After a decent amount of go, go, go in my life lately, I have to admit it's quite nice to be in a month of a little less "activity" and a little more...well, activity in the way of exercise but much less so in the way of obligations, events, birthdays (guys I'm 31...31...say it again...sigh...ok, … Continue reading Things I’m Loving 2.0
I truly wish there was a different word for "beautiful"...something more powerful (ugh, NO that was not a line from the most recent episode of Nashville, how dare you suggest that...but seriously though, #teamlayla). So anyways, if there were, and heck maybe there is, I would use it to describe this past weekend's wedding weekend … Continue reading #dalportowedding
Do you ever have instances where a person, place, or thing keeps popping up in your life relentlessly and you're like "ok universe, I hear you...". This happened to me back in 2008, about 6 months after I graduated from college. I was working at CBS Outdoor, living in SF, and within a 3 week … Continue reading When In Rome: Where to eat and drink in Italia
Has anyone ever tried the drink mead? Before our GoRuck event this past weekend (more on that in a second), a whole slew of us went to a meadery called The Rabbit's Foot to kick things off and have a few drinks socially before "the games began." I had this very grandiose medieval-like vision in … Continue reading PED…or a mead hangover?
As I was brainstorming the direction to go with my next blog post, I found myself either getting topic block or completely distracted by something stupid like a FatJewish post on Instagram. It wasn't until I saw an article titled "How to apply lotion to your back without anyone's help" that I realized...holy cow, people … Continue reading Things I’m Loving 1.0
I'm not going to lie, I feel like a feminist just by deciding to WRITE this post, but here's the deal. Apparently it is 'Women's History Month' and I have one more day to capitalize on this. AND I am now a proud, proud Ambassador of the Movemeant Foundation (I apologize, but you are going … Continue reading Girl Power
**In an effort to help other women (and people) who may experience some of the same situations I do, I want to try and use this blog as an honest and open assessment of things I go through on this ‘Road to Couer D’Alene’, and in life. Some of it isn’t wonderful. Recently, I have been battling … Continue reading Check yourself before you wreck yourself