Who do you sip with?
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / Food / Science

Who do you sip with?

Wellness. It’s a buzzword now, but rest assured, the art of being well is real, achievable by all, and successful usually with a little help from those you call your closest, dearest, best companions – your tribe. Having a cup of coffee at my tiny apartment kitchen table (on wheels) with sweet friends and family … Continue reading

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Letter to My Future Self, with kindness
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / Wedding

Letter to My Future Self, with kindness

Although I don’t keep a daily journal, when I was told about a special and inspiring campaign about personal growth, intentions, and motivation I was IN. Just in time as people’s New Year’s resolutions start to wane and become a source of frustration and doubt, Boston-based New Balance comes in with “Letters To My Future Self” which launches today, January 17, 2017. They’re sharing powerful words written by athletes who open their personal goals and values that drive them forward on their journeys in life. You can read about their inspiration, and even see short films about them, but most importantly, there’s a small but truly powerful way you can commit to yourself this year – write your own letter to your future self. You’re your own best coach, folks. I’m sharing my letter below and invite you to join me in participating! Continue reading

Adventure in Normal Life / community

BlueBootsGo is now on Bloglovin!

<a href=”http://www.bloglovin.com/blog/12906119/?claim=5zq2zavd9xh”>Follow my blog with Bloglovin</a>  Follow my blog with Bloglovin Hi there! Just a quick post to let you know that you can now follow BlueBoots via bloglovin on your mobile devices, or online. There’s also a handy button on the right sidebar. I was very impressed when I discovered this app. It keeps … Continue reading

insights about MOTIVATION – sisu and pearls:: the smartest kids in the world:: Part 5
Adventure in Normal Life / book reviews / intellectual

insights about MOTIVATION – sisu and pearls:: the smartest kids in the world:: Part 5

Today is National Teacher Day, a part of National Teacher Appreciation Week, so I thought it would be the perfect time to share the FINAL post about education in this series! Thanks so much for reading along. —- Countries that are education superpowers have one thing in common: they believe in rigor. They agree on the purpose of … Continue reading

Niche – urban garden supply {Decorate: Boston}
Beauty / Boston / Decorate

Niche – urban garden supply {Decorate: Boston}

Happy Marathon Day, Boston (and the world, who arrived this weekend to run and cheer!) Last October 2014, I decided I wanted to add a cute little succulent to my nightstand. Boston was gearing up for Christmas, and while they had been prevalent everywhere, succulents were a thing of the past, replaced by wreathes and mini … Continue reading