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High Pain Tolerance
Friday, July 21, 2017      3 comments

The problem with having a high pain tolerance, is that most people just don't know how much pain you are in, and therefore expect more out of you. I've had a pounding headache or migraine every single day (no exaggeration,) for coming up o... Read more
Monday, July 17, 2017      4 comments

Well, I never blogged about our camping trip on the 8th, 9th and 10th, so I'll just do a little recap. We got to the campground Saturday afternoon and got set up right away. My goal for the weekend was to hike 7 miles. We went out right aw... Read more
Long Time No Blog!
Wednesday, July 05, 2017      4 comments

I realized I hadn't blogged in 6 weeks, so figured I'd just catch ya up on life! Hubs quit his band and started a duo with his friend. This is GREAT for us! Him and his friend are amazingly talented musicians and they are on the same page b... Read more
Mommy-ing with a Mohawk
Friday, May 19, 2017      6 comments

Yesterday was crazy hair day at Step-Kiddo's school. She was so excited to have her big poofy Mohawk; until we got to school. She started crying, worried that no one else was going to have "crazy hair." I tried to tell her that first of all, it ... Read more
Botox and Camp!
Wednesday, May 17, 2017      2 comments

So yesterday I had my long-awaited for consult with a Physical Medicine and Rehab MD. (Not just a physical therapist, but an MD.) I was referred to him by my physiatrist (whom I was referred to by my physical therapist) for the whiplash pain. T... Read more
Garden and Mother's Day
Friday, May 12, 2017      4 comments

Well I got my veggie garden almost done (ok, about 2/3 dug up and planted... but it is soooo much work! The heavy digging aggravates my herniated disc and wrist tendonitis!) ... Read more
Book Review - Into the Wild
Monday, May 08, 2017      3 comments

"Into the Wild" by Jon Krakauer 1 out of 5 Stars So beyond disappointed. I had seen the movie when it first came out and was excited to read the book. I bought this book excited to read about Chris's cross-country trek and journe... Read more
Garden and Grr!
Friday, May 05, 2017      2 comments

Well, let's start on a good note Yesterday was a LONG day, but it was good! Ellie decided to wake up at 6:00 am . Not cool baby girl; you're lucky you're so flippin' cute! I needed to go grocery shopping and didn't want it to... Read more
Losing Weight
Friday, April 28, 2017      4 comments

I've always been incredibly self-conscious about my weight. When I was with a previous boyfriend, he was super abusive (physically and emotionally.) I entered into a bit of an anorexic mindset.... I just kept dieting. (Starving myself really, e... Read more
Book Review: Approval Addiction
Wednesday, April 26, 2017      3 comments

"Approval Addiction" - Joyce Meyer 2 out of 5 stars I should preface this by saying I don't like Joyce Meyer's writing style in general, but I figured the book would be good for me. So I went into this with an open mind, but knowing... Read more
Just Some Qs
Wednesday, April 26, 2017      5 comments

1. “What is something you have tried, but will never do again?” ~Eating squid jerky. lol. Yeah. Eew. 2. “What quirky habit do you have?” ~ I lick every Pringle before I eat it. 3. “Who is your best friend?” ~My hubby and my Sist... Read more
Weekend Waterpark and Hiking
Monday, April 24, 2017      2 comments

As mentioned in previous blog, hubby's friend invited us up to a waterpark hotel for the weekend. We left Saturday morning to make the 3 hour drive. We got there around lunchtime and stopped at Arby's quick for lunch. (The start of my still-bugg... Read more
Fun Weekend and Updates
Friday, April 21, 2017      4 comments

Well, let's start with the good news.... We are headed out of town tomorrow morning! A few weeks ago, I was already stressing about money. Hubby's close friend asked if we wanted to go to a waterpark hotel with them for a weekend. Hubby regret... Read more
Gotta Love the Never-Ending Stress!
Friday, April 14, 2017      8 comments

As if all the health issues weren't stressful enough in our lives, it's been a ROUGH few weeks financially. Mind you, in the last year, our finances have changed dramatically with buying a house and having a baby ( which we also have to pay full... Read more
Today's Family Hike Pics
Saturday, April 01, 2017      6 comments

Today we hit 55 degrees here in Wisconsin! Woohoo! I spent a bit over an hour digging up tiger lily bulbs... sheesh! They are a pain in the @r$e!!! But, after hubs got home from work around noon, we ate a big pancake lunch, then deci... Read more

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