Category: Lifestyle

Hope for the Anxious Mama

From the moment my baby was placed in my arms, I was head over heels in love with him. So in love that I (like many parents, I’m sure) wanted to do everything exactly right. Car seat secured, straps in the right position and tight enough, sleeping in a bassinet in our room — with

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Travel Diaries: Bahamas Cruise

My in-laws generously gifted us a trip to the Bahamas for Christmas. It was a 3 day cruise on Royal Caribbean out of Port Canaveral with stops in Nassau and Coco Cay. We talked a lot about the boat in advance of the trip to build excitement and answered A LOT of questions — especially

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Christmas in Chapel Hill

We have done so many activities this season and it has been so much fun. Living in the triangle, there are a hundred things you could do that are Christmas/holiday themed so we had to pick and choose. I think we picked some good ones though! First up, we did cookies and the train at

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Life lately

It’s July and we are already in the second half of 2019. Is time flying or what? Since summer kicked off, we’ve been doing lots of “hikes” around home and the lake. L can do about a mile which is pretty impressive. He’s very observant and curious. We’ve spent a fair amount of time at

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Going FASTer

I’m on my second official round of the FASTer Way to Fat Loss program. The “FAST” part comes in because of the intermittent fasting you do in the program. In between my first and second rounds, I continued with fasting, carb cycling and tracking my macros but I adjusted my days so they aligned with

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