Food, Learning, Self Care, Self Improvement

XPT: Breathe, Move, Recover… LIVE.

Guys. This is real life. Rewind. Tim has been quietly obsessed with this subculture of a subculture Ice Bath-Sauna-Workout thing in Hawaii. Prior to this, the only thing I knew about Laird Hamilton was he made a mean coffee creamer. Tim, on the other hand, was fully aware of both Laird and Gabrielle and the… Continue reading XPT: Breathe, Move, Recover… LIVE.

Family, Food, Learning, Self Care

Navigating Allopathic Medicine With a Holistic Heart

Driving home from my massage therapist on March 25, a seemingly harmless Podcast about boosting my energy defined the persistent pit in my stomach. At 17:36 of the show I'm pulling on to I-264 and I burst into tears. "The conventional wisdom is that loneliness is a condition experienced by others - the Eleanor Rigby's of the… Continue reading Navigating Allopathic Medicine With a Holistic Heart

Food, Learning, Misc, Travel

Camp TimeOut Dia Dos: Me Gusta!

Day 2: Saturday (Cinco De Mayo) (If you haven't read Day 1 yet - it's HERE!) Sunrise Yoga: Tim and I got up before dawn (sans coffee) to do yoga on the lake with Carmen from Crossfit 757. Three things she did that no other instructor has ever done in the history of my personal… Continue reading Camp TimeOut Dia Dos: Me Gusta!

Family, Food, Learning, Self Improvement, Travel, Uncategorized

Camp TimeOut Day 1: Sorta-S’Mores

What a much-needed weekend away with the Hubs. This weekend almost didn't happen. The two of us have stacks on stacks of reasons why we shouldn't and almost didn't get to camp this past weekend. But the stars aligned and for once... it all worked out! One of the more entertaining reasons this weekend almost… Continue reading Camp TimeOut Day 1: Sorta-S’Mores

Learning, Misc

The Hypocrisy of a Lazy Learner

Yes. I over purchase children's literature just in case I need to drop in on a friend with (or expecting) a small child or two. I know. I boast to friends, family, neighbors and coworkers about the importance of word usage and how it directly correlates with a child's developmental trajectory. Eeek. For the past… Continue reading The Hypocrisy of a Lazy Learner