truck

WRITE POST TITLE HERE...

WRITE POST DESCRIPTION HERE...

WRITE POST TITLE HERE...

WRITE POST DESCRIPTION HERE...

WRITE POST TITLE HERE...

WRITE POST DESCRIPTION HERE...

WRITE POST DESCRIPTION HERE...

ARE YOU MISSING THE JLP TREATS? Subscribe to JLP's Monthly Coffee Talk to stay in the loop!

Subscribe To My Monthly JLP COFFEE TALK For JLP Goodies Galore!

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Loving Hill Life: Reason #47

I shared with you recently about how my family does not live the typical daily home life, but how we belong to a wonderfully chaotic life and community called "the boarding school life".  I also mentioned that in coming blog posts, I would share with you some of the special ways that Hill (and boarding school life in general) makes everyday life that much sweeter.

So this morning I thought I'd share a piece of Hill life that brings me particular joy on a daily basis.

This is our Hill gym.  Nothing too fancy, it's your typical high school gym, complete with a couple of gymnasiums, a swimming pool, squash courts, and a pretty cool field house.  


However, there are a few things that make me LOVE this place!
First of all, it's about 200 yards from my front door to this building.
Second, I have my own key, and so I can come in and work out at 6am when no one else in my house (nor most of the Hill homes) is awake.
And third, when I walk into this sweet room each morning, I'm sometimes the only one there!


Now don't get me wrong.  I do love spending my early morning workouts along side some of the fab few- women (and maybe a couple of men) who are up just as early gettin' it done!  Ladies, you know who you are!

But sometimes, it's just so nice to be alone in here.  To have the whole place to myself.  To sweat alone, and work hard alone, and start the day off with power.

And when I walk out of that room, and head back home (just a 2 minute walk- how sweet!) I walk past these amazing Hill School team photos and am inspired by the young athletes who smile back at me.

And sometimes, I'll even stop and smile at two special faces staring back at me and remember the love story of two teacher/coaches who met, fell in love, and got married right here on campus (a blog post for another day), and I'll go home to the wonderful family those two have made together!

And THAT is just one of the many reasons why I love this place!

Keep smiling!
Pin It!

No comments:

Followers

There was an error in this gadget

Labels

1 peter 3 (1) 2012 (1) 2014 (2) 3 simple joys (3) a day with Jen (5) accessories (1) adoption (2) adventure (1) albums (1) All About Her (1) angles (2) anniversary (2) aperature (2) april (4) assignments (30) assingments (1) at home (6) autumn (7) babies (5) baby portraits (9) baby books (1) baby plan (1) baby stages (1) baby steps (1) basic photography workshop (4) beach (1) beauty (1) bible study (1) biblical approach (1) birth announcements (1) birthday (2) blessings (2) blog (2) blow dry bar (1) boyertown high school (2) boys (1) bride (1) broken leg (2) business friends (1) business portraits (1) camera (1) cancer (1) Cape Cod (2) cawfee tawk (11) celebration (3) changes (2) cherished baby (2) Chester Springs (1) chesterbrook (2) children (20) christmas (6) circles of faith (1) city (1) class of 2013 (5) Class of 2014 (1) class of 2015 (1) classic bella (1) Clothes (1) college (1) collegeville (1) colorado (2) colorado spring photography (1) colorado springs (3) colors (1) commercial portraits (1) community (1) composition (1) contest (9) couple (2) Coventry Christian School (13) crazy (1) credit card (1) custom christmas card saturday (4) custom made (2) cyber monday (1) Dad (4) daddy (1) daniel boone high school (1) daniel boone homestead (2) daughters (1) depth of field (1) designing4hope (5) digital (1) digital magazine (2) discount (2) douglassville (1) downtown (1) downtown Pottstown (1) drawing (2) eastern pa (1) ebook (2) education (1) emotions (1) Empowerment Partner (1) engagement (4) enter (1) events (4) exclusive (1) exposure (1) expressions (1) extra credit (1) Facebook (1) faith (4) families (1) family (57) family fun (2) family pictures (22) family portraits (45) farm (1) fashion photography (1) Father's Day (3) favorite books (1) fb (1) first communion (1) florida (3) formal (1) free (1) free session (3) free spot (1) friend (2) friend sessions (1) friends (8) friends and family (3) friends are by your side (1) friendship (1) fruit of the spirit (2) fun (8) fundraiser (1) gavin (1) get closer (1) get gorgeous (1) gift (6) gift cards (1) gift her (1) gift ideas (1) gifts (4) gilbertsville (1) Girls (4) giveaway (1) God (2) God Within Her (1) graduation (1) graphic design (1) guys (1) gwendolynn's salon and spa (11) hair (7) hannah (1) happy autumn (1) hi (1) high school (23) high school prom (1) high school senior (2) high school seniors (26) High St (1) holiday cards (7) holidays (1) horses (2) host (1) ideas (32) ideas and tips (2) invitations (1) january (1) jen lebo photography (231) jlp (2) jlp senior model program (15) jlp seniors (27) jlp workshop (1) joy (1) juniors (5) kids (10) kiss (1) landscapes (1) lebo tips (4) lessons (6) leukemia (1) life (2) limerick (2) little girls (1) Liz Ziherambere (1) locations (2) Long Island (2) lori mchale (2) love (24) magazine (1) make-up (1) make-up artist (1) march (1) massage and yoga (1) maternity (3) memories (1) mini (1) mini session (12) mini sessions (1) modeling shoot (4) Mom (15) mom advice (1) moments (4) mommy (3) mommytography (35) moms (3) monday (2) month (28) month long project (2) Monthly Monday Mommy Dates (4) monthly photography project (3) Mother's Day (13) music (1) my baby (1) my family (11) my little girl (1) my story (7) naples (3) natural light (2) nephew (1) new blog (1) newborn session (1) newborns (8) news (13) niece (4) nonprofit (2) october (1) off topic (1) on line (2) one spot left (1) one year later (1) open shade (1) outdoors (5) package (3) parents (1) parks (1) parties (1) partner (1) party (1) Peg Calvario (1) people (1) perkiomen valley high school (1) personal (1) perspective (2) philadelphia (2) philly photo shoot (2) phoenixville high school (1) photo project (1) photography (14) photography courses (1) photography tips (36) photography workshop (3) pinterest (1) play dates (3) playgrounds (2) portfolio (1) portrait contest (3) portrait party (1) portrait photography (2) portrait project (4) portrait session (1) portrait sessions (19) portrait video (1) portraithttp://3.bp.blogspot.com/-S4jDDzRxQrM/UFCSXk-2p6I/AAAAAAAALVU/doFnP8VnboU/s400/r1.jpg sessions (1) portraits (40) pottsgrove high school (3) Pottstown (15) pottstown family photography (1) pottstown mercury (1) pottstown senior photography (4) pre-adoption (1) precious portrait contest (4) pride n joy salon (2) princesses (1) products (1) profile pics (1) project (1) prom (4) prom season (1) promotion (6) Psalm 46:5 (1) pumpkins (1) purpose (1) quakertown (1) races (1) Ragnar Relay (3) reading (1) reunions (1) ridge pike (1) rodan + fields (1) romance (1) royersford (1) running (3) salon (1) sanatoga (1) saturday (2) school (4) selfies (1) senior (18) senior pics (3) senior pictures (23) senior portrait (24) senior portraits (15) senior rep cards (1) senior rep program (9) senior session (1) senioritis (1) seniors (14) seniors by Jen Lebo Photography (8) september (4) session (1) session album (1) sessions (4) share (2) sisters (1) sixth form (5) skin care (1) smiles (1) snapshots (1) son (1) special (18) spokesmom (2) spring (5) spring break (2) spring sessions (1) Spring-Ford High School (2) square (1) st. patricks day (1) St. Peter's Village (6) stables (2) steamboat springs (1) sticky albums (1) stories (1) students (1) summer (4) summer pictures (1) take better pics of your kids (1) take your own great shots (2) teen girls (1) teen ministry (1) teen models needed (1) teen pics (1) teen portraits (10) teens (10) thank you (1) thankful (1) The Hill School (35) their story (1) themes (1) this week (1) threadpoets (1) tips (33) top model contest (2) top ten list (1) tradition (1) training (2) tribute (2) true beauty (1) tuesday (4) turning ten (1) tutorials (1) tween (1) tween pictures (3) tween portraits (3) tweet (1) twin valley high school (1) unfading beauty (1) vacation (1) valentines day (1) valley forge national park (7) Villanova (1) voting (1) watch me grow (2) wedding (3) weekend (1) whatcha reading (1) when (1) where (2) win (6) window light (1) winner (6) winter (2) workshop (1) you (1) your kids (1) your story (6)