Are you a middle-aged parent with a wedding coming up and a desire to lose weight and tone up? Look no further than "Losing Weight and Toning Up for a Wedding: A Middle-Aged Parent's Guide". In this blog post, you'll find practical tips for getting started on your fitness journey, as well as a reminder that your worth is not determined by your appearance. So grab a cup of coffee (or tea, or whatever beverage you prefer) and let's get started!
How to Get Your Child to do Chores
Struggling with getting your kids to help out around the house? Check out these tips for making chore time a little less dreadful.
Listen. Here's the thing. I know I'm supposed to be writing something super poignant. A retrospect of 2021. All the books I read. The struggles and challenges and victories I've had. But I can't get my brain to focus. I have started, stopped, erased, amd started this blog four times now. All because I couldn't... Continue Reading →
Jenny Lawson Gets It
https://thebloggess.com/2021/11/04/maybe-you-should-just-smile-more/ Jenny is one of my unofficial mentors. She has been through it. This is worth a read for anyone who has been told to smile more.
Just started and already failing
Well, train wrecks. Here we are. We made it to 2021. And if your social media feed looks like mine, you've already been inundated with New Year New Me posts. That's all well and good. It's a great thought and sentiment. But when you look at the fact that most people give up their resolutions... Continue Reading →
What’s my motivation?
It's not that I'm lazy. I just do things on my own terms and time. Like a sloth. Or corgi. It's a natural reaction really. The things I put off tend to cause discomfort. Those things usually involve getting off the couch. What makes it interesting is that at work I'm completely focused, dedicated, and... Continue Reading →
This train is already wrecked.
It's the 4th. Of January. In 2020. And I've already failed at 90% of the things I wanted to do and be for the year. I wanted to do yoga. I wanted to get back into walking more. I wanted to meditate more. I wanted to cut my sugar intake. By day 2 I already... Continue Reading →
Nail Biting Update
Click here for Disney Nail Wraps It's been 14 days. I know that growth doesn't look impressive. But, for me, it's a milestone. When you've bitten your nails so short for so long, the skin gets used to that and grows to that length. My nails are now pushing that skin back. It hurts. Typing... Continue Reading →
Back to School Advice (from adults who have been there and done that)
Your health is more important than their attendance numbers. Remember that it is OK to ask for help, to take break's, to breathe freely. Question everything. Always be nice to the weird kid Be the best you you can be. 💜 Stand for something or you will fall for anything. Remember you're there to educate... Continue Reading →