Tag: mom of 5

Making Progress Part 2

If you read my first blog post titled “Making Progress”, you will know that today I finished the T25 workout of 60 days! This is the first time I’ve completed a whole program! I am so proud of myself today. It was not easy! Every day I focused on that day only! After every workout,…

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Excited and Nervous!

As I fed my baby the last bottle Tuesday night, he looked up at me, smiled and reached up with one hand to touch my face. In that moment it felt like a sweet, perfect ending to my day. That moment ended quickly, as I sat him up to burp him. As you can see…

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The Struggle Is Real

If I said I was nailing this life thing, I would be lying. Being home in a pandemic brought up some real things for us as a family. A few things we are learning is that maybe more than one of our children have ADHD. I have been recently diagnosed, our oldest daughter has been…

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Making Progress

On December 28, 2020 I started exercising with the T25 workout videos. I had borrowed some DVD’s with this program some years ago, but did not complete the entire plan. This time I decided to try it again. This is not sponsored and I am not a coach with the Beach Body program. However, I…

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Routine Mom

“As long as the earth remains, there will be planting and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night.” Genesis 8:22 NLT As I read my devotional this morning, it got me thinking about how exhausting it’s been lately. Always the same routine as a mom. Sometimes I feel like not showing up,…

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Another Holiday

Did you know that every year, the day after Thanksgiving is Native American Heritage Day? I did not know this. This sparked some pretty cool conversations between me and my children. Upon looking into it further, I found that the Native American Heritage Day Act of 2009 was passed by Congress and signed by President…

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Tough Days

Yesterday was one of the toughest days I have had. In tough times sometimes it seems as though there is no end in sight. For the past few weeks, things have been crazy to say the least. Would you believe it if I told you that I finally started to exercise and get into a…

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My Relactation Journey Begins

The first three months of my son’s life has been a blessing. The firsts we’re experiencing with him has been fun. I was unable to breastfeed my 4 older children, so I was hoping this would be a first for us.  Like many moms, I’ve had so many struggles with breastfeeding or pumping. My son wouldn’t latch. I read many articles…

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Are You Following Me?

Hey there friends! These past few days have been busy, but good! I have some things I will be sharing with you in the next couple of days. I just found out that I DO have adult ADHD. I shared in a previous post that I may have it, but it’s a definite! So, I…

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Happy Halloween 2020

Happy Halloween friends! This day represents a couple of things for me. For one, it’s my parent’s wedding anniversary. This year is 39 years! That’s pretty awesome! Happy Anniversary mom and dad (since I know you’ll read this, mom)! Second, we usually celebrate a (wayyy) less scary version of Halloween each year. This year we…

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