#livingbeyondtheclothing

Fitness, Health & Wellness

  • career goals or life goals

    “When I was 5 years old my mother always told me happiness was the key to life. When I went to school they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment. I told them they didn’t understand life” John Lennon […] Read more…

  • A Life Lesson In Perspective and Attitude

    2015 has not exactly been my year…well more specifically this quarter. It hasn’t been devastating in any way, thankfully. But I definitely have had my patience and limits tested. It all started with a $5 seal, 4 months ago. The rear main seal on my Jeep started to leak, and within a week had completely […] Read more…

Beauty, Home & Style

  • Home Improvement

    HGTV lied. Renovating a bathroom…even when it’s just a coat of paint and a light fixture can not be done in a 1/2 hour. As my husband so eloquently put. “If we had money to hire a crew; it might be done in 3 days.” But we don’t. We are a weekend warrior renovation team…when […] Read more…

  • a new way to Skip the Spa this summer!

    Ahhh… Summer. Nothing says summer like suitcases, swim suits and flip flops. Running barefoot through the sand. While I still spend far too much time at my desk in front of this computer screen- summer will always mean adventures, new places to explore, and bags packed.  Which is why when Spongelle sent me their French […] Read more…

Food, Travel & Leisure

  • Spruce Up Your Father’s Day Menu {A Cooking with Kimberly Guest Post}

    Today, web chef Kimberly Turner joins us to talk about some explosively flavorful, fresh & fun recipe ideas for Father’s Day weekend. She can be found over at CookingWithKimberly.com, where she shares web chef ideas for real life cooks. Episodes of her shows can be found on YouTube, iFood TV & Roku. Father’s Day is […] Read more…

  • to 29 and beyond

    I recently became 29. It is now less than 50 weeks until 30. I’m really not sure how I feel about that. I’m not worried about my age, I’m not worried about being older. To be honest I’ve always thought being old is a privileged and one denied to many good souls. And what’s more […] Read more…