"We humans make plans, but the Lord has the final word." - Proverbs 16:1 I have a confession to make… I’m in love with my paper planner. I love that it is full of pretty and colorful pages on nice paper. I love that it is a literal blank page symbol of my week and all the potential… Continue reading Confession | July Glimpses of Joy
"The healthiest response to life is joy." - Deepak Chopra Just as I love new year resolutions, I love new birth year resolutions! For year 29, I decided I want to start a routine of waking up early to spend time doing what I care about before work...because otherwise, it doesn’t happen. But, you guys,… Continue reading Let’s Do it for the Joy | June Glimpses of Joy
"Don't just count your years, make your years count." - George Meredith Happy Fourth of July! And happy birthday to me :). It's the big 2-9 this year- the last year of my 20s. Year 28 has been a great year. I went to Colorado, bought our first house, celebrated a few weddings, got a new… Continue reading Top 5 | Year 29
Last month, I did my first Whole30. Here's what happened and what I learned (recipes at the end!). What is Whole30? The Whole30 is a 30-day fad diet that emphasizes whole foods and during which participants eliminate sugar, alcohol, grains, legumes, soy, and dairy from their diets.The Whole30 is similar to but more restrictive than… Continue reading Whole30 Recap
Hi Blog Friends, It’s been a while (again) so I thought I’d catch you up on what I’ve been up to! 1. I got a new job! You’re reading the words of the newest employee of The Emily Program Foundation. We’re a nonprofit working to end eating disorders and reduce the stigma around mental illness.… Continue reading Life Lately & Merry Christmas (Season)!
The Last Two Weeks, I was... I had a bad day at work last week. Actually, more accurately, I was in a bad mood from work one day last week. This has been happening a lot lately. All these little things that happen put me in a crummy, angry, frustrated, defeated mood (even though a… Continue reading Weeks in Review: The Last Hurrah of Summer
Hi, Friends! Long time no type. I ended up taking a bit of an unplanned summer hiatus as life got a little crazy with work changes, house buying, and fun vacations. But I'm back! At least for now. I realized writing things out is so helpful in processing what's going on in my life and… Continue reading Week in Review: Back at It