I’m working at my former high school for four months. I’m teaching all of these humans in the same desks I once sat in, fifteen years earlier. Doing so ruffles up bits of memory not visited in years. Walking those halls in a different role conjures up endless thought. First, a list. Things I did […]
How much can a person change in a year?
‘We Can Do Hard Things.’ This saying is popping up everywhere lately. I even purchased a wooden plaque with the saying from a thrift store the other day. I put it up on my husband’s bed stand, and looking at it makes me giggle just a little bit. Double entendre aside, I like the sentiment. I […]
Two roads diverged in a wood. And, I… I took the road that led me straight to the gym, with a friend. And that has made all the difference. My idea of exercising was going to yoga once a week (yay), doing the treadmill once or twice a week while I read magazines (meh), or trying to […]
I’ve never cared for possessions, anyways. If you’ve known me long enough, you’ve heard me say, “We spend our money on experiences, not things,” and it’s true.
But I grossly underestimated the cost of starting over.
I have a confession to make. I have only lost two pounds since this blog began. But I haven’t gained any, which is something I had been steadily doing. I have become incredibly self-aware of my habits, which I think is of utmost important to losing weight. Things I have been doing which seem to […]