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Happiness amidst happiness
Monday, October 30, 2017      2 comments

Ah life has been good. Almost too good indicative by the 10lbs I cannot seem to shake off my frame, but it's been a huge byproduct of stress in my life. Some excessively positive and some that is a little more 'burdens of life' stress. Having a ... Read more
Jarret's first half marathon
Tuesday, June 27, 2017      1 comments

For the last year, I've been serving as a Colfax Run Series Ambassador. Huge honor and was a real joy to be part of that amazing family and community. I was so inspired by my fellow ambassadors who are trail runners and ultra runners and even th... Read more
We all have those times when we just feel lost
Monday, May 22, 2017      1 comments

I've been in a slump. A major one. One of those slumps that kind of keeps you down and doesn't give way for you to come up for air. The kind that feels a little like mild suffocation and all you can do is lay there and hope that it eventually wi... Read more
I'd like to reintroduce myself
Friday, November 11, 2016      9 comments

So, it happened. Weds. November 2, 2016: I successfully defended my dissertation. It was an incredibly stressful time for me but I had the best defense (and I was so unbelievably prepared that it actually wasn't that bad in the moment... Read more
how I'm feeling in this moment
Friday, October 21, 2016      3 comments

So, I am hoping I will get to post a blog of a different nature later today, but I am preparing myself for the worst and hoping for the best. Right now, my heart and mind are running a million miles a minute. My phd committee and the outsi... Read more
Those upcoming winter blues
Thursday, October 20, 2016      1 comments

I love fall. I mean, I REALLY love fall. I love the leaves changing colors, the crisp temperature outside, the smells and sights of the season, pumpkins and apple cider, bonfires and hayrides and everything in between. But, do you know what... Read more
That reason to smile
Monday, September 19, 2016      4 comments

why I've been absent from blogs---- emoticon ... Read more
That nasty little feeling of disappointment
Monday, September 19, 2016      0 comments

Regret. Probably one of the more damaging feelings one can experience in a lifetime. It's cold and bitter and it can haunt you for years (if you let it). It can eat at you and raise questions that you never thought you could possibly think... Read more
when you know you really need a day off!!
Thursday, March 17, 2016      8 comments

Ahh, this is such a great tale!!! So, two weeks ago today I was sitting in my office contemplating my time off. I had requested to take that Friday off weeks before hand and my vacation day was less than 24 hours away. I thought long a... Read more
Bruce and his childish antics
Friday, November 06, 2015      4 comments

For those of you who don't know from other blogs, I have a cat named Bruce Wayne (appropriately named for the mask he wears due to his coloring). He is the love of my life and a pain in my patootie all in the same breath. I've shared his picture... Read more
My comments on the cozy
Thursday, November 05, 2015      5 comments

I woke up this morning with every good intent to workout. Truly. But we just got our first 'snowfall' in Colorado last night and there was something so unbelievably sublime about taking in the chill of the morning while laying under the covers i... Read more
My thoughts on yoga leggings
Wednesday, November 04, 2015      6 comments

This tends to be a hot topic with people, especially since there was a lady who was blasted on the news for making some big stink about how leggings 'aint' pants (her words). While I have moments that I truly agree with you--i.e. when they are s... Read more
Fun few months!
Wednesday, November 04, 2015      1 comments

Oh the update blog. School: 1. defended my proposal for my dissertation successfully on August 11. 2. Submitted my IRB on Sept. 11th. 3. Received notification that IRB was accepted on October 29th 4. Received notification that IRB at... Read more
Ahhhh the Bolder Boulder--a reflection blog
Thursday, July 09, 2015      3 comments

AHhhh, I can't believe I forgot to post about doing the Bolder Boulder!! This one will be short and sweet and full of pix, but 2 months ago, I participated in what is coined "America's all-time BEST 10k" and honestly, I have to agree. It's... Read more

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