February 13, 2015

For my Mom

Whether 6 or 60 - hope your birthday is a fun ride!
Can't wait to celebrate in Charleston next month.

February 7, 2015

35 Update

An update for the 35 + 35 + 35 challenge...

Giving 35 = 14/35
Donating time or money 35 times before my 35th birthday in September.
  1. September 18 - $ North Texas Giving Day
  2. October 11 - $ 5th grade Camp Jolt trip fund
  3. October 16 - 2.5 hours for Get Out the Vote with Collin County League of Women Voters
  4. October 18 - $ neighborhood Boy Scouts
  5. October 26 - 3.5 hours on the cleanup crew for JLCC's American Girl Fashion Show
  6. October 28 - 5 extra hours at work for book fair family night
  7. November 7 - 2 hours selling wristbands at the school carnival
  8. November 14 - $ startup costs to the Grayson College GSA club Matt advises
  9. November 22 - food donations for local church door-to-door food drive
  10. December 2 - 3 hours Christmas caroling through the feeder neighborhoods for my school, so fun!
  11. December 7 - 3 hours working the tech for the Dad's Club "Frozen" movie night on a Friday evening at school
  12. December 30 - $ Red Cross
  13. January 13 - 3 hours, judging school science fair projects and volunteering at Math/Science Night
  14. January 20 - $ Frisco Education Foundation for the Richard Dungan memorial scholarship
Urban Hiking = 10/35
Finding and hiking 35 miles of different town trails.
Swimming = 0/35

So far, so good!

January 31, 2015

January.15

January Adventures
  • Jumped back into a busy month at work after 4 weeks off for Matt and a 2 week break for me 
  • Daytrip to the FireWheel Brewery and Garland/Sachse 
  • Quick weekend getaway to Hot Springs
  • Beginning our urban hiking challenge with disc golf at Towne Lake Park 
  • Matt's birthday! We celebrated 34 in McKinney-style: Darts at Churchill's + Patina Green for pickles and bread + pizza at Mellow Mushroom + deep dish apple pie at Emporium Pies 
  • Darts at Churchill's every Friday, Unbroken movie/discussion with my book club, and a special baby shower with my mom for our friend Magen

January 28, 2015

~Happy Birthday Matt~

33 was tons of fun = hiking, happiness, and SO MUCH house-stuff!
You are the best!