Archive for the ‘Musings’ Category

Grab a Cup! September Ultimate Coffee Date

September 4, 2016 at 9:46 am

Welcome to the 9th Ultimate Coffee Date link up of 2016. 9 down, 3 to go as 2016 flies by. I‘m linking up again with Coco @ Running with Perseverance and Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee together… this post is what I would tell you. So grab a cup , “listen” and…

Up Your Labor Day BBQ Game with Great Cocktails!

August 28, 2016 at 11:01 am

The end of summer is marked with Labor Day BBQs. Want to make yours even better? Make some hand crafted cocktails. You can make them with alcohol and without (for the kiddies and those who don’t imbibe.) I was offered the opportunity to try all natural simple syrups from Sonoma Syrup Co. to up my cocktail game. Sonoma Syrup Co. makes all natural syrups, extracts…

Friday Five: 5 Things I’m Loving Lately

August 26, 2016 at 7:18 am

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

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

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… 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

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…