If someone asks my occupation there are numerous answers I can give: mom, wife, technical assistant, chauffeur, teacher, chef, doctor, and so on. (You get the idea.) But most important of all (even more important than a mom, I know, crazy) is that I am ME. I may be and do all those things, but if I don't take care of ME, the actual person I am, none of those other jobs/careers/occupations will ever turn out the way they are supposed to. And I'm…Continue
Pancakes are a staple in our house, but because of my children's severe food allergies, they aren't something I can quickly whip up upon request. But, since I'm the kind of person who jumps at any reason for a party, you can bet your short stack that we will be celebrating National Pancake Day on February 28th! …
Added by Chrissy Fleming on February 21, 2012 at 10:58am — No Comments
So did you stick with your great intentions? Getting to the gym 5 days a week, eating healthy, cutting out soda, drinking more water? If you did, KUDOS! If you didn't, there is still time to redeem! But start now. Start today. And the one thing I am going to share with you today is getting in the right MINDFRAME!
You have to want it, you have to have the desire. No one is going to do it for you. Whether it be losing those last 5 or wanting to drop 30, you have to do it…Continue
So it's really, really official. I became a 'Single Mommy' right before Thanksgiving. It really hurt. 8.5 years, 1 child, and now it's done. The biggest challenge that I've faced is how to co-parent without impacting my daughter's schedule or happiness. I am thankful that she's young and resillient. Her father and I never co-habitated, so it wasn't as hard to deal with someone moving out, although he did take his things. I thought that it would be harder, but I'm dealing pretty well. Trust…Continue