Cleaning House

No, this isn’t about me checking out French Maid costumes for halloween… Yesterday was my birthday – I celebrated the 13th anniversary of my 30th year. 🙂 I’m not sharing this tidbit for attention seeking purposes (though you /know/ I’m more than happy to get well wishes to extend my b-day celebration for as long […]

Keeping the faith (or… it’s really all the same)

This could so be titled “Sometimes…” Or “get over yourself and just do it” Or, “the one where I finally got it” Or, “Pay no attention to the 6-pack abs behind the corner.” Or, “Stoopid, fracking day 4* brain!” Yeah, had a hard time pinning down a good title, but heck, who am I to […]

Monday Motivation: It’s all a mindset

Came across these two little gems on teh ebil facebooks this morning and figured the theme of the day had already established itself. Very timely for me as I’m feeling more controlled by my circumstances and dissatisfaction than I should be. These are just good reminders that it’s all a mindset, it’s all how you […]

It’s all about the pain. . . the quotable version

This morning at the gym I was reminded of a shirt my Awesome Hubby wears on occasion. The first time I saw it, I chuckled because of the truth of it. He usually manages to wear it at a time when I’m in the throws of serious muscle soreness (which, if anyone’s done CrossFit style […]

Thoughts for Thursday:The Next Big Thing

You know what’s interesting? Reading someones blog who is insightful, and open, and transparent about the things going on in their life… and apparently very modest (and by “someone”, I’m referring to the “royal” me, but I digress 😉 and think, “Wow! She’s an over-sharer!” Yeah, well… I am, and I looove to share way […]

Fly By: Universal Truths

Sometimes life goes along all nice and relatively easy… lessons may come my way but they barely make a blip on my general radar screen. Other times it’s one. thing. after. another. I mean, I was gonna do an April Fools post about deciding to ditch this eating right and exercising stuff in favor of […]