Being S.M.A.R.T. with Goal 4: Running a Half-Marathon

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 My last goal for this year of jubilee concerns a physical fitness goal. For years, I’ve desired to run a half-marathon. I know I’m capable of doing it. But for one reason or another, it never happened. One year, I was dealing with tendonitis in my arms. Another year, I just ...continue reading

Resolutions?  Try Goals

Ah, the New Year has passed.  2015 has pounced, and now, it’s time to put a bunch of resolutions into place, right?  My joke has always been that I resolve to have no resolutions.  Why? I break them. All of the time. Instead, I prefer to set goals.  To me, goals signal an endpoint.  Resolutions ...continue reading

What This Writer Does for Fun

Since we’re coming off the Holidays, a lot of us remain on vacation.  For this writer, being off work means being off my day job.  During these times, writing is what I do because I can get large swaths of time when I’m at home with only the pups.  That doesn’t mean that I don’t ...continue reading