Best of 2015

by Chelsea Myers on January 2, 2016


Highlights: Will walks and talks Scott performs The boys swim Brother fun   A few other notable 2015 favorites: TV: The Blacklist Books: Novels by Liane Moriarty – especially What Alice Forgot Magazines: Running Times, The Smithsonian Vehicle: Our van, new as of January 2015 Waste of time: Reading real estate and organizing blogs Music: Raffi Food: Veggie […]


Currently – January

by Chelsea Myers on January 1, 2016


Loving: Christmas/ New Years/ extended family fun! Reading: Just Finished – All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr, Port Chicago 50 by Steve Sheinkin Currently – Some Scientific Americans I bought at Publix in Nashville. Upcoming – Taking on a 2016 reading challenge Working on: Getting ready to run the Disney Marathon.  Only 9 days to go!  I’m […]


Currently – December

by Chelsea Myers on December 1, 2015


Reading: Just Finished – On Writing by Stephen King, Terrible Typhoid Mary by Susan Campbell Bartoletti Currently – Catching up on magazines. Upcoming – ????  Any suggestions? Watching: Just Finished – The Blacklist Currently – Cars, Finding Nemo, a little Doc Martin Upcoming – Nothing really… I find I’m too tired to get into a show after the boys […]



by Chelsea Myers on September 22, 2015


I’m having a strange moment of feeling – dare I say it – caught up/ ahead of where I need to be at home and at work.  It never lasts and is totally dependent on kid sleep schedules coinciding, but it feels nice just for now, and I’m trying hard to use time wisely to […]


A few more things

by Chelsea Myers on August 17, 2015


  Will had is 9-month check-up today.  He was 21lbs (75th %ile), 29 inches (75th %ile) and had a head circumference of 18.5 in (95th %ile).  This is up from 19lbs, 7oz (85th %ile), 27 3/4 inches long (90th %ile) and a head circumference of 17 3/4 in (90th %ile) at his 6-month appointment.  Everything was […]

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Running update

by Chelsea Myers on June 23, 2015


Just sub in 26.2… After spending (seemingly) every waking moment that I’m not actively engaged in child care doing work for my classes, it’s nice to be able to take a break and think and write about something else. So… running. I’m registered for the Disney Marathon on January 10.  Hotel reservations have been made […]


Currently – June

by Chelsea Myers on June 1, 2015


Reading: Currently: Emma Retold by Alexander McCall Smith. Recently finished: The Last Anniversary by Liane Moriarty, The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin. Up next: Frequent Flyer Master.  And then ???? I might start trying to work my way through some of Modern Mrs. Darcy’s summer reading list. With Scott: Books that were mine (Danny and the Dinosaur, Jenny […]


Currently – May

by Chelsea Myers on May 4, 2015


Recent pictures: At the playground: Getting a haircut: Playing trains at Nana and Papa’s   Eating fishy crackers Reading: Currently: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty Recently finished: What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty, Fix and Flip Your Way to Financial Freedom by Mark Ferguson, How to Make it Big in Real Estate by Mark Ferguson Up […]


251 days

by Chelsea Myers on April 30, 2015


Until the Disney Marathon! Registration started at noon on Tuesday, and I’m glad I signed up right away because the race is already 60% full.   I actually had to wait for about 15 minutes to get access to the site because it was so busy.  Now all I have to do is find a […]


Currently – April

by Chelsea Myers on April 7, 2015


Smiling about: Pictures from Easter Dyeing eggs and doing an Easter egg hunt with a buddy: Watching butterflies be released after church: Reading: Just an issue of Smithsonian at the moment, but I recently finished Three Wishes by Liane Moriarty, Chomped by Carl Hiaasen, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt […]