Do you know how to curb cravings without feeling deprived? This was a struggle of mine for many years and I'm going to tell you how to get past it!
I last blogged in May, and then we moved. Our family of seven made a temporary move to a rental while waiting on construction of our new home to be finished. We've left about 90% of our stuff in boxes and I thought this would be easy. I had big plans to step-up my fitness game. … Continue reading Who am I to talk?
I had big plans for today. We were going to get school finished up early and then I was going to overhaul the pantry. We did get school finished, but after lunch I made a mistake. I sat down. You never sit down when there's a laundry list of crap to get done. It's like … Continue reading Garlic Pasta & Shrimp (On the table in less than 20 minutes!)
I shielded my eyes from the scale through all my prenatal visits with baby #4. When I showed up to my 6wk check-up, though, I wanted to know if I'd actually made any progress with my blindfolded postpartum weight loss mission. So, I asked. "How much did I weigh at my last prenatal visit?" "222," The nurse … Continue reading The last 30.
For Christmas, our 7 year old desperately wanted a diary, with a lock. As much as I didn't want to get her one - because that means she's edging dangerously close to tween instead of my baby girl - I know how it is. We got her one anyway. I always kept a diary or … Continue reading Keeping a Diary