Our family did some more tubing in Central Florida this summer. Read about our adventures at Kelly Park, Wekiwa Springs State Park, Hontoon Island State Park, and some other fun spots.
One of our family’s favorite outdoor activities is tubing in Ichetucknee Springs. We hope our tips will help you plan your own Ichetucknee Springs tubing adventure!
We love traveling as a family, but one of our favorite places to visit is right in our own backyard. These are some of our favorite things to do in St Augustine, Florida – the weird and wonderful town that we are proud to call home.
Check out our travel tips for a (relatively) meltdown-free family visit to Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
The first 6 months of recovering from my spinal fusion were pretty smooth sailing. Sure, it might not have felt that way at the time, and it definitely wasn’t pretty. But looking back I can see that I was progressively improving. I was regaining mobility, flexibility, and strength. My energy was returning. I was stretching […]
Those of you who’ve read my past posts know that I am a bit of a fuddy-duddy when it comes to running. It took me a long time to start wearing moisture-wicking running shirts. I still use my Timex watch to time my runs and my Fitbit or car odometer to estimate mileage for my training […]
Hey guys! If you haven’t tuned into my YouTube channel yet, you missed some good stuff last week. I’m still working on getting the hang of filming & editing videos, but I like the direction we’re going in so far. My goal with the channel is to share a glimpse of life after a spinal […]
Last fall, I took my older daughter to Kennedy Space Center. She’s always been interested in science and technology, and she’d just recently finished a school project about Sally Ride which sparked some interest in aerospace science. I was going to be out of town for her birthday, so this was an early birthday present […]
Vlog post #2 is up! Today I’m talking about spondylolisthesis – what it is, how you get it, and when/why it sometimes requires a spinal fusion. Bonus: It’s fun having a diagnosis that no one can pronounce. What do you think of my vlogging efforts so far? Any suggestions for improvement? Leave a comment or […]
This post contains affiliate links. Travel for Mortals What exactly is “Travel for Mortals?” Well, it’s travel for families like mine. Families with real people, real budgets, and real obstacles. We can’t afford to quit our jobs and travel around the world (retirement goals!). Our vacations must be carefully planned around school calendars, work schedules, […]
This week, my dad shares his two cents about staying safe while running in the dark. He’s smart. You should listen to him. ~ Sharon Running In The Dark As winter approaches the number of daylight hours is decreasing and we are more likely to find ourselves running in the twilight or full darkness. I […]
I’m super excited to introduce you to Mommy Runs It’s first regular contributor: My Dad! We don’t always see eye to eye, but he knows his stuff and is my running hero! I hope you learn something from his tips on running in cold weather. – Sharon Running in Cold Weather I am honored that […]