Author Archives: Sugarplumrunner

Running Update

I’ve gotten a few questions if I’m still running. In the past I’ve written all about my workouts and running, but my blog has shifted and I now enjoy writing about lots of topics, not just my fitness. It sounds … Continue reading

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Chips and Salsa

Last Christmas Josh’s parents gave us a “year of dates” as our gift. Since they’re living in Singapore right now the gift was 12 gift cards, so we could go out once a month for a year. This past weekend … Continue reading

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Extremes

This week I took Cooper outside to sit with me on the back patio. We watched Claire, Lily and J play on the swing set and in their new “house” which happens to be a large pile of sticks that … Continue reading

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Sick Day

Yesterday J woke up and said his throat and tummy hurt. I told him to get ready for school, eat breakfast and then we’ll see how he feels. As we’re headed out the door he said his throat still didn’t … Continue reading

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Our “Things”

As I was cleaning up dinner and singing along to music (Taylor Swift’s Red album because cleaning with music is the only way to clean)I realized each one of my kids had brought something to the dinner table with them. … Continue reading

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A Bro to a Bro

It was this time last year that we found out we were pregnant with Mr. Cooper. We were all thrilled! Jackson couldn’t wait to find out if it was a boy or girl. I posted a video on my Instagram … Continue reading

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Cooper at 4 months

We’re seeing more and more of Coopers personality and he is so sweet, wiggly, and interactive. I’ll set him in the high chair(yes he’s already in that!)and the kids swarm him. He opens his mouth as wide as possible and … Continue reading

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San Diego 2019

The last couple of years for Christmas we have decided to give the kids a trip as a family. We love planning them for February when the Utah weather is cold and we need a little vitamin D. This year … Continue reading

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At the Crossroads

Something I experienced growing up was my parents being at the crossroads in my life. They said morning prayer with me before I left for school, my mom was home when I got back, ready to talk, listen, or help … Continue reading

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Q & A Part 1

Hello! I think this is the first Q& A I have done on the blog! It’s one of my favorite posts to read on others blogs, so thanks for sending your questions over on Instagram! We’ll just jump right in … Continue reading

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