Transformation Tuesday Week 9

Well…the results are in and as of today…I have lost 12.2 pounds.  Down another .4 pounds this week for a total weight of 157.8.  It feels really good to get on the scale and have a loss, no matter how small it is. I ate junk food with my kids this weekend, I took 2 […]

Making Time For Me in Six ways

I struggle every week when I start to write this as the first thing that I want to write is “Went to the Gym”.  Though some would think, that when I stay in bed that is more Making Time For Me!!  So, it was split this past week.  I went to the gym 3 times […]

Teenage Spotlight: 2/25

Hi, I am Diya (teenlifeblog2017) – a 15 year old from India A teenager in the year 2017-Hearing this, some adults would just have a nasty look on their face as teens are supposed to be the annoying part of the population, while others would just consider 2017 teens to be lucky. If I were […]

Yes, we met online

This is still one of my favorite posts.  I get asked all the time how Paul and I met. When I tell people that we met online I get a very mixed review of responses.  You know what???  I am OK with that.  It is what it is and it is working 🙂 I am […]

Thankful Thursday: 2/23

I’m having a hard time thinking about what I am not thankful for today! My kids.  Each and every one of them.  Today though, specifically the oldest.  Isaiah will be 15 next month and lucky for me will still give me a hug and tell me that he loves me!  He is such a wonderful […]

What Works Wednesday: Love Between StepMom and BioMom

It has been a little while since I have written a post about Jess and I.  For those of you who don’t know Jess at Not The Average Mama is my kids Stepmom, other Mom as I like to call it.  No steps in this family! Anyway, it was a real rough go between Jess and […]

Transformation Tuesday: Week 8

Well, I am down nearly 12 pounds.  158.2 is what the scale reads.  Can you believe it?  After 7 weeks of going to the gym, getting extra steps in and eating right!  I have lost 11.8 pounds.  That is pretty amazing! I made myself a bullet journal at the beginning of the year.  (I am […]

Making Time For Me: 1 Important Thing

I made time for myself in a lot of ways this week, as per usual.  Though, I am going to focus on just one! Last Friday afternoon after I left work, my stomach started turning.  I was sick last Sunday. Then my son James on Tuesday, my daughter Jordan on Wednesday, then their stepmom on […]

Teenage Spotlight: 2/18

My name is Stacy, and I’m from Georgia. Here’s a link to my blog storiesbystacie.wordpress.com I may only be 12, but I feel like a teenager, and I think that merits being treated like one Everybody seems to just think that teens are children, at least the younger ones, and it frustrates me because I […]

Stephanie C

A friend of mine wrote this about me and it made me so happy!  I had to share it.  All I have ever hoped for in going through my experience, the ups and the downs, was that someday I could help someone! Looks like maybe I have 🙂 Wednesday’s are going to be my days […]