Full heart, full gym – #HASHTAGHUMPDAY Confessions

We're six days into 2016 and it's still got that "new year smell." It still feels like a clean slate, a blank canvas, a chance to start all over again! I'm hanging on to the optimism, and hanging out with Life with Lolo and Genuinely Lauren for #HASHTAGHUMPDAY and Alanna & Company and Plucky in Love for Humpday Confessions. Let's do this!     It's a ...

Anthony Kennedy, Pharrell and Ben & Jerry – Friday Link-Ups

Thank goodness it's Friday. Not that it's been a particularly stressful week, it's just nice to think about a lazy weekend with no real plans. As usual, checking in with my favorite Friday link-ups: Oh, Hey Friday, High Five for Friday, Friday Favorites and Oh Hot Damn, This is My Jam (add'l links below)! Favorite Quote This Week #LoveWins   Favorite Funny This Week Source   Favorite Replacement This Week I've mentioned ...

Backyard Renovation: deck demo and what I did

In previous posts I've confessed my tendency to be somewhat accident prone. Remember that time I tried to power-wash our pool deck? Well, it's time to add another notch on my beat-myself-up belt. The back yard is split into two sections, part is covered by the pool cage and the other section open-air. The open air section is mostly ...

Reading, customer service and Sia – Friday Link-Ups

Last night a sinus sickness took up residence in my head. Usually, when I'm about to get sick, my body gives off warning signs letting me know we've got about 24 hours until misery. Not this time. The day was fairly productive, I'd just finished a healthy dinner and BAM. Totally blocked up. By bedtime ...