Real Life & Power Outages

3:45 AM: husband's alarm goes off. Also at 3:45 AM: the power goes out. Naturally, I wake up like the house is on fire because who can sleep without some sort of noise? 3:46 AM: with one eye shut, I'm dialing the 800-number to Alabama Power. Good morning, and thank you for calling Alabama Power….

One Month Weight Loss Update

Today marks one month since I changed my eating habits and started working out. 31 days of determination, dedication and willpower helped me to lose FIFTEEN POUNDS. 

Week 3 Weigh-in

At the end of 3 weeks, I’m 10 pounds down! I’m telling y’all, Weight. Watchers. Works. Exercising works. Drinking water works. And discipline and hard work pay off.  It’s so super easy and I no longer get hunger pains. Thr eating is easier and the workouts are harder! If you need help getting started or…

Week 3: Weight Loss Journey

Well y’all, I’m in week 3 of my weight loss journey, and while I don’t want to give a “pounds lost” update just yet, I wanted to update on a few other things instead. Anybody who has ever dieted will tell you: the first week is the hardest. Honestly, it wasn’t that tough because I’ve…

I Really Suck at Blogging

I have come to the conclusion that I need to hire someone to remind me every day (or even every week) to stop for a few minutes and write something! I mean, I seriously suck at this! Anyway… not a lot has been happening lately. My mind has been preoccupied by my lifestyle change. Isn’t…

Throwback Thursday Ten-year Timeline

Hey y’all! The weekend is so close I can taste it! Tomorrow is our Memorial Day cookout at work and is usually followed by us leaving early. And then it’s HELLO 3 DAY WEEKEND!! I plan on taking my little guy to our local splash pad for some sunshine fun sometime over the course of…

Morning Bliss

Because Jase loves his sleep as much as I do, getting him up in the mornings is as close to impossible as fitting a square peg in a round hole. He whines. Sometimes he cries. Even with Dora blasting in the background, he tells me “I stay in bed aalll day Mama.” He tells me…

This Weekend…

… didn’t go as expected. Not that that really is a bad thing, though. I had intended on laying out and getting the pool opened, but Mother Nature had other plans.It was overcast most of the weekend so laying out didn’t happen.