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Ski mom

Ski mom

This week was incredibly cold in New Hampshire.  We went from unseasonably warm November to one of the coldest Decembers I can remember.  The temperatures were generally in the single digits and that’s if you didn’t factor in the wind chill. Being the dutiful mom […]

5 Highlights of 2017

5 Highlights of 2017

I have to say that 2017 was one of my quieter years.  According to Strava, my longest run was only 7.5 miles long!  I normally run several half marathons a year.  I also didn’t travel as much as I normally do. The reason for these […]

Holiday Hustle (TOL #12)

Holiday Hustle (TOL #12)

It’s Thursday, I can’t help but share some random musings in a Thinking Out Loud Thursday post.  If you don’t know what TOL is, it’s a linkup hosted by Running with Spoons that encourages free-form writing. 1. Christmas My kids were basically the perfect age for Christmas […]

Let’s Catch Up (TOL #11)

Let’s Catch Up (TOL #11)

Now that my CQE exam is over with, I hope to get back to some more regular blog posting.  Why not get back with a Thinking Out Loud Thursday post.  If you don’t know what TOL is, it’s a linkup hosted by Running with Spoons that encourages […]

5 Reasons I’m Thankful for Fitness

5 Reasons I’m Thankful for Fitness

With American Thanksgiving over, I hope you are spending today exactly as you want.  Whether it be shopping till you drop or opting outside.  I’m drafting this post ahead of time, so I’m hoping to get outside for a hike today.  But who knows with […]

Happy (American) Thanksgiving (TOL #10)

Happy (American) Thanksgiving (TOL #10)

It’s American Thanksgiving today (Canadian Thanksgiving is rightfully in October).  I’m up at my in-laws house eating a traditional Thanksgiving Meal and studying for my Certified Quality Engineer exam.  I figured I would take a quick break to write up a Thinking Out Loud Thursday […]

When Motherhood Comes First

When Motherhood Comes First

I love TRX Class. It’s one of my favorite classes offered at our local YMCA. But because I generally can only make weekend classes, I rarely get to attend the class. Yesterday, they offered TRX as part of the Saturday Cardio rotation. I was so […]

Little peeks into our lives (TOL #8)

Little peeks into our lives (TOL #8)

My kids have started to take classes at our local YMCA again.  They are each taking a gymnastics class and a swim class.  It’s my son’s first time in a gymnastics class and he is loving it.  My husband will be his helper in class […]

Catching up on the Last Couple Months (TOL #7)

Catching up on the Last Couple Months (TOL #7)

The last few months have been a whirlwind.  I always find it hard to come back to blogging after an absence, but I mostly blog for myself now, so I apologize for anyone who would have liked to follow along.  I figured I would share […]

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

Last night I took my kids trick or treating door to door in a neighborhood across town. I didn’t take a single picture. My daughter was a witch complete with green face, not unlike what she wore to school earlier that day. My son went […]