{totally stolen} healthy living quiz

Happy Wednesday!  Aristocats kicks off today and I cannot tell you how exciting the buzz is right now in our house.  It’s electric (boogey oogey oogey)!  Henry is just beside himself which makes Clara extra bouncy which puts smiles on our faces as parents (Porter just kinda sits there and eats stuff off the floor).  …

flashback friday: the body i’m meant to have

(I wrote this post two years ago.  Timehop reminded me of it and I thought today would be a good time to share it again.  I’m not quite ready to blog yet.  My papaw is still hanging in there (hospice – acute leukemia) and I’m thankful (so thankful) for your prayers and kind words!) Reader …

on getting beach body ready

I was at Walmart yesterday and saw TWO magazines with the term “beach body.”  As in “get yourself beach body ready.” Here’s the deal ->  If you’ve got a body, you’re ready for the beach.  Period.  Nobody is looking at you anyway – they’re all too busy sucking in their own stomachs.  Promise.  The whole point …

on being squishy and my priorities

(I’m going to think out loud today.  About my body and mind.  Which isn’t your body or mind.  So just bare with me and listen while I ramble, list-style. These are #firstworldproblems for sure.) I’m nearly 7 weeks postpartum. And my body is a bit squishy. Nothing a few months won’t fix. But still squishy…for …

postpartum weight loss

I woke up this morning to a completely flat stomach!! Just joking. You really hated me there for a second, huh. Which brings me to a topic that I need your input about. POSTPARTUM WEIGHT LOSS. What are you thoughts about posting a journey online about this?  I’m kinda mixed about it.  On the one …

neda week – how i overcame my eating disorder

Because this is National Eating Disorder Awareness (NEDA) week and because I have many new readers who may or may not know about my past, I thought I’d share a post I wrote nearly two years ago.  Since the post ran, I’ve changed SO very much.  ….But I still have a ways to go.  My …