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 youContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Week 2 Update”

Do the Shuffle–How I got Stung by a Stingray in Clearwater Beach

It was a beautiful day to be in the light blue warm waters of Clearwater Beach: September 27th, a sunny Friday afternoon, and my 24th birthday. I was with two of my favorite people in the world: my sister, Monikka, and my best friend, Dana. We spent most of our beach day in the waterContinue reading “Do the Shuffle–How I got Stung by a Stingray in Clearwater Beach”

How I Turn Around My “Off” Days

I am writing to you all from my bed super sick. I have been fighting this cold for a few days now, and I am really feeling it today! Yesterday was interesting for me because it was one of those days where I couldn’t beat the exhaustion and was not feeling 100%. It isn’t often,Continue reading “How I Turn Around My “Off” Days”

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 wasContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Week 1 Update”

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 theContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Number 25 Volunteer”

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 dwindleContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Number 24 Blog”

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 itsContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Number 23 Local Events”

25 Things Before 25: Number 22 Movies

Watch 25 movies! Tuesday Night Dates During college, I would take my little brother to a movie almost every Tuesday in order to make sure we were spending time together and doing something we both enjoy. Those little brother and big sister moments are some of my most treasured memories. I would usually let himContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Number 22 Movies”

25 Things Before 25: Number 20 Family

Visit 25 out of state family members! Siblings Most of you know that I am one of six kids and only one of my siblings lives in Colorado at the moment. We have had times where only three of us have lived in Colorado, but since 2003 there has always been three or more ofContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Number 20 Family”

25 Things Before 25: Number 19 Pay it Forward

Pay it forward 25 times! My Sister Years ago, my sister and her friend would do a random act of kindness every Tuesday for a random person or friend. I obviously stole this idea from them because I thought it would be a great way to spread joy. My whole goal is to find joyContinue reading “25 Things Before 25: Number 19 Pay it Forward”