Thankful Thursday 2/2

I just want to start this post out with, I always have so so much to be thankful for. I am incredibly grateful for this life I am living. Losing weight.  Being able to look at the scale and seeing that all of my hard work is paying off.  It just keeps me motivated.  IContinue reading “Thankful Thursday 2/2”

What Works Wednesday: Meal Prep

What Works Wednesday is where I talk about how something I do works for me or my household.  A full-time working mom, with a husband and a blended family with six kids. Last week when I reached out to get some ideas for this theme a friend of mine brought up Meal Prep. Meal PrepContinue reading “What Works Wednesday: Meal Prep”

Transformation Tuesday: Week 5

Today is the beginning of Week 5 of my fitness/health routine for 2017. After 4 weeks I have lost 7.6 pounds and 13 inches!!!  Can you believe it?  I am eating very clean Monday-Friday.  Then on the weekend I might be eating/drinking some carbs.  LOL!! I’m feeling great and I’m sticking to it!!!

Making Time For Me in 12 ways

I like reflecting back on all the ways that I made time for me over the past week.  It is nice to check in and make sure that I took some time to do things that I love, enjoy and appreciate! Organizing/Cleaning: I know what you are thinking…how could this possibly make its way onContinue reading “Making Time For Me in 12 ways”

Relationships Lessons from the Universe

Maybe because I know who Emily is talking about, but this post made me cry.  The person that she speaks of, I am lucky to call her a friend too.  She is battling something I can’t even wrap my head around, but still makes us all smile, laugh and remember that life is a gift.Continue reading “Relationships Lessons from the Universe”

Thankful Thursday: Week 4

I don’t even know where to begin with this week…. I am going to divide the things I am thankful for into 2 categories!  Health and House! Health: Down over 6 pounds. Lost over 10 inches.  In all the right places. My insides have felt amazing. I have more energy than I have in aContinue reading “Thankful Thursday: Week 4”

Transformation Tuesday: 3 weeks in

Yes, that is right!!!  After 3 weeks, I am down 6.2 pounds.  I am so excited and I am feeling amazing.  It has certainly been worth waking up early, making smoothies every morning and meal planning.  I haven’t felt this good in a couple of years!! I am also down 10.75 inches.  Mostly in myContinue reading “Transformation Tuesday: 3 weeks in”

Making Time For Me Monday

How did I make time for me?  Let me count the ways… 1)I had last Monday off of work and I did all kinds of things for myself.  The one thing that I rarely get to do though was go out to lunch with a friend.  It was very nice to just chat and notContinue reading “Making Time For Me Monday”

FBF: Therapy Yesterday

A fellow blogger brought this post to my attention this week.  She said that it somehow ended up on her blog feed, so she read it.  Then she commended me on the relationship with Jess.  Well, for those of you who are wondering, Jess and I are still good.  It has been about 9 monthsContinue reading “FBF: Therapy Yesterday”

Thankful Thursday

First of all, I am so Thankful that I have decided to make this a weekly post. It really helps me to look around at all the positives and highlights from the previous week. 1.) Big Bucket..every year my parents take us up north to a water park to hang out for the weekend. AContinue reading “Thankful Thursday”