Getting Motivated: Finding My “Why”

I shared earlier this week that I was unhappy with the girl in the mirror, that I was struggling on my weight loss journey. I realized that one of the reasons is that I'm all over the place as far as motivation goes. Some days I want to lose weight so I can fit into smaller clothes, some days I exercise because I want to be a better example for my kids, and some days I can't come up with a … [Read more...]

Project 36 Update

It's been a while since I've given you an update on Project 36, but I've accomplished one of my goals! 1. Make my bed 36 days in a row. Completed 9/12 {I'm actually at 51 days in a row now} 2. Walk or walk/jog for at least 36 minutes, 36 days in a row. 3. Go on 36 dates with my hubby. {I've gone on 12} 4. Make a realistic to-do list and accomplish it 36 days. 5. Do 36 fun things with my … [Read more...]

When You Don’t Like the Person in the Mirror

I've always liked myself.  I know that's a strange thing to say, but so often I hear people share that they never felt good enough or they've never liked the way they looked.  That has always seemed so foreign to me.  Even when I was heavier than most of my friends, I very rarely felt bad about myself.  For some reason, this past year (which should be known as the year of ridiculous weight gain) … [Read more...]

$1000 Cash Giveaway

Welcome to Hello Fall $1000 Cash Giveaway Happy Home and Family and Jenn’s Blah Blah Blog have partnered with the most amazing group of bloggers (including yours truly!) and are bringing you a FABULOUS event where one very lucky reader will win $1000 cold hard cash! (Special thanks to: Diva Fabulosa & Beauty and Fashion Diva) So what would you do with a thousand dollars if you win? Tell … [Read more...]

Win a Gorgeous Handbag from Glass Handbags

I'm a huge handbag fan, so I'm pretty excited about this Glass Handbag Giveaway!  This giveaway is hosted by Jenn's Blah Blah Blog and Pink Ninja Media and co-hosted by The Frugal Fairy, Capris Coupons, It's Not Just Another Bag, Swan Savings, Coupons and Freebies Mom , Adventures of a Military Family of 8, and Sister's Saving Cents. While these handbags are all quite stunning, the thing that … [Read more...]