My Son, The Investigator

C, investigating the red dot that our dishwasher projects onto the floor when it’s in use.  He is always trying to figure out how everything Continue Reading…

A Struggle With Body Image

I’m kind of nervous to put this “out there,” because I’ve always kept my struggles with body image and weight very quiet.  But I realize that I’m not the only woman with this inner battle, so I’ve decided to just own it.

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C Loved Seeing His Cousins!

C was able to spend time with his cousins, ages 2 and 4, last week while we were visiting family.  I’m excited that C has cousins so close in age!  I think they’re going to have so much fun together growing up. :)

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March Living On Love Challenge: My Mantra

Lacy at Living on Love announced her monthly challenge for March: create a monthly mantra!  I found mine in the “Fitness” category of Pinterest, but it really applies to more than one area of my life right now.

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I’m Considering Clean Eating…

Pinterest has introduced me to many things, one being clean eating.  I had never heard of it before, but basically it’s about putting only natural, nutrient-rich foods into your body.  You eat lots of fruits, vegetables, lean meats and grains and rid artificial Continue Reading…

C’s Favorite Toy

The kid loves doors.  He can spend 10 minutes at a time just opening and closing a door.  What a little weirdo. ;)

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Uh-Oh, My Son’s as Anal as I am…

Hubster has always enjoyed playing games to annoy me, such as putting one pen out of order in my line of pens or tilting a folder so that it is no longer at a 90-degree angle.  Yes, these things do bug me.  It’s true – I’m very anal about my things. Continue Reading…

Mucous Man and His Trusty Sidekick, Coughing Kristin!

We went to visit out-of-state family this week, so what does that mean?  It means that we got sick as soon as we got home, of course!  Here’s C, the Mucous Man, and his trusty sidekick, Coughing Kristin:

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25 Before 25: Read a John Grisham Novel That I Haven’t Read Before

I adore John Grisham novels and can devour one of them in a few days’ time.  Since C was born, I lost the free time and the concentration to do so.  I’m so happy to say that I’ve completed #1 on my 25 Before 25 list and just read “The Litigators” over the weekend!

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Sensory Bottles

DIY Sensory Bottles

My Pinterest addiction has introduced me to several new ideas for fun things to do with C, including making sensory bottles for him.  I had a lot of fun browsing the aisles of my local craft store for fun items to put inside of these.

Sensory Bottle Items

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Skyping With C

Here’s a picture my mom took of C skyping with Hubster and me.  I love that we get to see his face even though we’re miles away from him right now.  Isn’t technology Continue Reading…

You’re Doing Okay, Mom

One of my Facebook friends posted this video, and I loved it so much that I wanted to share it with you all. Enjoy. :)

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