Back on Track

Back on Track

It has been a while since I’ve given you an update on my health journey. To be completely honest, there hasn’t been much to tell for the past two months. I quit going to the gym, losing the motivation to go, shortly after getting my new workout outfit in early June. I...
Surfside Beach Revisited

Surfside Beach Revisited

I made it back down to Surfside Beach, SC, for a second visit this Summer, this time for a Girls’ Trip with my friends Kandy and Becky. I totally admit to being a pain in the butt and wanting to cancel the week leading up to the trip. The weather looked...
Hindman Wrap-Up

Hindman Wrap-Up

I’m so glad that I chose to do Hindman in person. I was worn out by the end of the week, and some kind of bug bit the crap out of my upper lip on Tuesday night — but it made such a difference to get to be there in person. Approximately 35 of us, plus 5...
Pamper Me

Pamper Me

Sometimes, a body just needs a little R&R, a little special attention. And that’s where I was this week. A couple of years ago, I started getting really bothered by the fine fuzz on my face, which, thankfully, is very blonde, but still noticeable, especially to...
Health and Wellness: Almost Made It

Health and Wellness: Almost Made It

I took a break last month from talking about my weight loss journey. My goal was to hit 250 pounds by the end of June. And I didn’t make it. I still haven’t made it, two weeks later. But I am getting closer and closer! This morning, I hit 251.4 pounds. It was tempting...
Today in Music History: Live Aid!

Today in Music History: Live Aid!

On this date in 1985, the world witnessed the awesomeness of Live Aid, a star-studded concert held simultaneously in London and in Philadelphia. I remember it well, trying to watch bits and pieces of it from my grandparents’ house in Tazewell, my 13-year-old self so...