In my previous post, I wrote about how I was refocusing prioritizing myself. As a mom, I tend to focus so much attention on the kids and being a homemaker. While this isn't necessarily a bad thing, I realized I need to make myself happy to, as an individual.While I do a good chunk of … Continue reading Self Care.
Can you believe it's the last full week of September? This month has literally been the most stressful and filled with such a roller coaster of emotions.I've interacted with my parents and siblings more than ever. I've even made unexpected friends and lost some unexpected ones in the process. Though life we experience different events … Continue reading Refocusing.
This week has been yet another roller coaster of emotions. But I've tried to stay consistent with fitness and eating healthy since I know when I am active and nourished well, my mind is more calm.I try to implement a two day max rule; if I go with more than two days without working out, … Continue reading Consistency.
This week, my mood got a little better. So did my energy. It was just too hot and muggy last week. I meant to do a recap of week four of our "no spend month," but I just didn't have the energy. Between prepping for my daughter's birthday party and a mini trip, not to mention … Continue reading No Spend Month Recap.
It's week three of our no spend month. I must admit that during the middle of week two to now - it got hard. The first week and a half was a breeze. But some things have happened along the way, mostly mentally and emotionally. Though I won't be talking about any specifics here or on any … Continue reading Nothing Is Ever As Easy As It Seems.
The past couple of weeks have been amazing... Great weather, I've been feeling strong in my workouts, not to mention my dad even came to visit for a few days!The husband and I have also had a few date nights (one for his 30th birthday), so it's been nice to have that extra time for … Continue reading Mindset Shift [Plus Book Recommendations]
Going from one kid to three kids really sent us throw a whirlwind. Not only mentally but financially too. I had a ton of plans prepping for baby #2. But when we found out that I was having twins, all plans went out the door. I wasn't going to be able to work the way I … Continue reading Seven Ways We’ve Changed Our Spending Habits.
Along with my [Facebook] social media detox, I also deleted the Starbucks app.*Gasps,* I know. But I re-downloaded it when my aunt sent me a gift card for mother's day. I didn't have to but I decided why not? I'll treat myself. Once the money runs out, then I'll delete it again. I didn't mentioned … Continue reading Practicing Mindfulness