Another week in the books! As I continue to work back towards my pre pregnancy fitness goals, I am reminded that it takes 9 months to put the weight on and it will take some time to come off. I, also, came to the realization that I started some really poor food habits while pregnantContinue reading “Weekly Fitness Check In- 2”
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By now, you may be wondering if I have an obsession with zoos. The answer to that question is, YES! I love going to the zoo because I am able to see animals that I otherwise would probably never see in real life. As much as I would love to travel the world and seeContinue reading “Cleveland Zoo”
Family Advent Activities
The holiday season is upon us and I’m sure you’re busy prepping to make it special for your loved ones. This year our family will be utilizing a beautiful Advent calendar that was gifted to us two years ago from my husband’s parents. So, I took to Pinterest and utilized my early childhood background andContinue reading “Family Advent Activities”
It is official! I have been released, well almost two weeks ago, to return back to my fitness journey. I am 10 lbs. from my pre-pregnancy weight (which was around 35lbs weight gain). However, I would like to lose 15lbs because I had added a few extra pounds prior to getting pregnant that I wasContinue reading “Postpartum Release”
A few weeks back, as the weather started to decline, I decided to venture out of the Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium. I had a free pass for 2 adults and 2 children and it expired at the end of the year, so I had to make good use of the tickets. I twisted my mom’sContinue reading “Pittsburgh Zoo”
Baby is HERE!
Well, I’ve been out of the blogging world for a little over a month, but I feel like I have a decent reason. I do not make any money to write this blog, so I am able to take time off to really adjust to becoming a family of four. The newest addition joined ourContinue reading “Baby is HERE!”
Cooking with a toddler
If you’ve ever attempted cooking/baking with a toddler in the kitchen, you know how fun this experience can be! As previously mentioned in the chores post, my toddler loves to help in the kitchen. This past weekend, we explored an even more exciting task, cooking! I’ve let her explore mixing ingredients like flour and waterContinue reading “Cooking with a toddler”
Read to your child!
There have been numerous studies that say if you read to your child, they will do better in school. However, I have found plenty of other benefits to read to my toddler. The added educational incentive is just icing on the cake. There are times when I struggle to understand a word she is saying. SheContinue reading “Read to your child!”
Some may call it Nesting, others a turning 30 this year need to get my life in order crisis, but I simply call it reality. It dawned on me a few months back that if my toddler operates best on schedules and routines, then by george, I need to as well. Those schedules and routinesContinue reading “Home Organization”
Yes, my toddler does chores!
First off, my disclaimer. She does not do things that would be inappropriate and there is no chore chart for her to follow and earn stickers or rewards. She simply showed a lot of interest in helping out around the house, so we are teaching her ways she can feel important. At the ripe ageContinue reading “Yes, my toddler does chores!”