In the past six weeks, I've built up quite a neglect pile. There are a lot of things and people that I have been really bad about getting around to keeping up with. Today I apologize to all of you. There's a list. All the blogs I've missed out on I'm so sorry I have… Continue reading An Apology To My Neglect Pile
It's been a while since I wrote an update on my diet and exercise journey. This blog also publishes each post I make to my Monster Mama Facebook page and Twitter account. The last time I posted an accountability update, someone sent a private message to the Facebook account saying: "I don't want to embarrass… Continue reading Update: The Exercise Journey
Monday was a bit of a rough day in the Monster household. I took Monster Da-da to therapy with Baby Monster and me. Both my therapist and I thought it was a good idea for him to gain a better understanding of my most recent issues - the fear of transferring my anxiety to my… Continue reading Kit-Kat Bar, Anyone?
This past week was rough. I didn't get to my fourth post like I'd planned, and I didn't quite follow my diet. Okay, I barely followed my diet. Like I said, last week was rough. I made a lot of changes quickly to my home and my routine, and the ever-looming return of my husband… Continue reading I’m Only Human
Recently, I've been given a limited taste of what it's like to be a "single" parent. I am by no means a single parent - I have a wonderful and loving husband who adores both my son and me very much. However, he was gone for two and a half months, and I was on… Continue reading An Ode to a Solid Parenting Partner
This weekend, I had my first ever experiment withdrawing from social media. It has been two days since I checked a Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram account - and it feels kind of great! I think all my weekends will be social media free, or at least "social media lite". I was super thrilled to discover… Continue reading Top 10 Weekend Highlights
At the beginning of May a friend of mine created a private Facebook group where we could get together and hold each other accountable, and motivate each other, to change our diet and exercise habits. It's now June, and I wanted to share my progress. According to the numbers on the scale, I have lost… Continue reading End of the Month Accountability Update