Now that Chatterbox is in Kindergarten, I know firsthand what parents have been complaining about when it comes to school lunches. The menu options are limited (chicken nuggets, pizza, veggie burgers) and the nutritional content medicore. [My favorite meal on her menu is "Chips Ole." How healthy could that be?] Oh and the "breakfast" of a honeybun and milk. So hearing about … [Read more...] about Join the Food Revolution
shedding the dead weight
Yup, I did. Let's see how it goes. … [Read more...] about I Joined Jenny
So I'm going to Dallas, Texas on Monday. I've been invited, along with the other ladies of MamaLaw, to participate in the American Heart Association's Go Red for a Better U makeover program set to launch in June! It's an exciting opportunity and I can't wait to get started for the simple fact that I could definitely use a kick in the rear to jumpstart my health and fitness … [Read more...] about Yee-Haw!!
My sister is training for a half-marathon and runs a silly amount of miles multiple times a week. She tried to get me out "running" with her over the weekend. I went twice and I am already worn out. To be clear - she runs. I do the walk-run-jog thing. And trust me, it's enough. This morning I read in February's Washington Parent that medical professionals recommend that … [Read more...] about Walk Jog Run *Pant*
I got the sweetest email the other day from one of my aunts. She was giving me advice about balancing life as a working mother of three and said:"It is about keeping the balls in the air and keeping a smile, one that comes from deep down. Enjoy the love around you, think ahead, and everything else will fall into place. Buy a new accessory from time to time and don’t fret. … [Read more...] about I’m Juggling, Baby