Month: January 2016

How I Beat Diabetes in 6 Months!

Six months ago, today, I learned I had type 2 diabetes. It wasn’t the best news, by a long shot. I realized that I had 2 choices: live with it or change it. On August 1, 2015, after 3 or 4 days of sulking, I decided I had to change it. I’m very fortunate to […]


My ‘Making A Murderer’ Obsession

Like millions of others, I’ve become obsessed with the Netflix documentary ‘Making a Murderer’. It draws you in from the first second and keeps you wanting more. Yes, it’s a one-sided portrayal of what’s happened to Steven Avery, but it’s not something you can easily pull away from. I hadn’t heard of this until about […]

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A Day in my Life: What It’s Like to Work from Home


Many people think that because I work from home, I have it made. I’m here to tell you that those of us who work at home are far from having it made. In fact, it’s often more stressful and difficult than working outside the house. Many of us work at home peeps have done both, […]

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My Current Filofax Setup

I’ve been pretty open about the changes that have happened in my life recently, so it should come as no surprise that my Filofax has made some changes, too. My current Filofax setup is a bit different now and I wanted to share it with you. This is my vision board and it’s the first […]


Monthly Bill Tracker Printable Insert

Monthly Bill Tracker Printable

As a wife, mother, and freelancer, it’s important for me to keep a very close eye on our finances. I’ve pinned so many great things on Pinterest to help me keep that close eye but there is always something I’m not overly fond of. So, instead, I created my own monthly bill tracker printable insert. […]

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My Son Went to Boot Camp

My oldest son went off to boot camp on Sunday, January 10, 2016 and these have been some of the hardest days of my life. Please don’t thank me for his service because it’s not that type of boot camp. He got himself into some trouble last year, and, instead of letting the court decide […]

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What Caused My Holiday Weight Gain?

I was super excited that I lost weight during Thanksgiving because most people experience a little holiday weight gain. But, that excitement was short lived because, once Christmas rolled around, it was on! Looking back, I noticed quite a few things that I didn’t do correctly and I know better. I Didn’t…. Log Daily…Honestly Although […]

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