Here’s to Dads!

Dads. They’re great for laughs, learning, and often puns. June is wrapping up and it’s a great month to celebrate all father figures! All three authors at Start of the Trail were busy celebrating Father’s Day a few weeks ago. We thought it would great to share the memories we have of the dads inContinue reading “Here’s to Dads!”

Me-er than Me

This past weekend I turned 29…for the tenth year in a row. I love birthdays, but being the center of attention is a lot of pressure, ha ha.  I must be honest, this journey of starting a blog and writing thoughts, experiences, and feelings has been an adjustment. I have this insecurity talking about myself.Continue reading “Me-er than Me”

Mindset, Movement & Magic

Hello Start of the Trail listeners! This week we are changing it up a bit. I recently sat down with a friend who is on a mission to inspire and help others find purpose and passion in everyday life. We all need a little extra self-care right now and Krissy Zegers is the perfect personContinue reading “Mindset, Movement & Magic”

Green is Not Just a Color

I know it may be cliche to write about being “eco friendly” this time of year, but it is something our household has been passionate about for years. It seemed fitting to talk about it right now, but trust me when I say I could talk about it any day! Reflecting back on when RobContinue reading “Green is Not Just a Color”

Straw Bales…The 8th Wonder of Gardening

Planning and planting season is among us! Snow is starting to give way to mud that will soon be green grass and warmer temperatures. I look out my window and see rows of straw bales in the back corner of our yard with a dusting of March snow on them. They are calling out toContinue reading “Straw Bales…The 8th Wonder of Gardening”