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New Year New Momma:Fitness Routine

New Year New Momma:Fitness Routine

Photo Credit I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not one for New’s Years Resolutions.  I never really stick with them and end up falling off the wagon somewhere down the line.  However,this year is a little different.  I have a lot of goals […]

Friend Post Friday: Tips and Tricks for Flying Alone with A Preschooler

Friend Post Friday: Tips and Tricks for Flying Alone with A Preschooler

Tips and tricks for flying alone with a preschooler The holiday season is in full swing and with it, the many trips to visit friends and family. And when we talk about trips, one big reason which triggers panic attacks in parents is the thought […]

My experience with a Doula: Part 1

My experience with a Doula: Part 1

My pregnancy with Bumble Bee was a bit of a surprise.  My pregnancy with him happened when we were in the middle of PCSing (I found out I was pregnant with him in a hotel room). As soon as I saw the plus sign on the […]

When Your Spouse Is Gone  A LOT

When Your Spouse Is Gone A LOT

It never gets easier, you know, when they leave.  They may be getting deployed, traveling for work, or work late shifts, but the process is always the same.  You try to mentally prepare yourself for your time apart.  You wonder how you will manage it […]

6 Ways To Overcome Obstacles

6 Ways To Overcome Obstacles

“It was so risky and so scary, and yet at the same time, so beautiful. Maybe the truth was, it shouldn’t be easy to be amazing. Then everything would be. It’s the things you fight for and struggle with before earning that have the greatest […]

How to Be A Morning Person, And Love it!

How to Be A Morning Person, And Love it!

I’ve talked a lot about the things I’m not on this blog.  However, one thing I can claim to be is a   morning person, and I’ll show you how.  I’m an early riser and I’ve always been that way!  LOL.It’s not hard to be […]

Mourning The Loss Of Your  Old Self

Mourning The Loss Of Your Old Self

  When I became a wife and mother I anticipated that there would be A LOT of change.  I knew my daily life would become different. I also knew my body would change.  My life would no longer be centered around me.  I was fine […]

Final Review of Strong Lifts 5×5 for Women

Final Review of Strong Lifts 5×5 for Women

    Stronglift 5×5 woman This post contains affiliate links I’ve talked about my heavy lifting journey a few times on this blog.  Heavy lifting is something that I’m really passionate about.  I’m especially passionate about heavy lifting for women and it’s benefits. Heavy lifting […]

6 Ways to Maintain Your Sanity This Winter (with Kids)

6 Ways to Maintain Your Sanity This Winter (with Kids)

Winter is particularly tough time for me.  It’s hard because me and the kids are stuck in the house and cabin fever sets in.  Once cabin fever sets, my mental capacity to handle my kids dwindles.  I’m not afraid to admit that I hate being […]

Dealing With Toxic People

Dealing With Toxic People

   This post contains affiliate links During my 30 years on this earth, I’ve encountered my fair share of toxic people.  Over time I learned how to deal with them.  Most of them I cut off from my life.  Some were harder to cut off […]