Spring Inspiration for Body, Soul, and Spirit – #VZWBuzz

I’ve noticed my inspiration and motivation often ebbs and flows with the seasons. Each season has it’s focus for me. Summer means Maui and holiday time means family. The spring season makes me think of renewal and hope. Many of us felt this way at the beginning of the year, too. But who even remembers […]

Why Nature is My Favorite Workout Buddy. #VZWBuzz

Sometimes people are great. The Viking is one of my favorite people (along with my two kids), and one of my favorite things to do is raid the gym with him. But to some people, the best workout partner you can ask for isn’t anything with lungs. Exercising outside can completely change an otherwise dull […]

A College Girl’s 16 Tips for Getting (and Staying) Organized

“New Year, new me!”—the collective proclamation heard in pizzerias around the world on December 31st! Raise your hand if you’ve wanted to make one of your resolutions “keep all my New Year’s resolutions.” Anyone? Just me? Whether your goal is to drop a couple dress sizes or just make it to your meetings on time, […]

5 Mindset Tweaks for a Healthier Holiday Season

After decades of walking this earth, I believe the key to healthy living has to center around your emotional and mental well-being. This is where a change, a tweak, a redirection has to begin. Especially if that change is to become a lifestyle. It would be easy to suggest not eating the first batch of […]

When You Didn’t Plan on Your Plans Being Unplanned

When I was invited to share about a #SwitchersRemorse life experience for Verizon, I thought,  “I have enough material for about 20 blog posts.” I decided to choose this particular experience because I’m actually suffering from switcher’s remorse right at this very moment. I’ve always had an aversion to planning things too far in advance. […]

Mind Fitness: How I Find Peace and Balance Every Day

Have a thankful heart. Everyday when I wake up, I’m aware that waking up in itself is a gift. I often took this fact for granted in years past, but losing both my parents to cancer within two years rocked my world and shifted my perspective. We aren’t promised each day, so each day I’m […]