Ode to 2020

2020 was many things. For a lot of people it was a terrible unthinkable year full of uncertainties. I can’t say that 2020 was perfect. We were fortunate. We were lucky. I worked from home 47 days. Gifted days with my family I never would’ve had. 2020 was a year with a theme song, “IntoContinue reading “Ode to 2020”

Whole30 Challenge Day 25

The countdown is on and now the looming question begins of what to eat in the days after Whole30? What habits changed and what new habits do I keep? As much as you want to stop Whole30 you’ve also worked hard to get to where you’re at so changing your new Whole30 lifestyle seems almostContinue reading “Whole30 Challenge Day 25”

Whole30 Challenge Day 18

Going out to eat is a struggle on Whole30, but it got a little easier today. I brought a little ghee, some sugar free ketchup, and my own unsweetened almond milk. Yes, I was that person today, but it was well worth it. I was able to order what I really wanted for breakfast andContinue reading “Whole30 Challenge Day 18”

Whole30 Challenge Day 17

Where do you go out for date night that’s Whole30 approved? No drinking, no fried food, no pizza, no desserts and no pasta? The struggle is real! While finding a place to eat out is already hard enough. Finding a place open late on a Saturday in a COVID world was another struggle. We foundContinue reading “Whole30 Challenge Day 17”

Whole30 Challenge Day 8

It’s pretty easy to get in a food rut. I’m finding I’m eating a lot of the same food often. This makes it easier for prepping meals on the go, but it can get old. It may be time to shake things up a little bit. Breakfast: applesauce, peaches, coffee+unsweetened almond milk Snack: mini LaraContinue reading “Whole30 Challenge Day 8”

Whole30 Challenge Day 6

I slept for a solid 8 hrs! That never happens (mostly because my kids don’t either). I didn’t wake up several times, I didn’t need to scroll on my phone for hours, or have sleep anxiety. That’s with drinking about 10 oz of coffee in the morning and two shots of espresso in the earlyContinue reading “Whole30 Challenge Day 6”

14 things I learned during my 14 day Quarantine

Amazon stands for AMAZING. I have no doubts about Amazon’s wealth. Let’s face it Amazon deserves it. There were so many things I got a great deal on that came in a matter of a few days. Plus customer service is unmatched. It made a huge difference. Stay Busy This includes the kiddos. Keep theContinue reading “14 things I learned during my 14 day Quarantine”

Dear Target, We Miss You

Dear Target, Our family misses you. If you’ve been social distancing for a few months now you may also be experiencing a strange feeling of loss. I know, I know only a third world problem right? Not only do we miss seeing people, play areas, parks, zoos, going out the dinner, the movie theaters, butContinue reading “Dear Target, We Miss You”