Thankful Thursday: 3/2

Today we are highlighting just 1 thing!!! Our new house.  We close today at 1pm.  The house of my dreams.  I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it and planning for it.  Now the day has finally come that we get the keys and we can put some of our own things in it.Continue reading “Thankful Thursday: 3/2”

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 timesContinue reading “Making Time For Me in Six ways”

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 andContinue reading “What Works Wednesday: Love Between StepMom and BioMom”

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 amContinue reading “Transformation Tuesday: Week 8”

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 onContinue reading “Making Time For Me: 1 Important Thing”

Thankful Thursday: 2/16

While I was at the gym this morning I started thinking about what I am Thankful for this week!!  I came up with a myriad of things and realized how very lucky I am.  Then that also became something to be thankful for ! How Lucky I Am My in-laws.  On Sunday Paul and IContinue reading “Thankful Thursday: 2/16”

Transformation Tuesday: Week 7

Well, if I am completely honest, I didn’t do my best last week!! As a family we went to Chinese Buffet on Saturday night.  Which isn’t the most healthy of choices to begin with, but then I ate more than my share of food too.  LOL!  Including about a dozen pieces of sushi and iceContinue reading “Transformation Tuesday: Week 7”

Making Time For Me in 5 ways

Making time for yourself is so important.  Sometimes when we reflect we realize that we need to be more purposeful in doing things for ourselves, other times I see that we are already doing it. Last week I didn’t make as much time for myself.  As I am sitting here starting to write this, IContinue reading “Making Time For Me in 5 ways”

FBF: Taking Care of Yourself

This post was inspired by two amazing women I have lucky to have in my life.  Cheryl and Emily.  This is the post that I need to share today for Flashback Friday.  Take Care of Yourself my friends!  I love you both. I have this friend who shared a crazy story with me last week,Continue reading “FBF: Taking Care of Yourself”

Thankful Thursday: 2/9

There are so many things that I am thankful for right now! The appraisal on our new house came through yesterday and we are GOOD TO GO!!! Our tax return got deposited into our account last Friday! I think that we picked out the furniture that we are going to buy.  A wonderful combination ofContinue reading “Thankful Thursday: 2/9”