Hiking

Humpback Whales, Monk Seals and Albatross: Hiking Ka’ena Point (North Side)

Trekking Thursday The furthest West point on the Hawaiian island of Oahu is called Ka'ena Point. What makes this spot so unique, is you can only reach this point by foot. In fact, it is impossible to drive the entire coastline of the island. You will eventually need to travel by foot if you want… Continue reading Humpback Whales, Monk Seals and Albatross: Hiking Ka’ena Point (North Side)

Healthy Living

Sticking to Your Fitness Goals During the Holidays

Wellness Wednesday Wednesday check-in. So, how is everyone's week going? Have you been staying active rather than binge watching Christmas movies on the Hallmark Channel? Have you continued to eat healthy? Or, has the temptation of Christmas cookies kicked in? This time of year, it can be so hard to stick to our health goals.… Continue reading Sticking to Your Fitness Goals During the Holidays

Pinterest Projects · Recipes

Reindeer Treats

Tasty Tuesday Do you know the 8 reindeer names without singing the famous song? There's Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, and Blitzen. But, we all know our favorite reindeer is Rudolph! I made these little Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer treat bags for my MOPS group one Christmas. Talk about cute! The kids… Continue reading Reindeer Treats

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Weekly Round Up! (Nov 26-Dec 2)

Miss a post this week? Here is a collection of my posts from this week! Painting Rocks! A Family Painting Project Scrambled Egg Muffins Back in Action: Jumping Back into Fitness in the Wake of Chaos Fulfilling My Dream at the Magnolia Market What Being a Military Family Taught Me About the Holidays   With… Continue reading Weekly Round Up! (Nov 26-Dec 2)

Family/Motherhood/Military Life

What Being a Military Family Taught Me About the Holidays

Family Friday My husband missed our sons Birthday. He didn't get to see the kids in their Halloween costumes this year. He missed Thanksgiving. He will miss seeing the sparkle of our lights and their excited glowing faces on Christmas morning. We will ring in the New Year without him. The list goes on and on....special… Continue reading What Being a Military Family Taught Me About the Holidays

Hiking · Pinterest Projects

Fulfilling My Dream at the Magnolia Market

Trekking Thursday This weeks Trekking Thursday is going to venture off of the island of Oahu and take you.....(drumroll please!).... to Waco Texas! If you know me well, you know that I LOVE decorating and I really enjoy Chip and Joanna Gaines' show Fixer Upper. I appreciate them for the inspiring couple they are and… Continue reading Fulfilling My Dream at the Magnolia Market

Healthy Living

Back in Action: Jumping Back into Fitness in the Wake of Chaos

Wellness Wednesday Sadly, I haven't had much "wellness" being played out in my own life the past few weeks. With Halloween, the funeral, wrapping up basketball season, Thanksgiving and just being a mom, it was a whirlwind of a month! I cringe as I say this, but, we visited the big golden "M" (McDonald's) more times than… Continue reading Back in Action: Jumping Back into Fitness in the Wake of Chaos

Recipes

Scrambled Egg Muffins

Tasty Tuesday Scrambled Egg Muffins Ingredients: 4 slices turkey bacon 3 large egg whites 1 large egg 1/4 cup milk 1/2 cup chopped, low-sodium chickpeas, rinsed and drained 4 teaspoons grated Parmesan cheese Instructions: Pre-heat oven to 400 degrees Spray a baking sheet with non-stick cooking spray Place the bacon onto the baking sheet and… Continue reading Scrambled Egg Muffins

Pinterest Projects

Painting Rocks! A Family Painting Project

Make it Monday One of the hottest activities lately is painting on rocks and hiding them for others to find! I'll never forget the first painted rock we found. The family and I were out exploring the Turtle Bay resort here on Oahu, HI. Nestled in the famous Banyan Trees was a rock that painted… Continue reading Painting Rocks! A Family Painting Project