Hitting the Trails

A busy few months of travel has meant that I haven’t always had as much time as I’d like to take advantage of all of the wonderful sights and scenes I have back home in Greenville, SC. When AJ and I moved up to Greenville, we made the decision based on a few factors, butRead more

Good and Bad Travel News

Well, folks, I’ve got good news and I’ve got bad news. I’m an anxious person who can’t concentrate on good news if I know there is bad news to be told, so I’ll tell you guys the bad news first. You know how I’m supposed to be going to Latvia this morning? Well, turns outRead more


What I Learned When I Became a Fitness Instructor

If you had asked me in my early twenties what one thing that I never saw myself being was, I would have answered either “financially stable,” “happy to do yard work,” or “a fitness instructor.” They say your twenties are all about transitions, and I guess that’s true, because at 30, I’m now both aRead more


When You Drive Yourself Crazy

Wednesday, I just couldn’t do it. I tried. Really! I did! But I couldn’t do it. I didn’t have it in me. What is “it,” exactly? Everything. “It” was any task I tried to take on yesterday outside of what I was absolutely required to do. “It” was: Waking up early to go for aRead more


Redemption – Flying Pig Half Marathon 2016 Race Report

After surviving 18 miles at Lisa’s 100th marathon extravaganza in England a few weeks ago, I was feeling much more optimistic about my chances at the Flying Pig Half Marathon this year. For those new to my blog, this race was my third attempt at actually finishing the Pig. The first year I was registeredRead more


BIG Travel Announcements!

So I’ve been trying to hold off on my upcoming travel announcements for as long as possible in hopes of making sure everything is super certain and nailed down, but I can’t hold it in anymore! 2016 is shaping up to be a truly epic year and I’ve been blessed with some amazing opportunities toRead more