Last year I had SUCH a freeing moment when I came to the realization that I truly loved my body right here and now, curvy and all! It made for a FANTASTIC year of shopping for clothes that fit me now (as apposed to wistfully eyeing everything that was a size lower or buying things … Continue reading Food and Fitness Journal – Free Printables
Part of the danger that comes from being too busy as a mom is that you go into pure survival mode... And when things just continue to pile on top of themselves, never letting up, it doesn't matter how badly you are drowning or gasping for air. There is no time to prioritize, because you … Continue reading One Step Forward!
Last year, between work, mom life, homeschooling, and COVID, I didn't make a whole lot of time for getting out with friends; and I felt it. I'm a quality time person (whether it be getting together with someone in person or even having meaningful conversation via messenger). It's just how I'm wired, and I need … Continue reading Mommy time!
I knew going into this challenge that I'd be tested, but I hadn't realized that it would start before my official start date of January 1st. Oh, wait, who am I kidding... We all knew that would happen! I'm pretty sure that my ability to make plans and overbook continues even when I'm sleeping. Zzzzzzz.... … Continue reading I passed my first test!
Hi, I'm Nicole, a recovering perfectionist and doer of ALL the things! As I type out this first post - preparing to kick off my year to rediscover the simple joys of mom life - the white lights on the Christmas tree are twinkling. Four-year-old Kaitlyn is snuggled up next to me on the couch, … Continue reading The Mommy Strike!