Archive for the ‘Musings’ Category

August Ultimate Coffee Date

August 2, 2015 at 8:37 am
August Coffee Date FI

I can’t believe it has already been a month since the last Ultimate Coffee Date link up! Another year is flying by. I‘m linking up again with Coco @ Running with Perseverance, Lynda @ Fitness Mom Wine Country, & Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner for the eighth “Ultimate Coffee Date” of 2015. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee…

Friday Finds: 5 Podcasts You Don’t Want to Miss

July 31, 2015 at 5:54 am
podcasts to listen to

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week’s topic is “Five Race Day Surprises.” I am going to go off topic and go with “5 Podcasts You Don’t…

Friday Finds: 5 Things I am Loving This Summer

July 24, 2015 at 6:19 am
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It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week’s topic is “Five Favorite Summer Drinks.” I am going to go a bit off topic and go with “5 Things…

Savor, Thank, Aspire, Give, Empathize + Be Happy!

July 19, 2015 at 5:25 am
happiness FI

It feels like a while since I have written about happiness after a slew of happiness posts. [Links here, here, here, here and here.] I saw this awesome post from HealthTap so here I go again. HealthTap suggests the following SKILLS to be happier: 1. Savor the Moment. 2. Thank Those Who Matter 3. Aspire to Meaningful Goals 4. Give of Yourself 5. Empathize with…

Friday Finds: 5 Things To Bring Home from Your Race/Event

July 17, 2015 at 6:17 am
Shirts from some of my fave races. As you can imagine my drawers are full!

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week’s topic is “Race Swag.” I am going to change it up to be 5 Things to Bring Home from Your…

Currently – Supposedly Summer Edition

July 12, 2015 at 9:33 am
currently summer fi

Currently… A post on “things of the moment” for me (#9). [Inspired by Marcia and other bloggers.] State of things: This year continues to fly by. It has not been particularly summery here – thus the title “Supposedly Summer Edition.” Yesterday’s long run was a sweat fest, so maybe we turned a corner. I feel like I got my work and blogging mojo back and…

Friday Finds: 5 Fitness and Health Trends That Are Not For Me

July 10, 2015 at 6:05 am
5 not for me FI

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week’s topic is “5 Fitness Trends I Will Never Try.” My list will be “5 Fitness and Health Trends That Are…