Month: March 2014

3 Tips to Handle and Clean Every Mess Life Throws at You!

3 Tips to Handle and Clean Every Mess Life Throws at You!

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Breakfast on the Go and DIY Skinny Fudgesicles with Quaker Breakfast Shakes

Breakfast on the Go and DIY Skinny Fudgesicles with Quaker Breakfast Shakes

I’ve talked before about how crazy-quick our mornings usually are and my 5 Easy Steps to Stress Free School Mornings.  You might remember that my very first tip was to plan out your breakfast. While I always know what I’m going to feed the kids, […]

Every Step of the Way — Wounded Veterans, Citi, and the Olympics

Every Step of the Way — Wounded Veterans, Citi, and the Olympics

I loooooove the Olympics! Every 2 years I glue myself to the TV during those weeks–laughing, crying, and celebrating. The past few weeks were no different. While prime-time also falls during bedtime (for the kiddos–well, and let’s be honest, me too) I didn’t miss a single moment of the games thanks to our handy-dandy DVR. I loved getting the chance to watch the Olympics on my schedule this year and even got the kids in on the action–here’s a post from my personal Facebook post during them:

Amber is certainly my child because we’re watching the Winter Olympics and she’s screaming at the speed skaters for the Americans to win-hahaha!

Every Step of the Way -- Wounded Veterans, Citi, and the Olympics

Usually I saved the Olympics for during my workout routine–as you can see here! Nothing is more motivating for me to get up and move my lazy rear than to watch those Olympic athletes tearing it up and knowing that if they do it for hours and HOURS each day, 7 days a week, surely I can run 2 measly miles in the comfort of my own home for goodness sakes! One of my favorites to watch was Ted Ligety–I was so excited for him when he won his gold medal!

What inspired me even more, however, were the highlights they showed of the upcoming Paralympics. Those always made me say a quick little prayer of  thanks and then use the 2 feet I have to run a little harder, a little faster!

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#CelebrateMom March Bundle Giveaway

#CelebrateMom March Bundle Giveaway

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How To Deal With Stress Naturally

How To Deal With Stress Naturally

Stress. It seems like it’s a part of nearly everyone’s life these days! Even if you’re a happy, optimistic person with no history of depression, I am willing to bet that you handle more than your fair share of stress each day. I certainly do […]