So, we’re halfway through October and I’ve done almost an entire Fall’s worth of activities. Instead of boring you with an entire encyclopedia of Falltivities, I’ll put a spell on you and spell it out. 😉 An acrostic October Poem (with explanations) O – Out in the CornWhat can be more fall than a corn … Continue reading I’ll put a Spell on you
So, you remember a while back when I wrote that post about If you give a girl a soccer ball? Well, this past week I got to see firsthand how soccer impacts other young girls and women and it was absolutely incredible. My friend Jordan and I took a trip up to Raleigh, NC (technically … Continue reading Alex Morgan and Marta and More – Oh My!
I had my annual physical at the doctor’s office this week. Let me tell you, there is only one professional that I hate more than doctors, and that’s the dentist. So you can imagine my dread as I got up early on Friday morning to head to my early appointment before work. I get there, … Continue reading Weighing Happy
Have you ever looked back and thought: Man, I miss college- not the class part, but the rest of the college part? I have, I definitely miss those freedoms of undergrad. I’ve realized recently that I also miss the learning part too. Growing mentally and challenging what I previously thought. And I’ve been having this … Continue reading Getting Schooled
Hi Guys, I’m feeling a little nostalgic this week. I ran across an article that I shared a few years ago, posted by a Soccer Girls website titled “If You Give a Girl a Soccer Ball…” and needed to share with all of you. The article, like the book about the mouse and the cookie, … Continue reading Thanks for the [Soccer] Balls
I made a new friend this week. Her name is Andie, and she’s not a real person. No – I’m not crazy. She’s my character from the 10-minute play festival that I acted in this weekend. That’s right. I was in a play this weekend. For the past two weeks, I’ve been rehearsing every night, … Continue reading Meet Andie.
I had a rough week this week, guys. Between work just being work, and having obligations every night (which I’m not used to), and feeling generally smothered by requests for my time – I couldn’t handle it. Friday rolled around and I ran into a bit of trouble on my way home from work and … Continue reading Turn That Frown Upside Down
GUYSRemember how last week I said I had the travel itch? Well, I scratched it. 🙂 Matter of fact, as you were reading my blog last Sunday- I was on an airplane flying home from another great adventure.I went to Canada last weekend! Calgary was incredible, I really loved it. As you know, I went … Continue reading Bex and Mel take Calgs
Hi Guys, This week, I want to give you a little sneak peek behind the curtain of my Blog. I’ve been writing weekly blog posts for 6 months now – Isn’t that crazy? This is my 28th published post on this blog and it feels like just yesterday I was sitting on my bed, … Continue reading Behind the Curtain
I think one of the things I love most about NC is all of the natural variety we have here. I can drive a few hours east or west and reach beautiful beaches or majestic mountains. This week, my friend Teddy and I took a short trip a couple hours north of Charlotte to Hanging … Continue reading Hanging out at Hanging Rock