Sounds ambitious I know, but I realized that it was actually a lot easier once I laid down some rules and motivation. Did I go to the gym every single day? Absolutely not! But, I did find that was my favorite type of workout! The other days? a mix of at home videos, runs outside and just plain skipping the gym. Here’s my experience after a challenge of 30 days of working out.
The goals post is finally here! I didn’t want to send this out on the first of the month because I really wanted to take the time to sit down and decide what I want to accomplish in 2018. So if you are nosy like me (personally these are my favorite types of posts!) then just keep reading. I’ll be going over:
- my goals
- my resolutions
- my monthly goals
- and my word of the year
With holiday cookies, family dinners, and an endless list of Christmas movies to watch, who really has time for working out. When motivation is at an all time low, it can be hard to workout until a New Year’s resolution is made. For Blogmas day 4 I wanted to share my ways that I stay healthy during the holiday season. The way I achieve this doesn’t result in missing out on any of the festive fun!
A couple weekends ago some friends and I packed up our bags and headed out into the woods. Holy. Crap. People! If you’ve been following my blog for a bit, you know I am all about fashion, pampering items, and you know, a bed. But I was inspired by my friends’ stories of sleeping in forests and hiking mountains, and a felt an urge of adventure.
Now I wasn’t about to pack up the car and drive to Colorado for the weekend. But, we rented out some camping ground and spent the weekend at a state park about a half hour from campus. This was perfect for me because I was super concerned about a good night sleep and bears (I know I’m in Iowa, but still!). By doing this, I took the time to step back from hectic everyday life.
My goal for you all is to become inspired by my leap out of my comfort zone and to find your own time to detach from the world. Continue reading “Detoxing from the Chaos”