Archive | September 2015

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Gratitude Gems: A Healthy Body

Welcome to Gratitude Gems, where I show a little appreciation for the good things in my life! I find it hard to be optimistic when I’m sick.  Upon our return home from our last camping trip, I developed a cold.  And that cold proceeded to last until about Wednesday of last week.  That’s two and […]

Gratitude Gems: The Last Camping Trip of the Season

As this post is published, Tavis and I will be packing up our camping gear for the last time this year and heading home from a great weekend in Jasper.  Every year we go out there on the long weekend and enjoy games and hikes and campfires and happy hours and lots of other things […]

An Unexpectedly Good Read

I like reading because it transports me away from reality into a fantasy world.  That doesn’t mean I only read books in the fantasy genre, but it does mean that I like stories that are distinctly fictitious.  I prefer to read a yarn that could be real, but isn’t.  Stories that are rooted in reality, […]

Goals: Playing Catch Up

I’ve completed a few more goals (or partial goals), but each on their own didn’t seem worthy of separate attention to the tune of individual postings so I decided to combine them and do a little goal catch up! #30 I walked on the beach!  With my husband!  Barefoot!  I wish I had taken a […]