Out v. In

By many standards, I spent a lot of time outside in 2013. I rode my bike to work often, trained for and ran two races and kept the regular habit of walking the dogs a mile or two per day. But still, I spent a lot of time sitting at a desk, or on my couch.

Exhibit A: 2013 pie chart – indoor + sitting time v. outdoor time


Searching the sum of 2013 for the times I found the most joy, these are the moments that come to mind:


Clockwise, from top left: making rainbows in our garden; my favorite outdoor dining spot, Locally Grown Gardens; a bike ride along the Canal Towpath; the 6:30 a.m. sky on a particularly lovely morning run.

Exhibit B: What I wish for 2014 – I think I can up my game a bit.


This post is part of Think Kit by SmallBox
Today’s prompt: “What do you want your life (or your kitchen, your job, your ____) to look like? Create your own inspiration board.”