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Relationship advice

Good morning and Happy Monday! It was extra hard to get out of bed this morning. My alarm went off at 5:00, and I seriously considered going back to sleep. I keep my phone in the kitchen at night for a reason, and once I actually got up I had no problems! It’s those first… Continue reading Relationship advice

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little thoughts

How can I make you happy?

I've been sitting here scrolling through Ted Talks on YouTube trying to find the video that brought today's Quote of the Day. If you watch my Instagram stories, you've already heard some of this. As I said there, I'm much better with written word, so I had to sit down and write out my thoughts… Continue reading How can I make you happy?

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Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

“Thinking I’m a moron gives people something to feel smug about. Why should I disillusion them?” Are you familiar with Charles Wallace’s character in A Wrinkle in Time? I’m completely fascinated with this book, especially the exceptional five year old. I’m halfway through the book. I honestly picked it up at Barnes and Noble when… Continue reading Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

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Maybe.

Maybe we stop trying to read between the lines and figure it all out. Maybe we stop trying to decide if we should trust our instincts. Maybe we stop putting ourselves through the heartache of wondering. Maybe we stop looking for problems, because, at this point, we're creating them. Maybe we just relax. Maybe we enjoy life.… Continue reading Maybe.

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Sunday’s are for… the gym?

I never thought I'd hear myself say that. My company is working with a company called Healthy Wage to host a healthy weight loss challenge. You pay $70.00 and, if you lose 10% of your body weight, you get your money back. I really wanted to join, didn't at all want to pay the $70.00,… Continue reading Sunday’s are for… the gym?

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Pedal for Paws

Hey everyone! I just wanted to drop in and write about the charity bike ride I went on today! I have volunteered at the ARL a couple of times, but this time I was an attendee! If you're familiar with the Des Moines area, you probably know the bike trail well. We started at Mad… Continue reading Pedal for Paws