Holidays & The New Year- Greatest Time of Year! 12.27.2017

Is Christmastime really over? The best holiday, with all kinds of events and friends in town, seeing family and playing games, eating crazy amounts of food and cookies... it's all over? I feel like all of a sudden we're all heading back into the swing of our regular lives, getting back to work (at least I [...]


Living the Happy Life 9.14.2017

Hey y'all 🙂 How is everybody? Enjoying this space between summer and fall? This transition is always always my favorite time of the year. If we could just pause the temperature/ weather/ outdoor feel, with cool nights and slightly warmer days, I would be just peachy happy with that! It's perfect for literally everything: running, [...]

Life Lately 8.21.2017 – #lifeissweet

Anyone out there?? It's me, Shannon. I don't want to mention how long it's been since I've written one of these beloved posts. I have so many drafts started, notes in my phone, messages out to friends and family for inspiration... But I never got myself to just sit down and put something together. And [...]


Life Lately 4.21.17

Hi everyone! Checking in because this week has been such a fantastic and fun week, I have so much to share 🙂 Firstly, last Saturday, Patrick, my dad and I all ran the inaugural Brew City Half Marathon in Milwaukee - I think it went pretty dang well! The course is very similar to every [...]


Marvelous Monday Musings 6.27.16

Happy Mondayyyyyyyyy! Really, I'm this awake right now. We had a fantastic weekend, guys. We saw tons of family and friends, and also got a solid amount of Baymax/chill time. I'd say it was a great success! Handstands outside my house HAVE to happen. 🙂 So Friday was "National Bring Your Pet To Work Day" [...]


Hawaiian Vacation [in photos]

Hello?! Anyone out there?? I know it has been SO LONG since I have posted last. Hawaii for 10 days, then working for the weeks after (and trying so hard to keep up with the faster-paced lifestyle here!) pushed back allllll my time to write in my lovely little blog. BUT NOW. I HAVE TIME. [...]


My Wonderful Running Friends! #badgerlandstriders

Did I ever tell you how much I love my running group? The Badgerland Striders is a huge group of runners in Southeastern Wisconsin, comprised of all kinds of fitness gurus. People training for ultra marathons through to 5k's. It's such a fantastic group and I am so glad my dad became a part of [...]