

Minimalist Mondays are dedicated to finding love, adventure, and joy in everyday living through the pursuit of a more simplistic lifestyle. By allowing only what is useful and meaningful into our lives and letting go of that which ties us down, we are better able to live a life of purpose, both for ourselves and for others. Welcome to Minimalist Monday! For those of you … Continue reading Minimalist Monday: Be A Rebel With A Cause!

Out With the Old and In With the New

The older I become the more I appreciate new beginnings. Each day is a chance to learn more, do more, and be more than the day before. It is an amazing gift. In addition to the opportunity for the daily renewal of self, there are certain times such as birthdays, anniversaries, and of course, the New Year, that magnify our desire to reflect on who … Continue reading Out With the Old and In With the New