My husband and I honeymooned in Maui in 2016. During our stay, we ventured up 10,000 feet to the summit of Haleakala to watch the sunrise. Unfortunately, the sunrise pictures didn't come out very well. But, on a whim, we did stop at the Ali'i Kula Lavender Farm on our way down the summit and … Continue reading Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm-Kula, HI
I've always wanted a garden. I'd daydream that when I finally became a homeowner I would plant this massive vegetable garden that would supply me with all the veggies I could ever hope to eat. I am finally a homeowner but our new backyard is much smaller than I dreamed so a vegetable garden is … Continue reading How Not To Garden: Container Herbs I
One week down and one to go. Wait, one? Did I say that right? Yup, I sure did. I do much better in denial. If I were to admit to myself how many weeks I really have left... No, it's better for me to take it one week at a time. So, how'd I do? … Continue reading My Weight Loss Journey: Week 1
In the few weeks following your first birthday I've been thinking about how bitter sweet this year has been. How I've never had a better or harder one. It's amazing how in such a short time you've changed so many times. Over and over. Just when I feel like I … Continue reading The Fastest Year of My Life
Well, it's tomorrow. And, how did I do? I managed to stick to my diet and workout plan. Yay me! And I'm not being sarcastic when I say that this time. See how I did below: Starting Stats Weigh-in day is Monday. I try to weight under the same circumstances every time, i.e., no/similar clothes, … Continue reading My Weight Loss Journey: Starting Line
I'm literally out of breath as I type this. I just got done with one of my sporadic workouts. Yay me! But, not really. I'm so freaking sick of hearing myself say, "Damn, I messed up again. Oh well. I'll get back on track tomorrow."