25 Things Before 25: Week 6 Update

11/1/19-11/7/19 This week was a great way to kick off the second month of 25 Things Before 25! I have been working hard at work and on my blog. I began a blogging challenge at the beginning of the month and it has been exactly that: a challenge. I am so excited to share with…

25 Things Before 25: Week 5 Update

10/25/19-10/31/19 This week was one of my favorites! It was filled with learning a lot about myself and growing in my faith and relationships with my family and friends. Here’s what happened this week: Travel Plans My first category I announced was to travel to 25 states I haven’t been to before. I mentioned last…

25 Things Before 25: Week 4 Update

10/18/19-10/24/19 I am so excited to announce that this is my 50th blog post on Simply Sonja! I am 4 months back in the blogging world, and I am loving every minute of it! Aside from reaching this milestone, this was such a great week of work! Sometimes, I get sucked into working longer hours…

25 Books On My Reading List

You all know that reading 25 books is Number 2 on my 25 Things Before 25 challenge. Well, I decided to come up with a reading list of 25 books that I want to read for this part of the challenge so that I have a plan in line. I have already read the first…

25 Things Before 25: Week 3 Update

10/11/19-10/17/19 What a week! I am so thankful that after a week of craziness, I am finally feeling better and I had so much fun! Weekly Updates As some of you may have noticed, the weekly updates I have been posting are for Friday through Thursday because my birthday was on a Friday. I thought…

25 Things Before 25: Week 2 Update

10/4/19-10/10/19 It sure was a stressful week this week with being sick and having issues with my foot from being stung by a stingray while I was in Florida. Here’s what happened: Back Into Work Full Swing I just got back from Florida at the beginning of the week, so this update comes to you…

25 Things Before 25: Week 1 Update

9/27/19-10/3/19 What an epic week! Here’s what happened: Trip to Florida So the first week after turning 24 has been interesting to say the least. It began in Florida at my sisters new house in Tampa. My friend, Dana, and I went down there to visit my sister and celebrate my birthday. This trip was…

25 Things Before 25: Number 25 Volunteer

Volunteer for 25 days! Most Recommended So I asked in my introduction to this challenge what you all thought I should do in multiples of 25, and most responses included volunteering! When I began writing this list, it was the first thing I wrote down. I wasn’t surprised that my followers and supporters had the…

25 Things Before 25: Number 24 Blog

Of course I had to add a blogging challenge to 25 Things Before 25! SO, I will blog 25 times in one month! Blogging for 4 Months I have never completed 25 blogs in one month before, so I am excited to see if I can do it! I feel like my creativity would dwindle…

25 Things Before 25: Number 23 Local Events

Go to 25 local events! Small Town Feel I live in Parker, Colorado which is a town of about fifty-five thousand people. That is far more than what is considered a small town and is, in fact, more than double the population of my home town of Superior, Wisconsin. Maybe it’s the friendliness of its…