Goodbye Summer

My biggest challenge this summer was finding something for two kids to do, who are at very different stages in terms of play. We had some hot weather and the baby couldn’t really go outside for as long as my toddler, they were on different feeding schedules, nap schedules etc.  I also wanted to find […]

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Creating The Mornings YOU Want

For the most part I have always been a morning person.  I would wake up early to workout, shower before work, eat breakfast, do dishes or laundry and just start my day off relaxed.  Clearly those mornings were before kids! Now I shower at night after they go to bed. I only get maybe 5-6 […]

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Community Of All Shapes And Sizes

Growing up, my community was my town where many people knew each other and my school.  Everything was ten minutes away and going to the market or mall, you were bound to run into at least 5 people you knew.  When my husband and I started dating he hated “running to do a quick errand” […]

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Since Forever

Holy Moly Happy 2019 everyone!!  It has been such a long, long time since I have been on here and written a post.  I’ve been back to work since we had our little guy and it’s just been a whirl wind.  We now have a new norm and have been spending this time adjusting to our […]

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Gestational Diabetes

Towards the end of my second trimester I was diagnosed with gestational diabetes.  I was bummed, surprised and nervous.  My blood sugar levels were fine for my first pregnancy and I was eating more unhealthy.  This time around I was eating healthier and more protein, it just didn’t make sense to me and was such […]

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Benefits Of Cinnamon

Cinnamon is a popular scent and spice during the Fall and Christmas…however, I prefer it year round!  I add cinnamon to many teas, desserts, and snacks because of the taste and benefits.  One of the benefits of cinnamon that became important to me during my second pregnancy was that it lowers your blood sugar.  I […]

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Etsy Labor Day Sale

Happy Labor Day everyone!!  Lots of shops on Etsy are offering a Labor Day sale, including mine.  I have updated the shop with some new items and will continue to add a few more today and tomorrow.  Below is a link to my shop with earrings and notecards.  The sale is active from today until […]

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Meal Prep With My Assistant

One of my weekend musts is also my weekly life savers – meal prep!! I have always struggled with it but now my lifestyle is forcing me to make it a necessity. The first week/weekend was hard and stressful but each week it has been getting a little easier. It’s just those new routines man […]

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Positive Mindset and Lifestyle

I know I have brought up the group Tone It Up in the past and wanted to go into a little bit more detail about them and my current journey. I found this group after I got married. I had been working out quite a bit at a gym near my work and LOVED it! […]

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