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8 things that Helped Me Lose 15 Pounds – Fitness Friday #8

My weigh in on Monday was for 148, however when I weighed myself on Wednesday I was down to 147, which is 15 pounds down! 15 pounds down and 12 more to go! I wanted to put together a list of things that have helped me lose 15 pounds, including food to always have on […]

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Collection of Now, March Reflections

I’m not quite sure what happened last month. I feel like it snuck right by me. I didn’t blog as much, I didn’t take as many pictures, and I barely journaled. I’m guess it was caused by home life stuff which is luckily turning around. Sort of. Anyhoo, this is how my March went. Reading […]

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FOMO-tivation, and Gaining Perspective on Spaceship Earth

Do you ever scroll though someone else’s blog or social media, and think ‘man, that’s an awesome ______ I wish I had that’ or ‘I wish I could do that’ or ‘they seem to have it all figured out’? We all do, right? I know I do. FOMO Some call this feeling FOMO (fear of […]

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Fitness Friday # 7 – Intermittent Fasting

Soooooo I took a little break. OK I took a long break! But I’m back here again! And you know why? Because I said I would be, and I’m committed to this goal! In my last Fitness Friday, I said that I wouldn’t be upset with small weight losses, because weight losses are better than […]

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D is for Divorce and F is for Forgiveness

Things have been rough at home. I mentioned it a bit here. And I also said I wouldn’t write about it. But I decided that I would. Because this blog is about life. And this is my life right now. D is for Divorce About six weeks ago, I told Eric that I want a […]

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Being Brutally Honest About Not Being Perfect

So, I don’t think I’m alone when I say, I want to be perfect. I want the perfect life, the perfect body, the perfect job, the perfect family. But what does that mean? Who created this vision of perfection? Watch out y’all it’s about to get existential up in here. The Perfect Body Let’s not […]

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Vacationing in the Bell Jar, and Taking a Break to Calibrate

When I was in high school, I read the Bell Jar. Because I was a teenage girl, who didn’t understand why my body and mind were in such conflict. Also it was a bit of a right of passage for my young literary mind. I think about the Bell Jar whenever I am in a […]

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A Message From David Sutcliffe, Watching LP, and Getting Some Much Needed Rest

This weekend was one of those weekends that I always hope to have. We spend a lot of weekends cleaning. Lots of weekends! And it breaks my heart. I hate working all week, and then spending all my free time on the weekends working some more. This weekend I did some amazing things, and honestly […]

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Fitness Friday #6 – So Very Sick :(

Helllllllooooo flu season. Listen, let’s get a petition going to have the new year start in the Summer, so that all of our weight loss resolutions are actually possible! Holy moly! Trying to stay on track while sick, is next to impossible. Remember last week when I said I was losing my drive? Compound that […]

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KonMari, Hygge, and the Commodification of Wellness

The Commodification of Wellness In the early aughts, there was a sharp focus shift to wellness. Things like Dr. Weil, Dr. Oz, and the Master Cleanse, became synonymous with getting healthy. Then we saw celebrity online magazines like Goop, and all natural products from celebrities like Jessica Alba started surfacing and promising no harsh chemicals, […]

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