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I'm Back-ish
Saturday, December 05, 2020      3 comments

It's been a really long time since I've been here. It's been a rough year. Hendrix is now almost 5 months old and I swear, I don't remember any of my other babies being as needy as she is. But, somehow, she's learned to roll both ways and ... Read more
Bump Update Week 32
Monday, May 25, 2020      7 comments

I hit 32 weeks over the weekend. I wish I could say we're still going strong, but that would be a lie. I haven't been around much in the... Read more
Happy Birthday, Angel Baby
Friday, April 24, 2020      8 comments

Today, my first angel baby, Sloane, turns two. I can't believe it's been two years already, that I held this perfect newborn baby in my arms a... Read more
The Struggle
Saturday, April 18, 2020      5 comments

This week has been a tough one. It's been a struggle. I've slipped, even when I was trying so hard. Over the last couple days, I've logged into SP just enough to keep my log-in and tracking streaks. But I've been distracted from the feeds ... Read more
100 Days
Thursday, April 09, 2020      5 comments

Today, there are only 100 days left until my due date. Tomorrow, I begin the double digits. In just about three months, Baby H will be here. It's been stressful. The more time that passes and the more the world falls apart, the more anxiou... Read more
Spark 5% Spring Challenge Day 1
Saturday, April 04, 2020      1 comments

So, I decided to join the 5% Spring Challenge. In all the time I've bounced around here on Spark, this is the first time I've heard of the challenge, so I jumped right in. For those of you who don't know, it's an 8-week challenge to lose 5... Read more
April Goals & Reflections
Wednesday, April 01, 2020      3 comments

April 1st. The days are longer, but not a whole lot warmer here in Northern Nevada. It's been cloudy here almost every day for the last week and a h... Read more
Bump Update Week 24
Saturday, March 28, 2020      3 comments

24 weeks today with Baby H! We've reached yet another milestone that went overlooked in my first five pregnancies. Today, we've reached the week of ... Read more
Let's Virtual 5K
Thursday, March 12, 2020      1 comments

This morning I posted about getting an email for To Write Love on Her Arms's Annual Run For It 5K. https://twloha.com/runfo
rit5k/ The post has since disappeared. Whether I deleted it on accident or it violated some sor... Read more
Bump Update Week 21
Saturday, March 07, 2020      4 comments

21 weeks today. This is the first time this pregnancy I've posted a bump pic. I'm kind nervous, since I've never actually announced this pregnancy o... Read more
My Goals for March 2020
Sunday, March 01, 2020      0 comments

It snowed last night. We've been lucky to get away with a mild winter, even though it was supposed to be a horrible one. I don't mind the snow, today. It's pretty from this side of my kitchen window and it will mostly be melted by the night. And... Read more
Bump Update Week 20
Saturday, February 29, 2020      0 comments

We have reached the halfway point finally. This pregnancy has both dragged on and rushed by. As many of you know, we found out on Monday that we are expecting baby girl #4. The whole family is excited, though a few of them wanted a boy. We... Read more
My 2nd Trimester #FitPregnancy Fitness Routine
Tuesday, February 25, 2020      0 comments

I want to start out by saying, I am not a personal trainer. I am not a fitness expert. None of that I post is meant to be taken as fact. Before starting ANY exercise routine, you should speak with your doctor as everybody and situation is unique... Read more
A First Blog Post, A New Baby, Another Chance to Thrive
Sunday, February 23, 2020      0 comments

I wrote almost a whole blog post on the things I've learned in my nearly 12 years, off and on, with SparkPeople. Then, I deleted it. I talked about diets, food, calories, workouts, community and motivation. Someday, I may get it all back. ... Read more