I love to sleep. Always have. I was never a “napper”…. but you better believe when the clock struck 9pm, I was running to the bedroom to ensure I got a solid 8 hours sleep. Anything less assured I’d be a hot mess the following day. While I have always fallen asleep easily, I would… Continue reading A mother’s journey to finding SLEEP
So often in the hustle and bustle of life, we just try to get through our days without any major hiccups. Check everything off our to-do list, squeeze in the last minutes that didn’t make it on the list… and do the things that never make it on the list but can’t be neglected (I’ve seriously considered… Continue reading Husbands & To Do Lists
COOKING – it’s a love/hate relationship for me. Now, don’t let that confuse you… I LOVE food. I just wish the perfectly delicious and healthy meals would simply appear on my dinner table each night. In the first few years of marriage I made 2 things…. spaghetti, tacos… OH! And I could warm up a mean frozen… Continue reading Meal planning made simpler with Pinterest
We have entered what is notoriously known as the “terrible two’s”…. Although, I think I would rename it the Terribly Beautiful Two’s. Strong willed is how I would describe my toddler. Around 18 months, mini trantrums when we dont get what we want/when we want began. Throwing himself on the floor, screaming and crying. Diaper changes are… Continue reading TWO’s: Terribly Beautiful
This Sunday, I will complete my first race since April 2013. This race isn’t anything in terms of distance compared to my past runs. I have completed 13 half marathons, 1 full marathon, 3 10Ks, and countless smaller races…. So, why am I so nervous? Why do I have jitters like my first ever race… Continue reading Why I Run: Then and Now
Weeknights in our home seem to just fly by…. By the time we get home from work, dinner prep begins. After dinner begins cleaning up, bath time, bed time, cleaning up toys from the living room, packing back packs, gym bags, lunch bags for the following day. Before I know it, it’s after 9:00 and… Continue reading Weeknight Routines
Thank you for joining me on this crazy beautiful happily stressful roller coaster we call life! I am a busy wife and mama who works in Marketing. In addition to my beautiful boy, Bryce, I also have a pug daughter, Riley Ann. I’ve been married for close to 6 years to the best man that… Continue reading Welcome!