Originally posted to Lightwave on June 19, 2018 By Sara Madden Stover Governor Ivey Announces Facebook to Invest $750 million in New Data Center in Huntsville, AL Alabama Governor Kay Ivey said that Facebook will make a $750 million investment in building a data center in Huntsville, AL, and create 100 jobs. Facebook representatives and … Continue reading Facebook to make $750 million investment in building Huntsville, AL data center
I'm grounded. Again! "It's for your own good!' Isn't that what every parent, teacher, babysitter tells you?! Spoiler alert... They are in fact correct! For my own good, we're shutting down my running for a minimum of two weeks. And by "we" I mean my PT Nikki, with the support of Jesse, Patrick, and pretty … Continue reading back to neutral
Autumn officially starts on the 21st, and that means it’s time to dig out the pumpkin scented candles, the harvest wreath and the fall foliage placemats! But if you’re like me, seasonal decorating can be overwhelming! Do I need to buy EVERYTHING that I see with an orange leaf on it? Do I HAVE to … Continue reading Give your Mantle a Fall Facelift!
Fireplaces Increase the Value of Your Home Fireplaces Increase the Value of Your Home The value of a fireplace to the price of a house is substantial. A fireplace is one of the top six features an appraiser looks for when establishing the market value of a house and one of the most requested features of home buyers. … Continue reading Increase the Value of Your Home
There’s nothing better than escaping the colder temperatures by relaxing in front of a warm fire with family and friends… human and furry! Cats and dogs enjoy the warmth of a fire as much as we do. And while your hearth might become their favorite spot to snuggle on colder nights, be aware that hot … Continue reading 5 Ways to Keep your Pets Safe around the Fire
I have a confession: I broke my own heart. I cheated on myself. I betrayed me. It took heartbreak to unveil this truth. And once my betrayal was apparent, I didn't know how to undo the damage, unravel the web of lies I was living, or get out. So I ran. I ran until my … Continue reading the other side
I almost hit two chickens and a rooster when I was leaving the dump today, as I was understandably distracted by the white bird riding on the top of a rusty, green pick up truck like some winged, landlocked surfer. Yeah, so I drive to the dump once a week. Because this isn't the Hawaii you … Continue reading Lessons from Island Life
Post was originally featured on More Than Sport, June 15, 2016 By Sara Francione On May 12, 2016 I boarded a plane to Texas with the ticket I’d purchased the day before. I’d considered going there to cheer for my amazing friend and pro triathlete Bree Wee several times, but always talked myself out of it. … Continue reading Doing More in Texas
POST ORIGINALLY FEATURED ON WATERFI.COM 2016-07-08 14:01:42 BY SARA FRANCIONE When I tell people I do triathlons, races where I swim almost 2 miles, bike over 50 miles and then run a half marathon I am often asked “Why would you do that?” And that’s before I explain the hundreds of miles I log while training … Continue reading ARE YOUR MILES MEANINGFUL?
There is so much to write, it's difficult to know where to begin! I could write about the packing, selling, job applications and apartment hunting. But I will begin with the one-way plane ticket, and we'll see where that leads! I currently possess a one-way plane ticket to Kona, Hawaii! But before I bought that … Continue reading one-way ticket