Anyone who truly knows me should be laughing at the title of this post. For the last 9yrs, maybe even longer, I have been the queen of overthinking. At work, specifically fire and EMS, that over-thinking becomes a strength in pre-planning and scene size-up. In my personal life, it's a bit annoying. But there is one... Continue Reading →
It snowed for about 30 seconds in my little village this week before the 50 degree weather changed the snowflakes to raindrops. We are now 2 months and 22 days away from Christmas! My mama has a new favorite saying: good stress is still stress. I think winter - Christmas especially - is the most... Continue Reading →
Life doesn't always go the way you think it will. Exercise is a great way to manage the stress that may or may not result from plans being derailed. LHF can work with you on this.
The last month has been crazy, and this month...or the next 3...will only get crazier! In Practical Stress Reduction, I mentioned how important meal planning was going to be for me in the upcoming months. Well. Let me tell you: "important" is an understatement! I'm not as young as I used to be, folks! Taking... Continue Reading →
Back in the spring when I was taking an AEMT class, I was looking forward to fall when I would be able to focus on projects around the house, playing with new recipes, and focusing on fitness. Now it's fall, and my calendar is completely booked until nearly Christmas with Thanksgiving being the only day... Continue Reading →
It was a dark and stormy night. . . It actually wasn't. It was a bright and sunny afternoon; too humid and hot for my taste, but some people like it. I was getting ready to head to the gym and then mow my yard. Literally, as I grabbed my water bottle to leave, there... Continue Reading →