Judah’s Birth Story

Disclaimer: this is a detailed birth story. Birth is a messy and rather graphic business. There are words and images below that may bother you. If you think they might, I’d encourage you to move along. Thanks! . . . . . . . . . My pregnancy with Judah was easier in some ways … More Judah’s Birth Story

Why A White Middle-Class Christian Can’t Handle This Election

For the last few days, I’ve been stuck in the kind of mindset I can only compare to grief.  I am filled with sorrow (the kind that is so exhausting, getting out of bed and showering is an actual chore), I am angry, I feel sick to my stomach, I can’t handle being around most … More Why A White Middle-Class Christian Can’t Handle This Election

WIW: Week 49

Dare I say it? Have I finally found that rhythm I’ve been desperately trying to get back in? I hope so!  The Numbers: Down! And over that vacation gain. Woot!  Non-Scale Victories: I asked my bestie for more accoutability and she said yes! She also gave some very wise advice about goals and motivation and … More WIW: Week 49

WIW: Week 48

You know why I love PointsPlus? IT WORKS! And not only does it work– it works even when you don’t do it perfectly. I had a pretty good week. And then I totally fell off the wagon yesterday. And then I got back on. And I was dreading stepping on the scale this morning cause … More WIW: Week 48

WIW: Week 47

It’s not Wednesday. And I skipped last week. We just got back from a lovely cross-country road trip vacation with my toddler. It was wonderful– but totally exhausting. And I took the week off all non essential responsibilities– including tracking. Consequently, I have some work to do this week. But I’m choosing to focus on forward … More WIW: Week 47

Halo Top

If you’re a person who follows people with healthy eating goals on Instagram, chances are you’ve already heard of Halo Top. If not, allow me to enlighten you. Halo Top makes ice cream that claims to be low calorie, low sugar, high protein, and all of this is achieved by using all natural ingredients. (The … More Halo Top