Tag Archives: outside

Getting stronger! (W3 of base building)

I’ve finished my third week of the Gale Bernhardt base-bulding workout plan I purchased through TrainingPeaks and I am starting to see the results. My muscles are ever so slightly more developed and my overall strength has increased. In general, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Let the summer shenanigans begin!

The 2012-2013 school year is over. Because we spent the last week administering final exams, grading final exams, and packing up our rooms and offices to be moved to the new school, it feels extra over. It was a bittersweet … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Healing Games

Not to be confused with The Hunger Games, which is very, very different. I’ve made great strides in my healing, so I thought I would share some of my favorite exercises, quotes, and other such fun that has helped me … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Best weekend EVER!

I have so much loveliness to share (and pictures…just wait, they’re coming), I don’t even know where to begin. I guess the beginning would be best. This week and weekend were  jam-packed with lovely moments, big events, quality time, good food, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grand Rapids…no seriously, I could live there.

Last weekend was my first time in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and while I was excited to see the city that Mark calls home Mondays through Thursdays every week, I didn’t expect to be blown away. However, in  a matter of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer is here…again!

The 2011-2012 school year was hands down my most successful and favorite of my teaching career, and though I say farewell to the children, the staff, and the building with a wee bit of sadness in my heart, I couldn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Autumn

It’s hard not to feel happy and sentimental when the breeze picks up just enough to make it rain leaves. Only one hits me in the shoulder – wait, hits is the wrong word. It seeks me out in the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment