Monthly Motivation Link Up V.1 I.3

Monthly link up about marriage, family and fitness. Last Friday of the month at

Welcome to the monthly motivation link up! We come together at the last Friday of each month to share positive, uplifting resources that pertain to marriage, family and fitness. What are the rules you may be asking? We don’t have many. Just two: 1) Make sure you link up directly to your post that is […]

Hack: Ironman Spectating with a Baby

Ironman spectating is a sport of it's own. Bringing along a baby makes it even more challenging. This is a must read hack for Ironman spectating with a baby!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Huggies®. All opinions are 100% mine. While Ironman distance triathlons are for sure a grueling sport for the participant the spectators must learn how to endure as well. Before Miss M was born Ryan participated in two full Ironman distance races. One when I […]

A Day In The Life

Day in the life of a running mom of an 8 month old and wife to a triathlete.

I have been thinking about doing a day in the life post for awhile. I went back and forth on it because I didn’t know if people would really care or if one day would represent our day to day life well. But I finally committed to doing it as a way to connect with […]

9 Simple Ways To Connect With Your Spouse Everyday

With our busy lives it is sometimes hard to find time to connect with our spouse. These 9 simple ways are such to help!

Marcus and Ashley help newlyweds adjust to married life. They blog at Our Peaceful Family and co-host a marriage podcast, The First Year Marriage Show. Visit their website to say hi and check out their book: Communication in Marriage: How to Communicate with Your Spouse Without Fighting   One way of keeping your marriage a priority, and growing […]

The 4 Ways to Love

As babies we all start out with demand love. As we grow we then can show different kinds of love, although only few people make it to the 4th kind of love. I want to love in that way!

Ryan and I recently got back from traveling to a seminar called Unleash the Power Within by Tony Robbins. We knew that we would learn a lot and get resources and tools to help us succeed in our businesses. However, I didn’t realize just how much I would learn about myself and marriage as well. […]

Growing Together as a Couple

Growing together as a couple is a must. What are you doing to grow together?

Ryan and I are big believers of continued growth. We believe learning enhances life. Coaches increase our speed of learning. We want to be the best that we can be for each other, our families and our mission. We decided to attend several seminars and get coaching in 2015 for our businesses, personal development and […]

5 Tips to NOT Resent Your Triathlete Husband

Resentment is a common emotion to have when you husband is a triathlete. Here are 5 tips from a wife of a triathlete.

Laura Radniecki is an inspirational blogger and commercial + portrait photographer from Minnesota. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Matt, and obsessed with their feisty toy poddle, Remy. She also has wild dreams of traveling the country in an RV and being the youngest Snow Bird in Minnesota history. She blogs about photography […]

Workout Wear to Everyday Wear

Workout wear to everyday wear

I have been thinking lately how I need to figure out a way to go from workout wear to everyday wear in a matter of minutes. I’m still a new mom who is trying to figure out how to fit in workouts, errands and to-do’s all while actually spending quality time with Miss M. On weeks […]

3 Things I Can Not Stand About Being a Mom

Motherhood has taught me a LOT, but there are 3 things that I can not stand about being a mom!

Motherhood is such a blessing, don’t get me wrong. I love our little girl to pieces and wonder when she is going to start pulling away when I kiss her. Because I just can’t help but to kiss her at least 100 times a day. I have learned a lot in these short eight months. […]

5 Reasons Your Kids Should See You Date Your Spouse

Sometimes we might feel bad when we put our spouse first. But these 5 reasons make sense why our kids should see us date our spouse.

This is a guest post by Steve Pare who is the founder of Spouse Dates and the author of Build a Better Marriage: [ One Date at a Time ]. He and his wife, Chrissy, have been married for over 20 years and have four great kids. If you are interested in some quick and easy ways to “spice” things up, […]

February Monthly Favorites


I can’t believe February is over and we are into March! That means it is time to link up with Make Me Up Mia and A Deeper Joy for our monthly favorites! We do this the first Wednesday of each month! You can join us too! Anything goes from beauty, fashion, food to events, places […]

Just Between Friends Tulsa – Round Two

Just Between Friends Tulsa

Yesterday, I attended the Just Between Friends Tulsa Consignment Sale with some friends. I went last year as a first time mom. We all decided to leave the babies/kiddos with their dads and enjoy some time away. Some of us headed out for lunch before trekking through the snow to get to the sale. Several […]