Well here it is! 2015! I've been really psyched for the new year and getting a fresh start. Over the past year, I've been dealing with a flare up of my autoimmune disease. I'll be left with some permanent scarring, but I know everything will be reigned in soon. That makes 2015 the year of renewing … Continue reading Happy New Year – Welcome 2015!
The holiday season in New York is a really special time. There seems to be an endless number of events and soirees connecting people and sharing ideas. It's a very large, diverse city and I love being able to take advantage of it. This evening I went to one such event at the New-York Historical Society. … Continue reading 25 Days of Joy Challenge: Day 9
Every night, when JZ and I sit down for dinner, we take turns sharing something that we're grateful for that day. Today it feels like there is a lot to be grateful for. We traveled to Brooklyn in search of some specialty items we wanted to share with friends and loved ones as we celebrate Christmas. Then, … Continue reading 25 Days of Joy Challenge: Day 7
Today's goals was to find joy in simple things. And I did it! Both of my sister's had an especially good day today which I was excited to hear about. I don't want to share their personal business, but I'm happy for them! Another simple joy today: JZ and I got a sweet Christmas tree. … Continue reading 25 Days of Joy Challenge: Day 5
It's day two of my challenge and I know exactly where my joy will come from today... Giving! The Tuesday following Thanksgiving is the international day of philanthropic giving, know simply as #GivingTuesday. Unlike it's counterparts Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, it's not about consumption, but rather the joy of giving itself! It's a … Continue reading 25 Days of Joy Challenge: Day 2
It’s official, the days are getting longer. I couldn’t be more excited. Here’s why: Longer days = longer runs - I recently started training for a 10K and although I won’t be running my race for a few weeks, last night I took advantage of the new longer days to see how far I can … Continue reading Happy for Spring