I took a great photography course several week ago, in which we walked around a cute little downtown area and practiced shooting in morning light. This particular class focused on taking portraits. And although I don’t really see myself going down the path of shooting portraits, I loved getting exposure to this aspect of photography.… Read more
Today I woke up with a strong feeling that I need to stop asking for permission. Stop asking for permission. Those words kept running through my mind as I quietly made coffee and sat in front of the fire.
I got out of bed early to take advantage of this quiet time while my night … Read more
Today in the drop-off line, I noticed the dressed-up-for-work moms. And I realized something.I can’t believe I’m saying this, but there is a part of me that misses having a job.
It’s been almost exactly one year since I resigned from corporate life. Surprisingly, I miss the work. I don’t miss the stressful part … Read more
When it comes to fitness and exercise, I’ve always been more of a fast-paced, intensity-driven kind of gal. Whether it’s boot camp, HIIT, kickboxing, jogging, even Zumba, I like to move a lot and push hard. When I think about it, that’s been my approach to life, too. But I’m in a season of slowing … Read more
I have never really had a positive body image. Based on the posts I see on social media and conversations I have with friends about the lack of body confidence, I know I’m not alone.
Over the past 30 years, I have fluctuated back and forth between my ideal body weight and an extra … Read more