High Five Friday – California Edition

High Five Friday

Happy Friday from San Francisco friends! We’ve been out here for about a week, visiting family and friends and running all around the city and the Bay Area. T-Minus 2 days until the SF Half Marathon! I’m running the 1st Half Marathon which means that I get to run along the Embarcadero through Fisherman’s Wharf, […]

The Joy of Writing Letters

Letter 1

My older son Jasper wrote me a letter a few weeks before the end of school. He’s been on a letter writing roll for a while now. He would come home from school, cheeks rosy from the warm air outside and whip open his backpack. From his red folder, he would pull out five letters that […]

High Five Friday

High Five Friday

  Happy Friday Friends! Is it me or does summer feel very hectic? Or maybe it’s just my kids’ camp schedules? It feels like there’s more to prepare for their day at camp then at school and then the attendant unpacking/washing/rinsing out swim clothes/etc. at the end of the day. Or maybe it’s because the […]

Friday Round-Up: Freelance Writing Resources

Freelance Writing Resources

  For the past six months to a year, I’ve been working to launch a freelance writing career. During that time, I’ve taken some courses, joined a few freelance writing forums and read a lot of blogs. A lot of blogs. Some have been helpful and some haven’t. Since I’m sharing my experience so far […]

6 months in

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  Happy July!  Thank you all so much for the birthday wishes! You sure know how to make a girl feel loved. It’s hard to believe that we’re halfway through the year already. That means it’s time to check in on my intentions for the year. {Thanks Melissa for keeping me accountable.} You may remember that […]

38 Lessons in 38 Years

38 lessons in 38 years

Today, I turn 38 years old. I wasn’t planning on telling you my real age because, well, for no good reason other than I’m clearly planted in my late 30s and on my way to being 40. But I had a conversation with Jasper the other day that changed my mind. He asked me how […]

High Five Friday

High Five Friday

Happy Friday! I can’t believe it’s Friday already and, at the same time, I’m soooooo glad that it’s Friday. To celebrate the end of the week, it’s time for another round of high fives. Five Photos {PS are you following me on Instagram?} Urdhva Muka Svanasana / Upward Facing Dog to greet the early morning sun. I’ve been […]