Category Archives: family

My Staycation!

This past week I had a week off from work, and since we don’t really ever go on vacation I did a staycation with my family. I don’t even know the last time we were all home. So what did I do?? Sunday: I started off with me volunteering for the Baltimore Women’s Classic 5k. …

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Friday Five- June 27th

Again I am linking up with Courtney from Eat Pray Run, DC, Cynthia from You signed for what? and Mar from Mar on the Run! to do another Friday Five! This weeks ‘five’ are things about ME! 1. I am adopted– I am one of four children that my parents adopted. I am also the …

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Where have I been??

So another month has passed by and no blogging for me. What the heck happened? Here is the short and sweet of it I got injured, I didn’t run,  I did run, I got injured again, I did run a 10 miler and finished another school year. Here is the down low on the injury …

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Oh that’s right I have a blog!

Huge blog fail. It all started when I had to do a recap for Cherry Blossom 10 miler…yup that didn’t happen. So later this week look for that recap in pictures followed by my Sole of the City 10k recap in pictures. So now it’s May and I’m starting fresh. I think I need a …

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The final snow day?!?!

So it has happened again, another snow day. Will this be the last one? Who knows, I surely don’t and at this point and I wouldn’t be surprised if there was another one. So far this winter we have had snow, ice, below freezing temperatures, wind, rain, freezing rain, thunderstorms, oh and throw in some …

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Four things I thankful for

Seems like forever since I blogged for real but this is my second post of the week! Today for thankful Thursday I have picked four things that have helped me this week. On Tuesday our house got broken into and that is what drives this post. 1: My family- my kids, my husband and my …

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Seeing yourself in your Daughter

I have this amazing daughter that I love with all my heart but it absolutely kills me that she is struggling in school. It’s not because she is struggling but it’s the fact  she gets it from me. I had a very hard time in school, I spent endless hours crying over work, and saying …

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Cleaning out my old bedroom

To summarize, my dad is having his girlfriend move in with him. Us four kids haven’t lived in that house in years, it really hasn’t changes all that much from when I moved out to when my mother died 5 years ago. So with the new girlfriend moving in, we had all been asked to …

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She is 6 years old!

Happy Birthday to my Lilly Bean! I can’t believe she is 6 today. She is an amazing little girl, who is so talented in her own little way. I could not be happier! Here is to the birthday girl, look how much you have grown! Happy Birthday Lilly! I hope you have a wonderful day!

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How did I do??

I think I will give my self a solid B for the week. Here you can read about my attempt to get more organized. Having everyone’s outfits planned for the week, so nice. I didn’t have to think once about what I was wearing or the kids and then getting then dressed in the morning …

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