Balance of Life

So, I’m half deep into my Earl Grey, and I keep trying to remind myself to take the bad with the good. It might be that I go from Sunday night to Tuesday night without seeing/talking to my husband other than those quick exchanges. How was your day? Or the fact that every post from…

Monday Milestone: Potty Training

It’s officially potty training time! I admit I’ve been prepared for months with a training potty, books that flush, even a cushion for the big toliet…But I avoided the training part for as long as I could. At first McKinley was excited for these new objects to explore as a game. And she understood the…

Date Night Idea

My hubby and I tried something new for date night. {Don’t lose sight of adventure or get stuck in mundane routines.} Months ago (and I’m just now getting around to posting about it) we traveled to  The Cincinnati Dinner Train! It was an awesome experience. We enjoyed a four course meal while traveling on a…

Monday Monologue: Shed and Shred

Dark, cloudy, mysterious sky. Colorful trees. Cool breeze.  Yup, fall is finally here. And that means that Moccamus is here too! We took our annual trip to Lynd’s Fruit Farm!   Fall days cleanse me. I don’t know why? Probably because fall days match my personality the most.  I know that sounds strange. But, you…

Elimination.

Day 3: Elimination.  No nuts/seeds. No rice or grains.  No more stevia. No milk substitutes. I woke up this morning feeling energized.  More clear. I even noticed that my pants were fitting looser around my tummy. I went to the grocery store to pick up more fruits and vegetables. I let McKinley ride in the…