30 Day Challenge – August

30 Day Challenge – August

30 Day Challenge. As promised in yesterday's post, I'm back with the announcement of my final 30-day challenge in this year of 30-day challenges. Each month since I turned 40 I have completed a 30-day challenge. Some have been physically challenging and some have been mentally challenging. Some months the challenge has been a breeze [...]

30 Day Challenge…May

30 Day Challenge…May

30 Day Challenge. Most of you who've been on the journey with me, know that I've been doing 30-day challenges since turning 40 in September of 2017. The challenges are meant to push me in ways that I wouldn't typically push myself. We are fast approaching May, so it's time to make the announcement for [...]

Lessons Learned During A Month Long Fitness Challenge

Lessons Learned During A Month Long Fitness Challenge

On Turning 40. As I approached 40, I knew that I wanted to do something memorable for myself. Leading up to it, I thought I might make a "40 before 40 list." Then I thought I might make a "40 things I want to do while I'm 40." As fate...destiny...timing...would have it, I stumbled upon [...]

Lessons Learned During A Reading Challenge

Lessons Learned During A Reading Challenge

Reading. I have always loved reading. I can't remember a time when my nose wasn't buried in a book. Just as in life, my reading seasons ebb and flow. Sometimes I am voraciously reading book after book and other times I watch the ones that I thought I'd read, sit and gather dust upon the [...]

Lessons Learned During My Month of Being a Vegetarian

Lessons Learned During My Month of Being a Vegetarian

Vegetarian. I hadn't heard the phrase Veganuary, until well into the month of January. Otherwise, I might have gone Vegan for the month. As it was, my January Challenge was to become a Vegetarian for 30 days. Along the way, I learned a few lessons.   Lessons learned. Likely, the biggest lesson that I learned was [...]

30 Days of…February Challenge

30 Days of…February Challenge

That by desiring what is perfectly good, even when we don't quite know what it is and cannot do what we would, we are part of the divine power against evil - widening the skirts of light and making the struggle with darkness narrower. -Dorothea in Middlemarch by George Eliot Reading. I love to read. I have [...]