I might just be learning as parent but I’ve come to realize there are sacrifices that I make in order to allow my four year old to grow in his self-reliance. He, if you didn’t know already, is incredibly independent. It has been important to my husband and I to allow him to wade through his life with… Continue reading Preschooler Self-Reliance
Earlier this week my youngest son turned six months old. Like most parents, okay probably all parents, I can not handle how fast time has gone. He is reaching and inching around the room. Soon enough he will really be crawling and I’ll be back at work. My husband is taking four months as well. Now over… Continue reading Parenting is Making Me Selfish
I know, I’m not an expert in child development, but here’s why I believe you should be playing more Mouse Trap – or games in general, WITH your kids. Every day, my son asks me to play a game. I love games and I’m glad he enjoys them as well. When he pulls out Mouse Trap, I’m catapulted… Continue reading You Should Be Playing Games With Your Kids
Just a quick check in today. I’m going to continue working on my Yoga Challenge with Erin Motz. I’m excited to see what her vision is in comparison to Yoga With Adriene. I think they both show that it is about getting on the mat, no matter the level of yoga. And not not take… Continue reading Work It Out Wednesday December 30, 2015
If you’re like me, you’ve been side tracked on getting things ready for Christmas and have been so tired that sleeping is way more appealing than working out. I had a chance to actually hit up a gym this weekend when visiting family. It was great. The workouts I’ve been doing at home do not… Continue reading Work It Out Wednesday December 23, 2015
Tonight we had some family stuff to get done in the city, so I didn’t get to hit up the Wednesday Workout until around 9 PM. Getting home late can make it easy to say “No, I’ll just do one tomorrow.” I usually try to get them in the morning if I know the family… Continue reading Work It Out Wednesday December 16, 2015
If you’re not already following befitsnacks on Instagram, do it! They have searched, found and compiled easy snacks to make the stomach happy; while still maintaining a healthy lifestyle! Let’s refer to being healthy as a lifestyle…I don’t like the word diet, not even on my Coke. Tonight, while not being able to eat anything hard… Continue reading Because It’s So Great!