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May 2015

Surprising Ourselves

I love surprises. Well, not all of them I guess. Like Vera surprising me last night with a fever and frequent crying throughout the night. Ugh. But, I surprised myself this morning with a cool accomplishment. And I love that…

Fitness and Motherhood (Parenting Collective Interview, Part 1)

Hi Guys! I had the pleasure of talking with Parenting Collective a few weeks ago about motherhood and fitness. They’re publishing the article in two pieces, the first is live today. So, head on over to ParentingCollective.com to hear…

Unfamiliar Territory

Unfamiliar territory. That what we’ve been charting for nearly five months now. A new city and state. New houses, neighborhoods, neighbors. Rain. Cold. Trees, lots of trees. Waterfalls and river “beaches”. Friendly, but brand new, faces. A new job…

Shopping for quality food

In the past 24 hours, I have been to 2 grocery stores and yet I still have a few things that I need but was not able to find. This is often the challenge when you’re in search of…

Fun and Fast 60 Minute Workout

When I go to the gym, I am usually all over the place. I rarely park myself on one machine or in the corner of the weight room. Which, by the way, is why a fanny pack is the…

Babysitting Grievances

A few weeks back Isaac and I went out with friends and left the Bodenettes home with a new babysitter. It was their first time meeting her and were pretty uneasy. After a few failed attempts at convincing them of…