Commentary from the finish line

There once was a girl with a crazy idea; “I’m going to run a half marathon” she said, “no big deal”. I’ve been training for this since December when said crazy idea came to mind and I whipped out my credit card and signed up. I was home alone and only under the influence of…

Worth so very much more

As I’m driving from errand to errand, the baby is screaming, and my boss is texting asking if I’m available. I got up at 5am today to work, so I’m not ignoring the kids all day. It’s spring break, and I don’t want my them to go back to school thinking they didn’t get to…

Everyday Struggle

What is it about space and time apart that makes it weird? That you have start over each time? Tip toeing forward until you can let your guard down and then relax.  Trusting my own struggle, everyday.  I started writing Friday and then again Saturday but never got back to it. Day one spring break…

TGIS

What a week it’s been! I felt like a machine this week. Focused. I worked more hours in any given day then I have in some weeks (at times). All while tending to my poor sweet girl. One topic I’ve been contemplating all week as it applies to all areas of my life – Do…

Transformation Tuesday

I know it’s Wednesday already, but life was happening and I didn’t get a chance to write.  Weighing In For the past thirty days I’ve been staying away from the scale (I cheated a few times shhhh). I was super excited to step on after the last thirty days to see some big loss and…

Step Forward

Me For the first time in years, I don’t know what I want. It’s both exciting and terrifying. This is exactly where I need to be right now, and I am open to all possibilities.  The good thing is I don’t have to decide today, or tomorrow. Whatever comes my way, I’m ready. Years 2013-2016…