This post has taken over a week to write. It is one that has been really hard, and has felt pretty personal. Most people quit their jobs because they hate them, or they're moving, or they are tired the same old, same old. Recently I announced that I am pregnant with our second child. And… Continue reading Anxiety: Why I Decided to Quit my Job
So recently I shared a picture of home made waffles on Instagram! In our family, we don't do just any old waffles, we make home made waffles that are literally heaven in your mouth! Jon and I have made it some what of a tradition that when we watch General Conference, we make home made waffles.… Continue reading Waffles, Waffles, Waffles…
Dang! It has been a log time since I have gotten on the blog! Life has been very busy. I got into school, we have both been working, and Jackson is now more mobile than ever, making it nearly impossible to simply sit for more than a few minutes. I wanted to post a quick… Continue reading Diet Update
Everyone has heard of the popular weight-loss systems: Herbalife, Plexus, Nutrisystem, Weight Watchers, the list goes on and on and on. Each of these claim that if you use their products you will lose weight and gain your ideal body. Many of them even have celebrity endorsers, business plans, and more. They all also cost… Continue reading Let’s Talk about Fad Diets
Eight a.m. rolls around, and I can hear Jackson starting to wake up. He will lay in his bed and babble and play for about half an hour, before he starts crying. It is when the babbling starts that I mentally prepare myself for the day. I ask myself, "Am I going to have time to put on make up today? Is there a point in putting on make up? What about nice clothes?"
When I walked into my gym on January 2nd, I was not surprised to see that it was full of people. A few of the usual's were there, the lady in green on the treadmill, The guy sitting on the bike watching the sports channel. While the usual's were there, the gym was also filled… Continue reading A Year for Resolutsions
Ever since becoming a mother, I have quite literally felt like a laundry doer, a milk machine, dish washer, cook, etc. I haven't felt like me. Don't get me wrong, I absolutely love being a mother, having Jackson in my life makes me feel complete! But there are times when I just absolutely want to… Continue reading Humility and Pride