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    The End of a Decade

    WOW. Thank you end of 2019 for giving me a great motivator for a dramatic sounding blog post! End of a decade.  I usually do end of year posts, I rarely have looked back on a huge chunk of time. 10 years? Basically my 30s. I remember spending a lot of it feeling “stuck,” but when I start thinking of this list–it is really amazing how much went down. It just never happens fast enough, you know, or the way you plan it. But turns out life still does happen. Here is a list of 10 things from the last 10 years that rocked my little world (this list intentionally…

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    An Athlete’s Gift Guide

    I started a whole blog post reviewing about a dozen sports bras, but it was exhausting & just linking everything and adding pictures was stressing me out. Also, do my mom and dad (my loyal readers) really need to know my thoughts on which sports bra gives the most lift? But I do like workout gear, so I’m keeping it simple with my favorite products/labels/brands lately. There will be no links or pictures because turns out I’m not a true influencer at heart. It is way too much work. But I will try to get the names right! Running Shoes: Pearl Izumi Women’s Tri Shoes= I have been running in…

  • Holidays,  Mom-ing,  Relationships,  Vacations,  Work

    Motivation Tanked. Must be the holidays!

    Hope you all had a lovely Thanksgiving. For once in quite awhile mine did not involve travel. While I love exploring new (and old) places, I also don’t love the airport during the holidays–or driving through wintery craziness. So staying home had its definite benefits. What did I do? Besides the normal fun stuff, I cleaned. I got to go beyond my normal “just kind of keep the house from falling apart” cleaning to an actual scrubbing of the floor, which brought me such peace. I spent at least an hour studying Black Friday deals variety of vacuum robots, dreaming of a little dude sweeping and scrubbing for me. I…