Monthly Archives: June 2014

What Happened Weekend {6/28-29/14}

Hope you all had a fantastic weekend!  Mine was filled with some super highs and some blechy lows. First up, on Saturday, I left The Bean at home and for the first time since having her, I went solo to … Continue reading

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My Fitness Pal

Back in my fitter, healthier days, I relied heavily on My Fitness Pal to help me navigate my daily food choices.  Not as much for the calorie count (unless it was to ensure I was getting enough to fuel my … Continue reading

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15 Months

I can’t believe my little Bean is 15 months old!  We had her checkup today (including 3 pokes) and everything is looking great! Harlow at 15 months: 18lbs, 14oz (17th percentile), and 30 3/4 inches long (53rd percentile).  She’s such … Continue reading

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Clean Eating Challenge

When Harlow was 2 months old, she was diagnosed as having a dairy allergy.  Since I was nursing her at the time, that meant I had to cut out all dairy.  I ended up relying heavily on “fake” food to … Continue reading

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Behind the Baby Steps

Finding time to work out or eat right is SO hard since having my daughter, but I’m really trying! I’m a vegetarian, a Pisces, a photographer (I have a degree in it and everything!) and love working out. Especially yoga. … Continue reading

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Hot Runner Mommy

Okay, okay… this isn’t as self-congratulatory as the title suggests… A few weeks ago, a friend invited me to start running with her twice a week. A little back story here… when I was “into” running, I bullied encouraged her … Continue reading

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Thought I’d start with a little introduction!  I’m Monica. Thanks for stopping by! I am from Michigan, am in my mid-30’s, and a new-ish Mom.  Harlow (commonly referred to as Bean or The Bean) is 15 months old. I’ve been … Continue reading

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