So this is the first time I’ve worn these jeans since before I was pregnant. I got kick-started about a month ago. One of my girlfriends came by the house and was very excited about her Weight Watcher’s program that she had been doing for about a month. It made me really inspired and I asked her if I could tag along!
I was wanting to look better. I was so sick of feeling puffy. Then as the baby has become more mobile, I’m realizing that I need to take care of my body to keep up with my babies. Continue reading “Slow Steady Progress”
I really struggle a lot to be a good Mom. I guess most Moms do. It’s damn hard. My Momming job is unique in that I have three biological children, one adopted child, and one stepchild. They all have these massive wounds. But I do my best to raise them all in a fair and balanced way, unique to each of their individual strengths and weaknesses. Continue reading “My Kids, My Loves”
One of the things that my Mom always really got through to me was that you should be comfortable in your own home. “Love what you own and use it.” She was never one for storing a bunch of stuff she didn’t use. If she owned it, even if it was a precious heirloom, she used it. Mom inherited crystal from her Grandmother and would let me wash it and unfortunately sometimes break it. She never made me feel bad about it. She said that my Grandparents would be really happy that we were using these items and that she did not want to store things and not use them. Continue reading “Use It or Lose It”
First off let me start by saying that I have learned to let go of a lot of control when it comes to perfectionism and cleanliness in my home.
I do also think that it is some sort of cosmic joke that I spent 10 years having a full-time nanny/housekeeper when I worked and had my TWO kids. Now I have FIVE kids and none of that! Continue reading “Managing Messes”
To know that you can confide in someone, have their trust and that they are completely trustworthy as well is such a good feeling.
I have plenty of friends but sometimes even though it’s so much fun to be social and be with a big group of rowdy buddies, I can feel so lost in the crowd. Continue reading “Richness in Life”