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15 THINGS YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT ME

So, truth be told, there’s probably WAY more than 15 things you don’t know about me. I mean, right? You don’t even really know me at all. But, it actually is a little daunting to think of 15 things that I want to share. Suddenly, 15 seems like a HUGE number. Why would I even share 15 things, you ask? Well, I WANT you to get to know me! And, since I accidentally blew up the blog I had worked so hard on (in case you didn’t know, I was previously A…

IS “FATE” REAL? DO THINGS ACTUALLY HAPPEN FOR A REASON?

So, I may have mentioned that I’m presently in a state of flux – a transitioning period, if you will. Riding on that crazy rollercoaster of life and all that jazz. Okay, fine, here’s the deal – I’m not working. And, I’m kinda struggling with it. (and the financial struggle is on its way. hooray.) I have options I’m working on and I’m waiting, not so patiently, to see which “option” rears its ugly head pops up first. You see, sitting still is NOT something I…

WHAT DOES FITNESS MEAN TO YOU?

  What is fitness? Everybody has a different definition of fitness. If you asked 5 of your friends what each of them thought fitness meant, you’d end up with 5 different answers. There may be some similarities at the core but the answers would all be different. Because fitness means different things to different people. Fitness, or the quality or state of being fit (gee thanks, Merriam-Webster!), to me is the ability to ACTIVELY participate in my life – whether it be going for a hike with my Sailor, playing with my grandbabies, mowing the grass and…

CHANGE IS GOOD

Sometimes, a fresh start is just what the doctor ordered. And by doctor, I mean life. And by ordered, I mean NEEDED. So, that’s what I’ve done – given myself a fresh start with my blog. And, I guess I really meant it because I’ve apparently wiped out ALL of my previous blogging history. Like, ALLLLLLLLLL of it. 5 years’ worth of posts and photos and stories and recaps and life – gone. *insert flushing noise here* Oh well, change is good, right? So, if you were looking for a recipe that I posted once upon a time…