How to stay active with young children

How to stay active with young children

It seems odd to write a post on how to stay active with young children because me, having two kids I feel that I am CONSTANLY on the go. ...And honestly I often use this as an excuse NOT to work out. Want to go to the gym- Oh, I can’t I have the kids. [...]

So You Joined A Gym

So You Joined A Gym

So you made the decision to take charge and lose the baby weight (is it still considered baby weight if your youngest is four? ... moving on) You pinned on Pinterest, followed 10+ fitness models on Insta and finally came to the decision to join a gym. You have your sitter in place, you are [...]

Big Little Lies: Book Review

Big Little Lies: Book Review

Title: Big Little Lies Author: Liane Moriarty Pages: 458 Happyasamother Rating: 10/10 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Drama, Parenting Fiction Wow. WOW. First of all the writing is AMAZING. The story as a whole is filled with twists and turns that will keep you guessing throughout the entire book. The author really has an ability to [...]

Getting kids to bed in 16 easy steps: Our Night-Time Routine

Getting kids to bed in 16 easy steps: Our Night-Time Routine

In honor of daylight savings time I wanted to share with every one a little tidbit of what bedtime looks like in our house right now. Enjoy! Step One 7:15PM- Give them the impending bedtime warning and let them know that any bedtime snacks/ drinks are to be gotten now. Step Two 7:20PM- Argue for [...]

Comparison- The thief of parenthood joy

Comparison- The thief of parenthood joy

Why do we constantly compare our lives to others? For my first real, official blog post (eek!! How exciting that is!) I wanted to write about something that I have struggled with most of my adult life, especially as a single mom- the act of comparing ourselves to others. Compare, compare, compare- to some extent [...]