October is tomorrow! A New Blogging Challenge!

October is tomorrow! A New Blogging Challenge!This whole year keeps flying by with each month passing faster than the last. Blogging has been something that has taken a back burner... and yes, I've been called out a time or two for my lack of updates.  Good news is, I'm not alone.  A few of you have echoed that while you want to write or need to write... writing hasn't been happening as much. So, for October, we thought we'd bring back the monthly blogging challenge with prompts to serve {keep reading}

Healthier Me - Worth It.

Healthier Me - Worth It.There's a saying/belief/feeling out there that some people hold on to... it's the idea that people need to already BE fit to go to the gym.... It's not so much that OTHER people think this as the demons in our mind tell us this is true.  Funny thing is that everyone I've encountered actually AT the gym tends to be supportive and understanding of beginners and encouraging to everyone else... Know what REALLY causes this silly belief?  All the damn {keep reading}

Healthier Me - The Scale is a Fickle Bitch

Healthier Me - The Scale is a Fickle BitchI had this post written in my mind when I woke up on Sunday... Then I went out for coffee with a dear friend and that lasted 3 hours and then grocery shopping and that took an hour and then it was time to hit the gym with my workout buddy ... and here we are at Tuesday and the words still hadn't made it from my brain to this page. I know I've been slacking on updates here... a fact that {keep reading}

Healthier Me – Weekly Check-in

Healthier Me – Weekly Check-inThis past week was AGAIN a flurry of activity and when it got closer to the weekend, I was looking forward to some well deserved R & R.... not that that actually HAPPENED, but I was looking forward to it. Instead, I got to cheer my babies in their efforts with the Colin's Hope Triathlon.  Colin's Hope raises water safety awareness to prevent children from drowning.  You can read more about Colin's Story and how you can help this worthy organization {keep reading}

Thankful Thursday - Reflecting

Thankful Thursday - ReflectingI remember when I was a lot younger, parents, teachers, etc. would remark about how they remembered exactly where they were when the news broke about some life changing event... I remember thinking then, "how can you remember exactly where you were?"  Until of course, 13 years ago... I remember driving to work when the news broke.  I had just dropped the giant off at day care and was pulling into the parking lot when the radio announced the events {keep reading}

October

October is tomorrow! A New Blogging Challenge!

This whole year keeps flying by with each month passing faster than the last. Blogging has been something that has taken a back burner... and yes, I've been called out a time or two for my lack of updates.  Good news is, I'm not alone.  A few of you … [Read more...]

healthier me

Healthier Me – Worth It.

There's a saying/belief/feeling out there that some people hold on to... it's the idea that people need to already BE fit to go to the gym.... It's not so much that OTHER people think this as the demons in our mind tell us this is true.  Funny thing is … [Read more...]

healthier me

Healthier Me – The Scale is a Fickle Bitch

I had this post written in my mind when I woke up on Sunday... Then I went out for coffee with a dear friend and that lasted 3 hours and then grocery shopping and that took an hour and then it was time to hit the gym with my workout buddy ... and here we … [Read more...]

healthier me

Healthier Me – Weekly Check-in

This past week was AGAIN a flurry of activity and when it got closer to the weekend, I was looking forward to some well deserved R & R.... not that that actually HAPPENED, but I was looking forward to it. Instead, I got to cheer my babies in their … [Read more...]

thankful

Thankful Thursday – Reflecting

I remember when I was a lot younger, parents, teachers, etc. would remark about how they remembered exactly where they were when the news broke about some life changing event... I remember thinking then, "how can you remember exactly where you were?" … [Read more...]