Monthly Archives: April 2014

My Gro-Ables Seeds Have Sprouted!  #Review

My Gro-Ables Seeds Have Sprouted! #Review

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gro-ables for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Here’s a picture of my Gro-ables basil after 10 days. Yay! Little bitty buds of deliciousness have poked their glossy green heads through the soil. I can’t wait to see them get a bit bigger (and for…More of this…

Wordless Wednesday – Sailboats

Wordless Wednesday – Sailboats

There’s something about sailboats that brings to mind the caress of wind through your hair, the warmth of the morning sun on your upturned face, and the wide open embrace of opportunity.     I’m not quite sure if sailboats bring a feeling of being able to run away from it all, to race toward…More of this…

Shake Up Your Mornings AND Enter a $25 Giveaway! #review

Shake Up Your Mornings AND Enter a $25 Giveaway! #review

**This post was created in partnership with Quaker. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Weekday mornings are a true test of my sanity and organizational skills – that’s assuming I pass the motivational test of whether or not to stop hitting snooze and extract myself from the warm coziness of my covers.  Not gonna…More of this…

First 5K Done! Want To Know If I Beat My Time?

First 5K Done! Want To Know If I Beat My Time?

Last Sunday I completed my first 5K of the year.   I’ve been training – sort of – with the couch to 5K running program.  But I hadn’t made it to the end yet, so knew I’d be walking a good portion of the race.  My goal was to finish under 45 minutes, the time…More of this…

Wordless Wednesday – Selfie Style

Wordless Wednesday – Selfie Style

Just a regular Saturday taking selfies at Tev’s basketball game.  This is the Facebook version – you know, all rainbows and unicorns.  And this is the true to life version – what we’re more likely to look like if you see us in real life – the behind the social media scenes version.   Happy…More of this…

Intentional Living 2014 – April “Goals” Check In

Intentional Living 2014 – April “Goals” Check In

The first quarter of 2014 has already flown by.  Can you believe it?   Theoretically we should be 1/4 of the way through our goals for the year.  The YEAR!  I know for sure I’m not there on some of them (weight loss), and yet on others I think I’m on track.   So let’s…More of this…

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Working mom of three amazing kids, living in Denver, Colorado. Doing my best to balance the responsibilities of my full time corporate job with raising my family, finding time to have fun, and working on becoming a better me. You'll find career tips, parenting wins and fails, funny stories, recipes, weight loss lows and highs, and the occasional random photo of one of our pets if you care to follow along with our journey.

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