If you follow me on social media then you already know – this has been the week from H-E- DOUBLE HOCKEY STICKS. At first I thought of coming up with a more eloquent title or giving a nod to how there were good outcomes to this bad week… but when I saw my mom write to someone (my mom who is about as non-emotional as they come and always keeps going with no complaint) “worst week ever” in an email…. I decided to just own it. This was one of the worst weeks ever. … More The Week from H-E- DOUBLE HOCKEY STICKS

No Marathons 

Growing up a well known line at the Heppes house was “no marathons”- in fact, I can hear the words just perfectly said by mom as I type this post. It wasn’t that my mom was against running- no, she was anti- never ending hang out sessions. You know the kind that starts out as … More No Marathons 

Where We Stand

Since May I have had on my blog calendar (yes I have a blog calendar is anyone surprised??) to do a post on Dan’s health. It’s not that I don’t want to talk about it – we talk about it a lot. Its not that I am not willing to share – I have started … More Where We Stand

These Are A Few of My Favorite Things

One of my favorite things about being a blog follower is how the experience goes from just following along to eventually feeling like you are taking advice from a friend. As a result of my love for blogs, I have purchased clothes, tried hair styles, decorated mantles, read books, organized my office, discovered health tricks, and become inspired in countless ways! Reading about a solution that an everyday person, just like me, finds enriching to their lives has been really helpful – so here on HALF I thought I would get in on the info sharing action and include a weekly favorites post! Each week I will share one of my favorites things! The topic areas will range from favorite clothes to organizing solutions to health tricks. Really anything that I feel we just can’t live without …. and today a fav summer read! … More These Are A Few of My Favorite Things