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week in review: from NOLA, with love

Linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the Week in Review. The past two weeks have been full of more craziness. I’ll try to stick to the highlights. On May 31st, I drove down to New Orleans to see my Dad again—he was in rehab after surgery—and to celebrate the fifth anniversary… Continue reading week in review: from NOLA, with love

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week in review: conquering my fears

Linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the Week in Review. This was kind of a crazy week. Or, at least it felt crazy. I worked…I don’t know, somewhere around 45 hours this week. 15 1/2 of those hours were Friday. Yeah…My feet still hurt. Even more when I followed up on… Continue reading week in review: conquering my fears

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week in review: a jungle of sadness

Linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the Week in Review. I’m not going to lie: this has been an extremely rough week. Being around people has been very difficult for me. I found out last Saturday that my boyfriend was taking a job out-of-state. He left this past Friday. So, yeah.… Continue reading week in review: a jungle of sadness

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week in review: getting by

Linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the Week in Review. It’s been a week. On one hand, that says it all. Just a really long week. Like, I’m just tired. There’s been a lot going on. But, I: -worked around 45 hours at the day job, in 3.5 days. -escaped the… Continue reading week in review: getting by

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week in review: it’s too much

I’m linking up with Meghan at Clean Eats, Fast Feets for the Week in Review. Last week, I… -spent a lot of time in prayer and or worried for a long-time friend/patient who had open heart surgery on Thursday. He was off the vent and responsive on Friday, but Saturday they put him back on… Continue reading week in review: it’s too much

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thinking out loud: so many wrong things

Linking up with Amanda at Running with Spoons for Thinking Out Loud. -I made it through Halloween with no trick-or-treaters. This is a good thing for a couple of reasons:  I do NOT need candy in the house, as I have little self control when it comes to chocolate. And some of the people who’ve… Continue reading thinking out loud: so many wrong things

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weekly review: the truth hurts

From July 6th of last year to around mid-October, I made huge changes in my diet and exercise routine (which had been mostly slim to none before that). I started running with the Couch to 5k app, cut out processed carbs for the most part, and lost 28 pounds, ran a 5k trail run, and… Continue reading weekly review: the truth hurts