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The diagnosis and game plan

Yesterday Mike took me to San Francisco and bought me a new foot. Some assembly is required though. Ha, I only wish that were the case! In all realness, Mike has been nothing short of incredible. He took the day off work to drive to SF and insure the world that SCB wouldn’t murder anyone … Continue reading »

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Sometimes I’m an optimist to a fault

I’m an optimist dang it. I swear I am. I’m just finding it hard to see the rainbows and lollipops right now. If you’ve followed SCB for awhile, (thank you for sticking around. You seriously deserve a medal) then you are well aware the struggle is real within the injury world, that is also known … Continue reading »

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Vacation part 2: Long Beach & Catalina Island

Ahhhh Long Beach, I love you!! We’d been to Long Beach back in 2008 and I remembered that I loved it, so I was stoked to go back. Only this time I loved it even more!! We spent about 3 days wandering around The Pike. We rented beach cruisers and headed out to the lighthouse. … Continue reading »

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Road Trip to SoCal Part 1; Manhattan, Redondo Beach & Universal Studios

Well, since I renewed the SCB domain, guess I should actually blog. Right!? I hope you guys are doing well and enjoying the summer. We’re just getting back in the groove of things after a week in SoCal. It was a very special trip for us for reasons I’ll reserve from the blog, but I … Continue reading »

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Editing GoPro images with Snapseed & MIX apps

I’m in love with the GoPro and I don’t care who knows it. <- Said in The Elf voice realllllly loud. A few months ago Mike & I bought a GoPro Hero 4 Silver partly as an anniversary gift to ourselves and partly to use on our upcoming road trip. At first I wasn’t exactly … Continue reading »

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Didn’t know how much I needed to hear that

Sometimes you need to have a conversation with someone who is just so, uplifting. Today I was frustrated and a bit grumpy about a bunch of things. Nothing big, just a bunch of small, first world problems that added up and were making me unhappy. Dang it, I was having a really awesome week and … Continue reading »

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Happiness is the highest level of success

Lately I’ve been thinking about living up to my potential versus being happy right where I’m at. Do I really have to choose between the two? Should I want to take on more at the cost of happiness because that’s what we’re supposed to do? I absolutely love my job. There is no other job … Continue reading »

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Why I haven’t been blogging

A couple of you have reached out and asked why I left blogland. Thank you for reaching out, but you do realize, I’m really not that cool, right? In all realness, I haven’t been blogging because….. well….I just don’t feel like it. I don’t have some big crazy reason. I’ve just been enjoying the extra … Continue reading »

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I kinda sorta figured out how to use the GoPro Studio to edit our vacation video clips. It took longer than I’d like to admit and it’s verrrrrrrry amature, but we are happy to finally be able to see our vacation clips in one video. Then us nerds used Chromecast to watch it on the … Continue reading »

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12 post injury confidence building tips

As long as I stay out of my own way, everything will be just fine. Since hip surgery back in December, I lost my desire to run. Even while hobbling around like a grandma a few days post op, I never doubted I’d be able to run again, but I never expected to finally be … Continue reading »

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