Weekend highlights: Santa, baby + Sick baby

Phew, another weekend in the books! I’m a little worn out and pressed for time, so let’s get right into a few highlights: Friday:  After a few days of transitioning into the next room up at daycare, Vera was pretty tired on Friday afternoon. We kept things pretty low key with our usual playtime and…

Weekly workout recap!

Hello, welcome to Friday! How are you? How was your week? It was kind of a blur for me with a morning Board meeting, evening Board meeting, transition week at daycare (younger toddler room, here we come!) and Vera coming down with something that kept her up most of Wednesday night. Thankfully the kiddo seemed…

Vera’s news

Hi there! Vera has something to tell all of you… …she’s going to be a big sister! That’s right, we’re getting a dog!!! — JUST KIDDING, I’m pregnant! The new baby is supposed to arrive sometime around May 22, 2018. We’re all kinds of excited over here – Vera even likes giving my belly kisses…

Weekend highlights: car seat swap, Christmas cookies and the Supermoon

Hello and good morning! Welcome back to Monday 🙂 I’m just stopping in this morning with a few quick highlights from our weekend, which had us tackling a very important tradition of the holiday season! Friday: Friday was low-key around here as it usually is. The special part is that Mike’s work has holiday hours,…

Weekly workout recap: last week of November

Hey there. Happy Friday and Happy DECEMBER! I feel like even the haters can’t argue with #alltheHolidaystuff now. I’m also pleased to report I have only a few more gifts left to purchase – woohoo! I do, however, also have to address alllllll my Christmas cards. Hopefully, I make solid progress in that this weekend….

Recent highlights: weekend away, week off + Thanksgiving

Oh hi, guys! It’s been a hot minute, huh? Well here’s a glimpse into what we’ve been up to… Last Friday – the one BEFORE Thanksgiving – Vera’s daycare teachers gave her a ponytail…haha such a cute but pathetic attempt. She’s working on that hair but we have a long way to go. I have…

Weekly workout recap

Hi there, how are you? It was another good, full week over here. Mike and I both had a lot going on at work but we also colored plenty of Minnies and turkey hands with our kiddo. Balance, right? 🙂 Photo by Simon Maage on Unsplash Anyway, we’re both taking all of next week off,…

Weekend highlights: last swimming lesson, game night + handprint turkeys

Hi! How was your weekend? Ours was fun, productive and relaxing, so I’m feeling prepared to take on the last full week before the Thanksgiving holiday break. Woohoo! Friday:  Our Friday was low key, as usual. I hung out with Vera for the afternoon playing, coloring and being silly, until Mike came home with takeout…

Recapping a week of workouts

It was a lighter week of workouts around here with getting over a cold and ending up being pressed for time during other scheduled workouts. But something is always better than nothing, plus many of my workouts are designed to be quick but efficient. Other than that, it was a fairly typical week around here….

Weekly workout recap

Hello! Another silentish week from me – this time because of a work trip to Las Vegas. I left on a 6 am flight out of Cleveland on Tuesday and landed back home around 6 pm last night, and it was pretty much non-stop. Long days, late nights. But I survived and I’m home and…

Weekend highlights: laying low

Hello, hello. Happy Monday….and welcome to the last few days of October. Eek! I am pretty excited for the holiday season to get here, I won’t lie. But in the meantime, we have a weekend to recap… …and well…there isn’t much to say. Vera was still battling the lingering symptoms of Hand, Foot and Mouth…