Life is Like Riding a Bike!

While on my bike ride today, I discovered that I really like it! LOL! I had literally built a WALL in my brain that I didn’t like bike riding… and certainly didn’t like it while pulling my 36 lb 3 yr old in a trailer to boot. But that wall is slowly coming down. With…

What? No ovary? Miracle baby? me?

My friends…. You’ve read my last posts in Social media about my pregnancy and some of the ups and downs I’ve been going through.   Well, today I finally got in to see the doc, and get that first ultrasound! Usually I’ve gone in around 8-9 weeks, but due to travel on the doc’s end,…

Don’t Fear Failure

This WAS the story of my life. Finding myself 2,3,5 years later in life STILL struggling with my eating habits. Still struggling with my weight. Still struggling with motherhood. Still struggling financially. Still feeling like if I just got BRAVE and owned up to my struggles and stuck to a plan- no excuses-… I could…

What? You want me to WHAT? Clear my mind? is that even a thing?

Ever heard of a brain dump? If you are like me, and constantly find your mind thinking of a million things several times a day, constantly going through your important list, noticing all the little things throughout the day, always on the go, and wanting to accomplish SO much…… THIS IS WORTH YOUR TIME to…

Pregnancy test? Or maxipads…….

Vulnerable post:::::::> but I’ve learned the POWER of vulnerability! It HELPS people. <3 It HELPS me. Being vulnerable, is being REAL. And if you can live in the REALITY of your life, you can CHANGE your LIFE. BUT if you wanna hear how I found out I was pregnant, read on. 😀   Ever since…

Falling Asleep tips

Yes. It’s after 11pm. My top 3 tips for getting to sleep at night:::> The night time struggle. So tired… And yet… My brain thinks of a lot of stuff! so #1: I’m learning to keep a sticky note pad next to my bed to write down stuff so I know it’s ok to stop…

Down 49 lbs and going strong. How do I do it?

I never wanted to be a weight loss story. That was going to be horrifying. Embarrassing. It would be the ultimate reality staring me in the face, that all those years that I felt ‘fat’… We’re real. Could I do that??? I HAD to. My family, my spouse, myself—> my future, could all change depending…

For the Type 2 Diabetics out there

Diabetes type 2? Me? No way. I fight every single day to make sure my body is using the excess sugars in my blood by doing muscle building AND cardio. Many type 2 diabetics are told that carb counting (like less than 40 a day!!!) is the only way to improve their a1c levels. My…