This book was great – it isn’t about weight loss in general but is instead the very personal story of the author and her weight loss journey. It explains how her relationship with food started and details her childhood which had a big influence on her life. Eventually she reaches nearly 300 pounds and decides to… Continue reading Book Review: It Was Me All Along by Andie Mitchell
I do not have biological children. I do not have foster children. I do not have adopted children. I do not have step-children. I have sponsored children. Does this make me a parent? I doubt anybody would think so. Does this get me gifts on Mother’s Day? No, it doesn’t. Does it mean my husband and I… Continue reading I Have Sponsored Kids
We visited Juneau, Alaska on a Disney Cruise last month. Our excursion in Juneau was awesome; we got to see the Mendenhall Glacier, went whale watching and enjoyed a salmon bake. This picture was taken during the whale watching portion. I like how the three seals are all in different poses and also how the thing on the right… Continue reading Photo – Juneau, Alaska
After just getting into a routine of exercising, I end up with my left knee hurting every single time I take a step. My knee is finally starting to feel a little better so I might be able to start my 20 minute walks again soon (hopefully this week). As far as the weight – I started… Continue reading Simple Spinach Salad
I will start by saying, I don’t actually own a purse. I used to own a purse, in fact I used to own multiple purses but decided to do away with that and get a backpack. What I actually have/use as a purse is a Jansport Half Pint mini backpack. They are around $20-25 and come… Continue reading What’s In Your Purse?
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” *My thoughts: This scripture is pretty straightforward but that doesn’t mean it is easy. I probably lean more on my own understanding that I even realize. I’ll admit,… Continue reading Scripture – Proverbs 3:5-6
My husband and I wanted to get cats for a long time but the apartment we lived in when we got married did not allow cats, so it wasn’t an option. We ended up moving after a few years and the new apartment also did not allow cats but at some point, the complex decided… Continue reading The Cat Story