Archive for the ‘Musings’ Category

Friday Five: 5 Things I’m Loving Lately

August 26, 2016 at 7:18 am
5 Things FI

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they are letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the month. This is a “free”…

Fall Style Inspiration from Moonfish!

August 25, 2016 at 6:58 am
moonfish FI

I’ve had people tell me that I have more things going on than any one else they know. Clearly, they’ve never met Sarah Kotek a/k/a Moonfish Mama. Sarah is a nurse anesthetist, a marathon runner, a mom of two girls and a wife. She is also the creative mind behind Moonfish. Moonfish is a quarterly pop-up up store that collaborates with small businesses and local…

Friday Five: 5 Summertime Faves (So Far)

August 19, 2016 at 6:36 am
5 Summertime Faves So Far

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they are letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the month. This is the a…

Currently… it’s the Olympics!

August 14, 2016 at 3:13 pm
currently olympics FI

Currently… A post on “things of the moment” for me (#13). [Inspired by Marcia and other bloggers.] State of things: We’re sleep deprived because it’s the Olympics! We’ve been up late every night this week watching gymnastics, swimming and everything else. I just love the excitement, anticipation and the amazing feats of strength and speed. After a busy and hectic July, my travel schedule is…

August Ultimate Coffee Date

August 7, 2016 at 8:59 am
sbucks SF

Welcome to the 8th Ultimate Coffee Date link up of 2016. Can it really be August already?? More than half of the year is behind us. Wow! I‘m linking up again with Coco @ Running with Perseverance, Lynda @ Fitness Mom Wine Country, & Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee together… this post…

Friday Five: 5 Ways to Keep Fitness Fun

July 29, 2016 at 8:10 am
SurfFit

t’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they are letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the month. The first week of…

Pokemon Go (or No Go?) + myCharge #Giveaway

July 24, 2016 at 9:22 am
Even our diner is good for catching Pokemon. The Husband is less amused than me.

My 16 year old niece is visiting from Florida and she is playing Pokemon Go. Apparently, Chicago is a Pokemon Go mecca – especially compared to her suburban Florida town. I was skeptical about Pokemon Go after hearing that tons of people were walking around like zombies with their phones out all over public places. A few have had some unfortunate accidents while playing instead…