Two things have ramped up this second trimester: I am hungry ALL the time and I often don’t have the energy or patience when this happens to do anything about it. Leading, of course, to the hangriness. One thing I am actually doing differently now to alleviate this problem is my own version of meal-prepping.… Continue reading Meal Prepping!
Pregnancy is a beautiful experience and unlike anything I have ever done. I am clearly not an expert, as this is my first pregnancy, but this is what I have learned so far. Of course, talk to your doctor/midwife. Do your own research. Make your own informed decisions. What works for another mom-to-be does not… Continue reading Pregnancy: 2nd Trimester Tips
It seems I did pretty well picking days for my blog topics! Thankfulness Thursday is here!!! The past week I have been thankful for: A patient and loving husband who supports me even when my pregnancy hormones are out. Of. control. A gas fireplace…because it is STILL 2 degrees outside!! Dog snuggles Essential Oil… Continue reading Back to School
Happy Friday! Don’t you just love the feeling of knowing a couple days of rest, relaxation and play are ahead? Sometimes, my Friday, doesn’t always fall on a Friday, but it has been more and more lately. I just love sleeping a little longer, enjoying a hot cup of coffee on a Saturday morning, reading… Continue reading Spoiler Alert!!
Well, guys. Week 1 of 2018 has been fairly successful! I wanted to start this year anew. I have always had some semblance of a self-care routine, but this year, it is of utmost importance to me. I am tired of the rat-race, the dispassion for my work life and the detached feelings I have.… Continue reading More Passion. Less Pressure.
“Love is never found in the hustle” -Shauna Niequest I have a lot on my mind lately. Actually, Who am I kidding, I have a lot on my mind ALL the time. My brain is constantly moving with ideas. Ideas about writing Sharing Vlogging. Ideas to motivate and inspire. Ideas to have a positive impact… Continue reading Decluttering relationships
“Breathe through it and release what does not serve you” -unknown As part of my re-organization and dedication to blogging and sharing, I have been going back through some of my old posts. I really enjoyed the topic of identifying the little things in my life that often go unnoticed on a daily basis. Turns… Continue reading The Start of a New Year
Hello, all! And Happy New Year! New Year, New You! Right?! I am not often one to set a New Year’s resolution, because I haven’t exactly been successful at them in the past. I get hyped up about something and work hard at it for a couple of weeks and then slowly drift back off… Continue reading Happy New Year & Meditation Challenge
I spend a lot of time talking about wellness and fitness and taking care of our bodies. I have taken another hiatus from writing for the past month or so, focusing more on my mental and emotional health. I still have much to learn, but I find myself being more confident and happy every day. We live in a… Continue reading Replenishing Reserves
Current Mood: Quiet. As I sit here in my kitchen, prepping lunch for the hubster and myself I am able to take in the accomplishments of my day thus far– I was called off from work, giving me a head start to the day since I still woke up before the sun. Sure, I wanted to… Continue reading Friday Thanks and This Moment