Fighting Feelings of Discouragement: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Isaiah 40:31 but those who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint. This winter, I decided it was time to finally get back on the road and run. Running clears my head and […]

Week 1: Get Healthy and Fit – The Beginning

If you stopped by on Friday, you saw that I’m embarking on a 12 week challenge to get healthier and more fit. I’m busier than ever with homeschooling, a new baby, work, and Brett being in school. I needed the kick in the pants from Sarah to get me started. Here’s the plan, Stan. Exercise: […]

Finding My Feet Again as a Runner

Runner. I used to refer to myself as a runner, but over the past few months, you’re more apt to hear me say, “When I used to run.” This time last year, I was training for my second half marathon, and despite the miserable heat, summer training had gone pretty well. Then, I was sidelined. […]

Keeping Safe When Running – Don’t Be a Victim

Part of the benefit of running for me is the chance to spend time alone and clear my head. Since hearing the tragic story of Sherry Arnold, I’ve been thinking more about keeping myself safe while running. I polled my running buddies, and came up with 11 rules to keep safe while on the road. […]

Fitness Friday – Not Going it Alone

Life As I See It [Fitness, Health and Happiness]

I’ll admit it. Running by myself is BORING. But, with 4 children, a husband and a job, there’s not a lot of options. Thanks to my best friend, I’ll be having a date night with my husband this evening and dragging him along with me for an early morning run on Saturday. If you’re taking […]