Monthly Archives: August 2015

Why Does Bad Food Taste So Good?

One of the great mysteries of the universe: why do foods that are bad for you taste oh so good? As a mom-of-three with a serious sweet tooth and salty tooth, I ponder this question often.  I consider myself an … Continue reading

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Swimming, Kickboxing, and Interval Training – Staying Fit and Sane

Before I even get started here, let me preface this discussion by saying that my main reason and motivation for working out is that I notice an improvement in my mood when I do it.  I obviously notice the improvement … Continue reading

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The “Me” Before You: Who I Was Before I Was “Mom”

Dear Small Children, Please sit down and look at my face. This may come as a surprise, but I was not always your Mom.  Children, please sit down criss-cross-applesauce and listen quietly. It’s true, before you were born, I was … Continue reading

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What About “Me”?

My 2-year-old middle daughter, who I fondly call “Curly” for her dirty blonde ringlets, has developed some catch phrases that she flings at me like weapons in all of her terrible twos glory.  Some of these are things like, “Get … Continue reading

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Mommy Guilt

In my late 20s, I was a newly divorced single mom of a little baby girl.  I worked full time for a financial planning firm and I lived life like I was on a treadmill.  Rise at 6AM, Wake baby, … Continue reading

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“The Beach” outing

It’s been a while since I wrote about my Mommy journey – primarily because my husband and I decided to have a 3rd child.   Needless to say, I’ve been off my game for about 10 months now and I’m only … Continue reading

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