Posted in April 2014

Facebook: Friend or Foe

Facebook: Friend or Foe

Last week I read this article from Huffington Post about taking a break from social media. The author, fed up with seeing her Facebook “friends” brag about their perfect lives, took a break from Facebook, deciding to spend less time looking at other people’s lives and more time living her own. When I saw the … Continue reading

Monday Mile

Monday Mile

Alright people. I have a deal with Brian that if I lose 20 pounds by July 4th, he’s taking me on the vacation of my choosing. Time to get serious. (How many times have I said THAT before??) And while we’re asking questions that have no answers, here’s another: Why does getting out of bed … Continue reading

Happy Wife

Happy Wife

What do you think of my new blog header?? ┬áIt’s so awesome, now I HAVE to commit to blogging on the regular. My loving husband, Brian, created this hand-illustrated, hand-lettered blog header for me. I love it! I’m lucky because even though my creative brief to him was basically, “I want a blue jay and … Continue reading

Karma Friday

Karma Friday

Oh boy. Remember this post where I suggested that random acts of kindness are nice, but perhaps cause people to focus their charity in the wrong direction? Well, I got RAOKed this morning! I ordered my Skinny Vanilla Latte and Protein Bistro Box at Starbucks this morning and the car in front of me paid … Continue reading

oh hello!

oh hello!

Hi! Remember me? The girl who hasn’t blogged in I don’t even know how long? I don’t even feel like I can try to recap the last few months. So much has happened. Suffice it to say, I have another tax season under my belt and I’m ready to re-commit to writing on a more … Continue reading