Fitness Friday: Week Three

Three weeks in! Here's the breakdown for the week: Successes I'm still steering clear of caffeine for the most part. Over the last week, I had one can of diet soda and one 20 oz. bottle of diet soda (consumed over two days!) This is a giant improvement over the 3+ bottles I used to have every day. I drank a full gallon of the H2Orange every day this week. And learned that I don't love the … [Read more...]

Fitness Friday: Week One

I made it through my first week, y'all! I started the weight-loss program through my hospital and it's challenging a lot of my thinking. This week has been pretty big for me though!  Successes Within two days of starting the program, I noticed that the constant swelling of my feet and legs that hasn't gone away since I was pregnant with Tobin went away! My hands are also significantly … [Read more...]

Book Review ~ Hungry Monkey: A Food Loving Father’s Quest to Raise an Adventurous Eater

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When I was pregnant with Tobin I heard about a book called Hungry Monkey: A Food Loving Father's Quest to Raise an Adventurous Eater. The review said it was funny, it talked about food for the baby and us, and that it was short. So I bought it. Fast forward to a couple of weeks after T's first birthday and I finally got to read it! And it cracked me up. The author, Matthew Amster-Burton, is a … [Read more...]