Category Archives: Life

Routine in ’15: Check-in #1

Ahh, the moment of truth – remember those 2015 goals? I haven’t forgotten them. Here’s my “weigh-in:” [Source] 1) Reduce the amount of stress in my life. STATUS: IN PROGRESS Completed 2 out of 3 one-on-one wellness coaching sessions, which were actually really productive! Finished 2 of 6 stress management online courses. Scheduling massages around 2-3 times per month (as budget/time […]

Some Things: One Year

What a difference a year makes! This is Some Things Sunday, the One Year edition. It’s been ONE YEAR… 1) …since we moved out to Southern California. There are a lot of places, people, and friends we miss back in Indiana. California’s given us so many  new experiences and opportunities to run, to meet new people, make new connections, […]

Routine in 2015

The thing about New Year’s resolutions is that people have awesome intentions, but, by the end of the month, they’ve already failed at it. I can think of a handful of resolutions I’ve made that sort of worked out, but it seems like the reason they failed is that I set the goal with no actual plan. Interestingly, I prefer somewhat of […]

We’re Thankful

This has been a year of great challenges, changes, and triumph for us. Every day we are thankful  for our families and friends – old ones and new ones – who helped us make this big life transition. We’re missing our Indiana crowd, but can’t wait to see you all in a month! Take time today to enjoy these moments […]

The Epic Roadtrip

Hello again, my favorites, and greetings from California! I accepted a new position within my company in January, and it’s based in Southern California. I’m 2 weeks into the new job, new people, and new office and am loving it so far. I’m writing this post to tell you all about the trip here! The […]

We Made Fat Heads

Well hello there– and thanks for standing by, because it has been a crazy few weeks. Now that the holidays are here we can actually relax! Today we’re going to talk about fatheads. Are you familiar? It’s a giant head. Literally. Back in September, Ben and I traveled up to Michigan to watch Chris, Chris, […]