I went to Whole Foods for the first time in about a year, the other day. If you are like me and you were diagnosed with celiac disease back before anyone knew what it even was, you will know that Whole Foods is like the Mecca for all things gluten free. When I lived in… Continue reading My yearly Whole Foods trip
How is it, that the second kids wake up in the morning, they are able to go full force? My kids have this ability to wake in the mornings and be 100% ready to go. It’s wake up and ask mom 20 questions then be all, “Hey mom, look what I can do!” “Hey mom, feed me!”… Continue reading “Open for Business…”
I want to start this post by saying that I have a split personality. I am a rural, smalltown girl who loves having a garden, picking wild berries and living on a mountain. But there are a lot of days where I want to trade it all in, move to an apartment close to DC,… Continue reading I gotta get out of here…
Last year I decided in my “crazy pregnant woman” condition, that after I gave birth to my 3rd child in August, I would be able to pick up where I left off with life. This mom was not going to need rest. I had 2 other kids, I needed to keep going and not stop their routine in any… Continue reading You are Not Superwoman!
This summer is flying by. I was at Target the other day and noticed an employee switching out the patio furniture to put in the Back to School supplies. I must have mumbled something to myself or looked surprised because she said “I know, can you believe school is around the corner.” Um, no I… Continue reading Thinking and typing
A vision for your life. This is a concept I have been contemplating today. I don’t work outside the home. I spend 90% of my day taking care of 4 other people. I also spend most days just trying to survive. I’m guessing that most of you stay at home moms are feeling me right… Continue reading Pushing myself and leaving my confort zone
I have always been afraid of cross training. This was due to my ignorance on weight and strength training. I’m sure one of my track coaches along the way stressed the importance and I’m equally sure I just wasn’t paying attention. For a while, I’d say about 4 years, before and a little after my first child… Continue reading Half Marathon Training (Part 3) Cross Training