Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Four Years Ago Today

Four years ago today I woke up in my parents’ house in Illinois, eager for what lied ahead of me that day. Four years ago today I felt like a princess as I got dressed in my wedding dress and … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 3

Happy early Fourth of July everybody!  Anybody have any big plans for celebrating our nation’s birthday?  Preston and I will be spending the holiday with friends, first with dinner followed by us all going to see the fireworks together.  Its … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things I Was Doing Ten Years Ago

I love looking through old photos and taking walks down memory lane.  I used to scrapbook and print off pictures to put into photo albums on a regular basis, so its fun to pull them off of the bookshelf and … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things That Make Me Happy

This week’s Friday Five theme with the DC Trifecta is Five Things That Make Me Happy.  I love this theme for so many reasons, mainly because there’s so much in life to be happy about, particularly with the big baby … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things I’m Looking Forward to Doing This Summer

Happy Friday everybody!  With today being the last full day of school (we have half days with the students next week due to final exams, then one last teacher workday the following Monday), summer vacation is on my mind.  I … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 2

Who else is excited that its now unofficially summer?  It certainly feels like summer out there, which has me longing to finalize our summer travel plans, particularly our vacation which we plan on taking in August right before I head … Continue reading

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Fitness Wish List

As a female, I naturally love to shop and daydream about all the wonderful things I’d like to purchase.  Right now, there are a number of items on my fitness wish list that I’d love to purchase. 1.  PRO Compression … Continue reading

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Random Thursday Thoughts

There’s been a lot going on lately, and it just felt appropriate to share a couple of random thoughts with all of you. 1.  Yesterday I exercised for the first time in a week!  The last time I ran was last … Continue reading

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Recent Additions to My Playlist

A couple of weeks ago, I updated my playlist for the first time in I can’t even remember.  I had several iTunes gift cards sitting around, so it was fun to go on a bit of a music shopping spree. … Continue reading

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Friday Five – May 15th – Top Keyword Searches for From Dancing to Running

Happy Friday everybody!  After a long and stressful week at work (my AP students took their AP exam yesterday, so there were several long and busy days leading up to the exam), I thought I would write a lighthearted post … Continue reading

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