Why Keep Running?

Why Keep Running?

“I thought you’d already left!” My husband told me this as he walked downstairs yesterday morning to find me laying on the couch reading a magazine. We’ve gotten into a fairly reliable morning routine this summer, where I am able to wake up and read for a little bit before heading out for a run. … Read More

Getting Motivated Again After a Break

Getting Motivated Again After a Break

Hello everybody! I hope the first half of your week has been fantastic. We are finally settled and slowly getting back in the groove again! There really is nothing like traveling for an extended period of time to make you appreciate the consistency and routine-ness of your every day life. I am 100% a routine … Read More

Runs End, Running Doesn’t

Runs End, Running Doesn’t

Happy Thursday! This week has been a combination of stress and excitement on extreme levels. I don’t think I’ve ever been as excited as I have been this week. At this point in my life – this specific week – running has become a necessity for me. While each day has gotten busier, skipping runs … Read More

When “You Don’t Have Time”

When “You Don’t Have Time”

The days and weeks have been so busy lately that the summer is just flying by. We are past that halfway point in the summer already! This week is band camp week for our high school students, and I am trying to balance wedding planning, marathon training, job changes, and being the woodwind staff for … Read More

Treat Yourself

Treat Yourself

Where in the world did this week go?! All of a sudden it’s Friday and we are preparing for another weekend! This week was one of those weeks where every day felt like it was supposed to be a different day of the week, and I had to keep checking my calendar to figure out … Read More

Hiking Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Hiking Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

It’s hard to believe today is Wednesday already, this month is flying by! Ever since summer vacation started the days have been blending together and it takes me a minute to figure out what day it is, and that we only have a few left in June! It really is true what they say – … Read More