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Happy Marriage tips from a 9 year veteran.

Today Ryan and I celebrate our 9 year wedding anniversary (11 years all together) and I couldn't be more excited (we have a baby sitter!!!:D:D) Just like any relationship we have hit some rough patches HOWEVER he is absolutely my best friend, my #1 favorite person and my biggest inspiration. With in an hour of meeting him… Continue reading Happy Marriage tips from a 9 year veteran.

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To the Brave Ones

Each and everyone of you inspires me, encourages me, and empowers me. Thank you for standing tall, looking fear in the eye and accepting a challenge.

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Fit-ish moms Unite!

I am determined to remain active and mobile despite the fact that it was 94* out side today. No amount of sweltering heat or seemingly endless distances will derail me?...!

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Support the Staff: Buy School Supplies

A teachers job never ends, they teach at school, grade and prepare at home and all the while have to mediate mood's, emotions, boo boo's and miles stones

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Let’s redefine whats cool.

Because smiling makes us feel better. I always feel like the best version of my self when I am smiling.

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The choices we make.

Every single day we are faced with choices. Big and small easy and hard. Recently I have been looking at a bunch of what feels to me to be very difficult ones. Choices that put me WAAAYYYY out of my comfort zone, choices that are in a lot of ways no win. At the end… Continue reading The choices we make.

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Officially 30

and then there is always that one possibility... "Maybe I don't know enough about the situation to have an opinion."

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being alone.

Ive got to say I love being alone. I know I need to socialize and network and meet people and not just for me but because it makes life more interesting for my kids AND I am trying but times like this right now where the kids are asleep, ryan is at work and I am… Continue reading being alone.

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Problems with food

I was on pintrest this afternoon, and i saw a "thinsperation" pin on my feed that just looked too thin, so I clicked on it to see what was up. It turned out to be a pro-anna link and it made me so sad... In my early 20's I developed terrible eating habits that slowly… Continue reading Problems with food


Perfection: The greatest Falicy

  I can at times be accused of being a perfectionist... my argument to such statements is "I am not a perfectionist I just NEED this to be a certain way." but it's true, sometimes I get SO caught up with getting things a certain way (more often than not about the things I make)… Continue reading Perfection: The greatest Falicy