Category Archives: general life

Welcome 2014!

For the first time in four years, I did not make my trek to a large body of water to usher in the new year. I’ve enjoyed this tradition, and I’m going to try to do it this weekend, but … Continue reading

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Update: Pounds jars

Almost a year ago, I posted about a neat little inspiration craft I found on Pinterest. I still have those jars, and there has been movement. When I first made them, my motivation was to lose weight, but, honestly? That … Continue reading

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On Pinterest inspiration

Yes, I’ve fallen down the Pinterest addiction hole. It’s really working for how I remember food and crafty-type items I see on the web. Plus, I’ve got a lot of friends and family who are also foodie/crafty types and the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I took this picture 1 year ago today: It’s probably hard to see the details, but it’s a bald eagle in flight. I drove down to the Mississippi River from my apartment in Davenport and took as long of a … Continue reading

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Goodbye, summer!

Lord, the summer has flown by. I’ll throw up a more filled out post tomorrow with what I’ve been doing, but here’s the short version: Knitted two baby blankets for my little cousins and completely forgot to take pictures before … Continue reading

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Fitness blog

Started a new blog dedicated to my attempts to get more fit in 2011. In addition to the 100 Days challenge, I also joined the Shrinking Jeans “Power of One” challenge. It should be interesting, and I’m determined to have … Continue reading

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100 Days

There is little to no consensus on how much time it takes to form new habits. I was out to dinner last night with a good friend, and she and another friend are doing a 100 day challenge where they … Continue reading

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