I don't simply mean when getting healthy goes a little wrong due to missing a workout or two, or even having a cheat meal or three... I'm talking about years going by and your body having to accommodate BIG TIME. In most cases these accommodations look something like a few (okay, maybe several) pounds gained,… Continue reading When Getting Healthy Goes Wrong
Things look a bit different since joining motherhood, don't they? But let's be real. When it comes to cleaning, I've recruited my kiddos to help in the name of teaching responsibility. My wardrobe consists of the new-age stay-at-home + work-from-home mama attire - also known as pajama pants and a t-shirt. Working out is carrying… Continue reading 3 Time Management Tips for Today’s Busy Mama
Three years ago, I considered natural living a big green salad and an occasional smoothie from Smoothie King. I cleaned with products that had a scent of lemon or lavender but had a list of ingredients that I couldn't pronounce. And if I (or a family member) had some type of ailment, to over-the-counter meds… Continue reading My Oily Homeschool (and why you need one too)
Before my moment of awakening, I used to think that I needed to get out of the house and away from it all to really enjoy a moment of self-care (in its do-something-for-yourself form). Don't get me wrong, having a day at the salon or an evening out with the ladies is certainly okay! I'm… Continue reading Self-Care: How (and why) to make it family-style!
It's amazing how much we do as homeschooling moms, isn't it? If you take any moment and think really deep about it, I’d say we’re pretty flippin’ awesome! The truth is, we don’t always feel awesome, do we? I’d be lying if I didn’t admit that I deal with moments of feeling inadequate, insignificant, and/or… Continue reading Snap Out of It! 3 Ways to Stay Feeling Awesome!