Category Archives: Outdoors

My Week in Pictures

Have you heard about Instagram? It’s amazing and I think everyone should join. If you do, look me up! Dining room chair covers in progress. Still need to fix the closure and attach ribbons to secure it to the chair! … Continue reading

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It’s Raining Golf Balls

We had quite the storm here the other day. Great Lakes weather changes like… well, the weather. It’ll be bright and sunny one minute and hailing golf balls the next. Here are some pictures from our latest storm-

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Farmer Missy is Back!

It was an exciting week for me. I finally set up my garden in our backyard. It’s about 1/16th of the size of my plot last year but beggars cannot be choosers and I am gleefully happy! I used a … Continue reading

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My Farewell to Nashville

Today I officially completed #11 on my “31” list. (Truth be told, I’ve been running on one of the Greenway trails for a few months now, but when I created the list, I envisioned walking on a downtown Greenway since … Continue reading

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Navy Proud

Not sure why it looks like I’m about to sneeze in this shot, but I love the sweatshirt… and my legs. Hello!

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Thankful- Day 25

Tonight I am thankful for Bombay Sapphire Gin. After an extremely stressful week, it was inevitable I would need  some booze. I’ve had exactly TWO drinks in the past 10 weeks so all I need is one and it goes … Continue reading

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Thankful- Day 13

Today I am thankful for the time I get to spend with my sweet husband. We ate authentic Chicago pizza, walked around the city with our family and friends, and are relaxing in our hotel room, just enjoying our time … Continue reading

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Thankful- Day 8

I am thankful for the beautiful warm weather we’ve been having! I was able to take full advantage of it and spend almost all weekend outdoors. Here are some highlights from our hikes around the park.

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I Was Running!

On Saturday I officially completed my longest race to date. It was a 12 mile race but technically with the walk to the start and finish line, I’m rounding it up to a half marathon. Last year it actually was … Continue reading

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Thankful – Day 7

I am thankful for naps! Last night I had a hard time falling asleep. I think I was over-tired and the hotel bed wasn’t exactly my “home” bed. I also had a tough time staying asleep. That was due to … Continue reading

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