#26Acts of Kindness

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After the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary last week, I wasn't quite sure what to do or how to process it. I'm not a parent and can't imagine losing a child. I have experienced the loss of my mom, so that was the frame of reference for grief that I had, which just left me frozen. A fellow blogger's nephew, Noah Pozner, was killed in the shooting, and it just made the world seem so small. Earlier tonight, I read about #26Acts and I finally knew Continue Reading

Fashion Trio

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Today is another installment of seeing what's in my closet. I got a new box of Gwynnie Bee arrivals and they are perfect for the holiday activities coming up. For those who don't know Gwynnie Bee: It's like Netflix for awesome clothes. Choose your subscription level for how many pieces you want "checked out" at a time. When you're done, send them back and they send out another item from your virtual closet. Super easy, and the clothes are ones Continue Reading

Video: In the Gym

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I was sick most of the week, but by Friday was feeling better and got to the gym. I enjoyed this workout, and thought I'd share a bit of it. This workout is still at J&M Strength and Conditioning, but in their fancy new location. On another note, I'll never wear that shirt again - yikes! What was your most recent workout? Continue Reading

Reflecting on Great Changes

Emily Sandford of Authentically Social

I can't believe it's December, yet I CAN believe it. It feels like there has been zero time that has passed between this year and last, and the day-to-day always feels like there's not much going on as far as big changes or news or excitement. My nature is just to do one thing, and move on. There may be the occasional crossing off an item on a checklist, but there is rarely (if ever) a moment where I sit down (or stand up or jump or dance) and go Continue Reading

Accountability Update

I decide reindeer antlers are a good thing (when paired with sequins, of course)

Here's another accountability update from last week, with my standard warning: WARNING: This blog is NOT a substitute for any advice given to you by your physician. Always consult your physician or health care provider before beginning any weight loss, nutrition or exercise program. Use of the programs, advice, and information contained in this website is at the sole choice and risk of the reader. Now that’s out of the way, onto the weekly Continue Reading