I've been a bit M.I.A, simply because I did not know what to say. The relationship that I was previously in ended and I shelled up with my thoughts. I started realizing that I was falling back into the same toxic patterns as with my ex-husband. I OVER give people the benefit of the doubt. … Continue reading Old Patterns.
School officially starts today for my oldest. I can't believe I have a first grader. Not sure why Kindergarten didn't hit me (probably because of Covid), but first grade is giving me all the sad feels. We did a bit of back to school shopping and I did some major labeling this past weekend as … Continue reading So It Begins.
I have to admit, this was a hard pill to swallow. I had the quiet room set up for months now and I really enjoyed the space. But with a new relationship and us going all in (he stays at my house 3 nights a week, 1 with his kids), I had to redefine my … Continue reading Redefining My Minimalist Home: Part II
I wanted to share some photos from my Getaway stay with my oldest for her birthday. I ended up reserving the tiny house for Sammy, my mom and I. To my surprise, my brother Chris ended up tagging along as well which was nice. I was pumped that they honored my request of writing Happy … Continue reading Another Getaway Stay.
Today, I have a guest post to share with you. Leslie over at Well Parents, reached in sharing a post for single parents. As a single parent myself, it is important to have plenty of resources handy, especially if you are new to it and are in need of support. Without further ado, here is … Continue reading Single Parents and How to Meet Their Many Challenges (Guest Post).
A few months ago, I hired a nutrition coach. I shared a "what I eat in a day" on my meal plan with her, but I wanted to redo it as it has changed. While I am not longer working with my her, I am still following some of her recommendations. I added back in … Continue reading What I Eat In A Day: Pt. II.
This week my oldest turned SIX.I can't believe I officially have a first grader who is SIX. For some reason, five didn't hit me as hard.Maybe because she will be learning about money in first grade so it FEELS real? Who knows.We had a simple day for her birthday.They day before, we had a playdate … Continue reading This is Six.
Recently, I've come across many more triggers that have brought me back to a negative place. I'll be honest, I thought I was completely healed from my marriage. I've been feeling really good and positive... yet I've experienced so many more small triggers lately that just have set me back mentally. Most of them deal … Continue reading Healing.
As of next week, I will officially be back on the part-time worker, part-time mom bus. Since March of 2020, I've been a full time stay at home mom. I've enjoyed my stay at home mom life, as it was something I didn't really experience since I went back to work pretty early after both … Continue reading Enjoying The Small Moments.
Two years ago, I wrote a post about intuitive eating. Since ending my meal plan with my nutrition coach, I've been back to following a more "intuitive approach" to eating while trying to keep a slight eye on my macros. You can read more about intuitive eating HERE. For this post, I am literally discussing … Continue reading Intuitive Fitness.