Category Archives: just life

happy birthday, president mandela

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us. We ask ourselves, “Who am I to be so beautiful, gorgeous, … Continue reading

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liberty

If you ever have the chance to visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, go. Spend several hours, get the audio tour, go alone, go with family or go with a friend. Bring your kids. Just do it. It … Continue reading

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brooklyn flea

After three years of trying to find time on busy NYC weekend visits, finally made it to the Brooklyn Flea. It was a spectacular Sunday afternoon in Williamsburg with my high school friend Theres with the sun shining, the waves … Continue reading

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streets of nyc

It is my favorite city in the country. For it’s rich history, incredible architecture, depth of culture and art. I posted on Facebook last week that sometimes its sheer magnitude and beauty stops me in my tracks and makes me … Continue reading

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sites i love {the hike guy}

First things first…I don’t hike. In fact, I haven’t hiked for seventeen years. I can tell you exactly my last one – Denny Creek, a hike I’d been on many, many times, to beautiful Franklin Falls. It was my last … Continue reading

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the next fifty {seattle’s anniversary gift to the world}

It has been a spectacular weekend in Seattle. With all of the outdoor activities slated for the past few days, Mother Nature was so kind to us. The city of Seattle has been preparing for something special in 2012 for … Continue reading

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time to get movin’

Okay, who else out there watched the live stream of this morning’s Boston Marathon? Come on…I couldn’t have been the only one. Yes, I watch running. But wait, there’s more. I also watch pro bowling. That’s right. If you don’t, … Continue reading

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eat.run.hope {the best sunday run + brunch ever}

Well…I don’t know what you did yesterday but Mike and I got up, unswayed by the cold, rain and wind, put on multiple layers of running gear and went to Eat.Run.Hope. Yep, that’s right, we both ran. Mike, the non … Continue reading

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running + eating for a cause {eat.run.hope}

That’s what I’ll be doing this Sunday, April 1st…and it’s no joke. You know my love-hate relationship with running but I will be lacing up my shoes happily this Sunday to support a friend and a good cause. Too many … Continue reading

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sites i love {schreifels photo}

Time to share the love…there are so many websites, blogs, tumblr accounts that I look at frequently that I think are great so would like to share them with you! ¬†SCHREIFELS PHOTO¬†is the photography website of my long-time friend Heidi. … Continue reading

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