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Friday Favorites #7

Friday Favorites #7

Hope’s Progress Hope is now getting in and out of the car with less fear and going under the tunnel on the pathfinder and over the bridge on the pathfinder with less trepidation. She also has learned “sit” and “stay” and her grandma is working […]

Friday Favorites #6

Friday Favorites #6

This week started with the Super Bowl and is ending with some friend time. There was some fun, volunteering, and yummy food in between. What did you do this week? Tulsa NEDA Walk: I finally registered to do the  Tulsa NEDA walk.  The walk is February […]

January 2018 Highs and Lows

January 2018 Highs and Lows

High: Hiking in Arizona : This was such an appropriate start to the new year and reminder of how far I’ve come in recovery. Check out the link for more! Low: Family illness: Fortunately all is well, but some family matters drew my mom away from […]

Weekend Recap: Basketball, Family, Food, and Faith

Weekend Recap: Basketball, Family, Food, and Faith

I hope everyone is off to a good start to their week! It’s cold again, but still sunny here in Bartlesville. Hope is at her first visit to the groomer (pictures to come), so I’m using this “down time” to catch up on podcasts, projects, […]

Friday Favorites #4

Friday Favorites #4

Hi friends! How has your week been? Anything fun this weekend? I’ve had a great week–loving my mama being back, Hope is getting used to her new surroundings, the weather has improved, and I had a positive follow-up with my physician. Not too much planned […]

How getting Hope has brought me joy

How getting Hope has brought me joy

I’ve only had Hope for ten days, but it’s definitely not too soon to conclude that this little goldendoodle is making my life golden. In the short amount of time I’ve had her, Hope has added joy to my life in so many ways: I […]

I Am…

I Am…

…an aunt, sister, and daughter. …a hiker …a friend …a dog mama   …an adventurer …a Christian …worthy of love and recovery …a sports fan …empathetic, smart, and dedicated. …a yogi …a pharmacist …no longer defined solely by my profession or my ability to restrict […]

Getting Hope!

Getting Hope!

I brought Hope home on a cold, snowy, icy, day in mid-January.  My dad was nervous about me driving in the potentially poor winter weather, but fortunately the roads were completely clear once I drove about 15 miles south of Bartlesville. I made it to […]

Friday Favorites #3

Friday Favorites #3

This week was a different one—my mom was out of town for most of the week, the temperatures were below twenty for a majority of it, and I picked up Hope on Monday. So most of the week was spent getting the new pup acclimated, […]

Day in the Life

Day in the Life

This post is from a typical Thursday at home with my parents. 7:45 A.M.- I awaken naturally (nice change from that work grind!). I’m still a little groggy and grab my glasses from the bedside and go downstairs to start the day. 7:55 A.M.- I […]