Five Good Things #4

Self-Care, Parenthood, Dad

Good Morning! This week felt a bit like a grind, but we’ve made it to Friday. There’s not too much to report around here and it was another uneventful week. I’m glad that I started this series, since it forced me a little deep to think of my things to share today. It was nice […]

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The Importance of Self-Care for Men

Self-Care, Parenthood, Dad

Good Morning! Today I’m proud to have a guest on my blog, my husband Rich! He’s been inspiring me the last few weeks and I’ve seen him go from completely burnt out to the most energetic and positive minded than I’ve seen him in years. I’ve asked him to come on here and share his […]

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Why We’re Doing Whole 30 & Halfway There Recap

Good Morning! I am proud to say that today starts day seventeen of Whole30 for us. It’s been an eye-opening experience and we’re feeling seriously awesome. I plan on doing an entire post on our results and thoughts on the experience, but for today I thought it would be good to do a midway check-in […]

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Five Good Things #3

Good Morning! Welcome to the third installment of my new series for 2017, where I share five good things from the week to end it on a good note. This week was uneventful in a good way. I’m looking forward to working from my couch today and having friends over tonight for a low key […]

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Working Motherhood: One Year Later

One year ago today, I walked into back into my office to make my return from maternity leave. Thankfully, it was the first day my company moved into their new headquarters so everyone was a bit discombobulated. It made it slightly easier to deal with the awkward, crazy way I was feeling inside. Everything was the […]

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How We Manage Our Shared Calendar & To Do Lists

Lately I’ve been getting a lot of requests to share how we manage our schedule as two full-time working parents. After over four years of marriage and one year of parenthood, we’ve found a way to manage our family calendar in an easy, collaborative and stress-free way. One day, Rich and I decided we were […]

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Five Good Things #2

Good Morning! Welcome to my new series for 2017, Five Good Things! This series is a Friday check-in that will combine my recent “Things I’m Enjoying Lately” posts and my old “Take Time Tuesday Posts” plus allow me to check in with a “life” post every week. In short, this post is where I would […]

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How We Transitioned From Bottles & Easy Toddler Food Ideas

Good Morning! For my first Mom Talk post of the year, I am sharing how we transitioned away from bottles to milk and some of the convenience foods that help us get through busy days. So first things first, let’s talk about moving away from bottles. This was something that intimidated me at first and […]

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Why I Stopped Writing To Do Lists

Good Morning! I’m excited to continue my Work Life and Mom Life series in 2017 and look forward to continuing to share my story as a working Mom. If there are any topics you’re interested in hearing more about, please send the ideas my way! I spent a lot of time in 2016 building out routines […]

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Five Good Things

Good Morning! Phew, what a week! My work days were non-stop and we were running on very little sleep due to my teething toddler. Honestly, every day felt hard but I managed to find time for myself and time for Rich so overall the week ended up being a good one. I am starting something new […]

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