Book Review: First Two Books of 2019

(Photo via Jennifer Roup/thats_what_she_read) I set a goal at the beginning of 2019 to read 12 books this year. I’ve already read two and am making good progress on my third. That means I probably could have been a little more ambitious with my goal, but that’s OK. I’d rather have been realistic, rather than …

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New Year, Who This?

Well, well, well. Look who still has a blog. Honestly, it’s a little embarrassing how long it has been since I updated this. I had the best of intentions in 2018 but I feel the year got away from me a bit. Between losing my job (and returning to my previous job!), football season, life… …

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Year two

Another year come and gone. Crazy, isn’t it? Today marks the second anniversary of the accident that changed my life. Looking back on the first year, a lot has changed since then. What hasn’t changed is my appreciation for those around me. My gratitude is as deep today as it was then. I doubt that …

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Fitness Health

Always easier said than done, but it’s a start

Remember this post? It’s been a little under two weeks and I can say that I’ve started to make little changes to my life, but nothing overly significant. That’s probably best though, right? Too much too quickly and it’s probably easier to get burned out. A gradual approach is probably best. (I also said probably …

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Valentine’s Day looks to love

Oh, Valentine’s Day. It’s a day that has taken many forms over the years for me. In fact, I’ll never forget the “V(odka) Day” celebrations of college. Ah, memories. I’ve honestly never disliked Valentine’s Day. It’s always been a day to share appreciation and love for those around me, whether that be friends, my family, …

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Motivation Monday

Finding motivation

I’m going to be honest with y’all: I have very little motivation lately when it comes to working out and eating healthy. It’s bad. And I mean really bad. It’s been especially difficult because I’m a pretty active person overall (or so I tell myself). I’ve run multiple half-marathons and other races. I like how …

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