This is a brief version of my health/fitness journey with a twist I’m going to tell you how I lost 90 lbs… but it’s not exactly what you think, because about 10 of those lbs was from having a baby. It’s a mommy weight loss journey. I’m going to give you the math up front.… Read More How I Lost 90 lbs – Mom weight loss journey
Make-It-Monday: Dragons! When my second son was born I came up with a schedule with a fun activity to do each day so my 4yo would have something to look forward to. Thus, we started Make-It-Mondays! Each Monday we create a fun craft together. Sometimes they are really extravagant and professional looking, and other times… Read More D-D-D-Dragons!
Have you ever seen those “What’s in my bag” videos on Youtube? I always found it so interesting to see what other people keep in their bags, whether it be a purse or a diaper bag. Was there something in their bag that I should have in mine? What is the best way to organize… Read More What’s In My Bag??
When my first son was born I did everything by the books. I cannot tell you how many books and articles I have read on discipline, sleep, and the big one: healthy eating! However, he never seemed to take to that healthy eating thing. Anyone who has met my 4yo knows he sticks to the… Read More Picky Eater Pancakes
Ladies, let’s talk about what happens between the sheets- or rather what doesn’t happen between the sheets. That’s right! I’m talking about SLEEP! More specifically the lack of sleep we mommas get. I was at the Doctor’s recently and he asked me if I wake up feeling refreshed and ready to start my day in the morning. I… Read More What We Can’t Get Enough Of…
Turkey Sausage I wanted to share with you guys this awesome recipe for turkey sausage I found about a year ago. As my friends and family know, I am a nursing momma. I breastfed my first son and I am currently breastfeeding my second son. We all know it is so important to eat healthy and nutrient… Read More Cooking With Leonardo – Turkey Sausage
Have you ever traveled with young kids before? Was it like traveling through the nine circles of Hell?? Have I got a story for you! This is the story of The Wedding Trip… The Week Before: I was so excited a few months ago to be invited to my friend’s wedding back in our hometown. A week before… Read More The Wedding Trip – Traveling with kids
Cleaning the Kitchen After fighting to put the kids to bed, cleaning the kitchen is the last thing I want to do. By this time it is usually 8:30 pm and I am so extremely exhausted. Something else that deters me from cleaning is my sciatica. By the end of the night my back is… Read More That’s What I Like: Kitchen Cleaning Edition
DIY Drop-off Bowl Description: My husband works very long hours and when he gets home he just plops all of his belongs down. In the morning I find his wallet on our hutch, his receipts on the counter, his chargers on the table, etc. When I see his things scattered throughout the house I try… Read More DIY Drop-off Bowl
So Mother’s Day is this Sunday. I just found that out because I’m sooo on top of things. I don’t think my husband knows (but he surprises me from time to time), and my kids don’t know, because they are too young (4yo and 1yo). Thus, I began thinking, what if I planned my own… Read More Dream Mother’s Day
Mom Fashion vs. Fashion World Everywhere I look these days I see a picture of a young adult or woman and she’s dressed to the nines. Her fashion is on point, she looks stunning, and you just want to be like her. I always think I love her outfit, I wonder where she got it… Read More How Do I Look? (Realistic Mom Fashion)