How Did you Lose the Baby Weight?

“Let us bust the myth of physical inactivity and obesity. You cannot outrun a bad diet,”  British Journal of Sports Medicine If life FAQs were a thing, this question would be on my list: How did you lose the baby weight? Before I delve into answering the question, I must say something very important: if…

The Secret to Working Out Effectively

“Your body can stand almost anything. It’s your mind that you have to convince.” As I shared in the post titled “How Did you Lose the Baby Weight,” working out to tighten and tone has been a regular part of my routine. I say to “tighten and tone” because I genuinely believe that “you can’t…

Mom Guilt. It’s the “B” Word

“Motherhood often feels like a game of guilt management. Sometimes the guilt is overwhelming and debilitating. Sometimes just a low simmer, but it always feels right there. There is never any shortage of fuel to feed the beast, so the whole mechanism is constantly nourished to administer shame and a general feeling of incompetency. Add…

Change, Like Healing, Takes Time

“The wound is the place where the Light enters you.” ~ Rumi To pick up from where we left off in “Ding Dong, Some Order a Baby”… It turns out that when you have a baby, they just pack you up and send you home with it after 3 days. *gasp.* Just “off you go….