Guest Post: Carrie’s Weight Loss Success Story

True Love Thursday is a weekly post series on the subject of love. I’ll talk about loving yourself and others to ways to making yourself a better person.

Last week, we talked about the excuse a lot of Moms make – no time to exercise. I shared with you my story of what I did to make time to exercise. This week on the blog, my friend Carrie, is going to share her weight loss success story. Carrie and I went to high school together. She is a mother to two adorable toddlers and she knows how hard it can be to find the time to exercise. Check out her story!

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Sophia – Year 2 Album

Words on Parenting Wednesday is a weekly post series on the subject of parenting. I’ll talk about any adventures we have with our girls to motherhood experiences to fun and games for children to featuring mommy bloggers.

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On February 19, Sophia turned 2 years old! I can’t believe how fast she is growing up. Sophia is becoming such a big girl.

I have a yearly tradition after my girls’ birthday to create an album on Shutterfly.com of their past year in review.

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Excuses: No Time to Exercise

True Love Thursday is a weekly post series on the subject of love. I’ll talk about loving yourself and others to ways to making yourself a better person.

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Have you told yourself the excuse – I don’t have time to exercise? We’ve probably said it lots of times. We may be super busy as Moms or at a job and can’t find the time to exercise. Plus, who wants to exercise after having a long day and all worn out?

But the thing is, sometimes we have to tell ourselves that we just need to put our foot down and exercise. There may not be a ‘perfect’ time, but we can still do it.

I’ve told myself that I didn’t have enough time to exercise. I’m busy with my two girls all day and by the end of the day, I just wanted to relax. Plus I couldn’t get away to go to the gym.

Below are 4 ways to turn the excuse to an actually reality.

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Modani Mood Board

Tidy Tuesday is a weekly post series on the subject of home. I’ll talk about any remodeling/decorating of my house to tips to help you get your house organized to decorating tips to featuring home bloggers.

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I was contacted by the Community Manager, Addision, at Modani. Modani is a modern furniture store specializing in contemporary and modern furniture. Addision reached out to challenge me to reflect my fashion style in a living room space by creating a mood board.

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Dishes Done Right

Tidy Tuesday is a weekly post series on the subject of home. I’ll talk about any remodeling/decorating of my house to tips to help you get your house organized to decorating tips to featuring home bloggers.

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Raise your hand if you love to do dishes………How many of you raised your hand? I bet not very many of you did. I definitely didn’t.

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4 Blogging Goals

As of today, I’m back blogging. It’s great to be back! I took a little blogging break the past two months. What have I been up to?

I’ve been working on my New Year’s Resolution to lose 15-20 lbs. I have been exercising three days a week and eat healthier.

I am also in the process of potty training both of my girls at the same. Yes at the same time. It is a challenge, but I’m starting out slowly.

I recently started ABC Mouse with my girls. It is a great online learning space and my girls love it.

Over these past two months, I’ve been thinking of lots of post ideas, writing blog posts, and coming up with some blogging goals that I want to focus on this year.

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Taking a Blogging Break

For those of you who don’t know, I’m taking a blogging break. I feel I need to take some time to focus on my family and home.

There are going to be lots of changes for my family and I for 2015. Good changes for my family. My husband will be transitioning into an assistant director position in the next few months.  I will possibly be taking a part time bookkeeping job for tax season.

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Christmas Presents are Wrapped!

Tidy Tuesday is a weekly post series on the subject of home. I’ll talk about any remodeling/decorating of my house to tips to help you get your house organized to decorating tips to featuring home bloggers.

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Have you seen my Christmas decorations yet? If not, you can see my decorations here.

Last week, I didn’t have any Christmas presents wrapped, but now a majority of them are! All that I have left are few packages I’m waiting for in the mail.

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