LNU Education Day (3)


Yesterday I spent another day devoted to learning more about this little community of ours. Our LNU crew started the day at the Chamber offices to rehash where we have been and discuss our project a bit more. As you may remember, we have monthly education days through June and though a big portion of [...]

Gift Local Christmas Boxes


If you purchased or received a “Gift Local Christmas Box” you might have noticed there’s a card stating “more info about these products available” on the blog… Whelp, guess what you early-openers?! Some people don’t open their gifts up til Christmas Day and we didn’t want to ruin the surprise for them J After the [...]

LNU Education Day (2)


I spent the day with my LNU crew today exploring community issues in Weber County, primarily centered around homelessness. We had time to sit together as a group and discuss some general concepts of leadership and catch up with one another before venturing out on our tour for the day. We met with the Weber [...]

Running Inspiration


Now that we’re back in the cold, winter months, Nick and I are back to our Planet Fitness routine. If you’re like me, the treadmill bores you almost instantly so I’m really excited to share two things that I’ve been loving and that help get me through the hamster track. Iowa Girl Eats has a [...]

Negative Nancys


Today is “National Unfriend Day” a fake holiday invented by Jimmy Kimmel way back in the day…2010. I heard this on the radio today and laughed a little at first but it also got me thinking about the past year and why it’s probably a good idea to have an unfriend day come about once [...]