Procrastinator’s Guide Mother’s Day Gifts

For my first mother’s day, I’m not going to pretend like I deserve some huge present but I would like to have the day to do what I want and spend it with the people I care most about. It’s not about gifts but let’s be honest, gifts are a nice way to show appreciation, […]

Video: How I feel about running 13.1 miles 16 weeks postpartum this weekend

So you wanna run a destination half marathon 16 weeks after giving birth? Sounds like a great idea to get back in shape but be prepared for a few obstacles. Flying with an almost 4 month old has been keeping me up at night. I’m about to embark on my first work trip since having […]

Berry Nutty Smoothie Recipe and How To Get Free Groceries This Month

Want free groceries this month? You just might get lucky if you have one of these items in your cart! In honor of Earth Month, grocery stores nationwide are showing customers how their everyday earth friendly choices make big impacts on their diet and the health of the planet. “Every Cart Counts” is a program […]

Weekend Family Fun + Dick’s Sporting Goods $50 Giveaway

This weekend, we took our first road trip with Tommy up to Portland, Maine to celebrate his grandma’s birthday. I snap chatted my long run on Saturday morning and we spent the afternoon in town shopping and eating dinner at Zapoteca. In between the shopping and dinner, I stopped at a hotel to nurse Tommy […]

The One Resolution Not To Make

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If you’ve been reading my blog for years, you know I hate New Year’s resolutions. I never follow through and neither do most people. Instead of saying you’re going to stop doing something, say you are going to start! For example, don’t say, “I’m going to lose weight”. Say, I’m going to workout at least […]

Five Takeaways from 2015

If my son wasn’t due to be born in early 2016, I don’t know how it could possibly top 2015. This year has been so amazing for so many reasons. Here are my top 5 take aways from an amazing year with a few highlights at the end. The 2015 Boston Marathon: Don’t start a […]

Pregnancy Update: Week 38

This may be my final pregnancy update. We have just 14 days until my due date. At 38 weeks pregnant, baby is cooked and just putting on fat now at this point. I hope to go the full 40 weeks as I’d like my man to have a birthday as far away from the holidays […]

The Top 5 Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas eve is tomorrow and I haven’t finished shopping yet. I blame my procrastination on the move and the growing human inside my uterus. However if I said this didn’t happen every year, I would be lying. I am a pro at last minute gifts ideas and here are my go to solutions: Great for […]

We Moved… Again!

We weren’t planning to move but something unexpected happened. Back in September, I saw a listing that I thought Nick would find intriguing working in real estate. We went to the open house and he fell in love. Pushing my third trimester, I was overwhelmed at the thought of moving before the baby was born […]

Vlog: Third Trimester Update

For those of you that keep up with my blog, most of this info won’t be too new but I wanted to share my newest vlog here on my blog anyway. Am I leaning towards a natural birth or epidural? Watch and find out Don’t forget to enter my due date giveaway here. Guess the […]