As I sit curled up with my pup, Calvin, on this Thanksgiving Eve, I can't help but reflect on everything I'm grateful for. My family and friends: it's plain and simple, I'm not the person I am without them. Even though there are many miles in between us, you all aren't far from my heart. … Continue reading Grateful.
Even though the temperatures are dropping, there's still time to enjoy patios in Nashville. I recently visited Craft Brewed, off of 8th Ave South, in the Melrose neighborhood. This hidden gem of a taproom serves a wide selection of craft beers. https://www.instagram.com/p/BnPN5TKFYFe/?utm_source=ig_web_button_share_sheet Beer isn't the only thing they serve. For the wine-lovers out there, Craft … Continue reading Patio Weather: Craft Brewed
Happy Friday, y'all! I'm so excited it's actually feeling like Fall in Nashville. If you're looking for things to do -- I've got you covered with some fun ideas: Oktoberfest: Celebrate the German heritage and history this weekend with Oktoberfest. Located in Germantown, this free festival will have many local food and craft vendors all … Continue reading Things To Do in Nashville: 10.12.18 Weekend
This week's installment of Patio Season features one of the most popular Mexican Restaurants in town - Rosepepper Catina. Nestled in quaint East Nashville, this restaurant serves Mexican foodfare as well as an array of margaritas (and houses over 80 types of tequila). Rosepepper has won Best Mexican Restaurant and Best Margarita for 11 years … Continue reading Patio Season: Rosepepper Cantina
If you're anything like me, Spring means new running shoes and races to sign up for. If you are looking for a couple challenges in the area, I'd strongly encourage you to check out the following events. Reebok Ragnar Relay: Ragnar Relay is coming to Tennessee once again! This teamed challenge starts in Chattanooga, Tennessee … Continue reading Lace Up Your Running Shoes: Spring Races
The first installment of Patio Season features one of my favorite coffee shops in Nashville, Frothy Monkey.
January, the month of resolutions and goals and fresh starts. I love the beginnings - the beginning of the year, month, weeks, and days. There's something about a blank slate - it's when truly anything is possible. I have some lofty goals for 2018 - many pertaining to my running. Last year, I decided to … Continue reading Learning to Trust His Plans
Time. When having goals and callings, we think we can create timelines of when they'll be accomplished. We can work, we can pray, we can try to manifest all of our desires, but at the end of the day, it's all up to Him. I tend to get frustrated or impatient when I think God … Continue reading There Is Light.
I cannot believe that 2017 is almost over! Fall is my favorite season of the year; a time where the temps drop, pumpkin spice is a staple, and sweaters are worn every day. It's also a season, where the pace of life tends to slow down a little bit before the holidays. I've been going … Continue reading Slow Down.
A little bit about me: I adore coffee and puppies. Since moving to Nashville, I've grown to love a good cup 'o joe in the mornings (or afternoons) to put a little pep in my step. Frothy Monkey in the 12 South neighborhood is one of my favorite places to visit. They have a great … Continue reading Puppies & Coffee