Compassion & Kindness

“Do we argue with each other ’til we both turn blue or find similarities in what we like and what we do?” Recently, there has been some serious bullying in the triathlon community– particularly against people like me. I have not directly received the bullying, but the comments being made could be extended to meRead more

Meet Rosie!

Today is National Dog Day! And it is a very special National Dog Day for me because today is my first day with my new furry companion, Rosie <3. Rosie comes all the way from Oxford, MS. She’s adopted from the Oxford Lafayette Humane Society. She got there because they found her and her siblingsRead more

70.3 Training Update: 5 Weeks to Go!

In just a little over a month, I will be competing in the Augusta 70.3 triathlon! It is hard to believe. Training has been going okay… definitely not great, but I suppose it could be worse. It has definitely been a challenge to manage training with all of the moving around I have done inRead more

#baesinthebay2016: My Trip to San Francisco

As a birthday present, my parents bought me a plane ticket to San Francisco for a friend reunion. My friend Irene from junior high/high school lives out there, and another one of our friends, Samantha, flew out for the long weekend as well! Unfortunately, our friend Danielle couldn’t make it, but we thought of herRead more

My Vision Board

On Thursday night, I was looking at some inspiration for my bullet journal and came across some posts about “The Miracle Morning.” I had heard about this before, but I quickly brushed it away because anyone who knows me knows I am not a morning person. I get up at the last minute basically everyRead more

April Recap, Favorites, & Highlights

(Disclaimer: I think a lot of the pictures will show up the wrong way if this is viewed on a mobile device. Sorry!) “April is the cruellest month.” In a lot of ways that I won’t get into here, it was, but when I look back it also had a lot of positives.   TheRead more

My Bullet Journal

Anyone who knows me well knows that I am pretty (very) Type A. Anyone who knew me in college knows that a lot of those tendencies showed themselves in my obsessive upkeep of my various planners. I went through a lot of different types of planners in college, from a typical store bought planner toRead more

January Accomplishments, Highlights, and Favorites

We are a week into February. This past week feels like a haze to me– I have been really tired. At the end of January I did some reflections of the month and my accomplishments in my bullet journal, and I wanted to share them here!       Accomplishments Books Read: 6. (Harry PotterRead more

Chillin’ in Chattanooga

Today was a SNOW DAY (!), which means it is the second 3-day weekend in a row <3 <3 <3. While I anticipate this weekend to be filled with relaxing, yoga, reading, bullet journaling, etc., the past 3-day weekend was more adventurous. My boyfriend and I went to Chattanooga for one main reason: to seeRead more

The Harry Potter Series: A Re-Read

I enjoyed writing reviews for the books I read last year, and although I fell off the wagon as 2015 came to a close, I am going to start this year fresh! This book review will differ from most because it is of a book that is deeply important to me. I spent a largeRead more