Six months into motherhood I found myself in straight up survival mode. I was trying, unsuccessfully, to balance a child, a marriage, a day job, and a mile long list of all the things. At the very bottom of that...

Please, Just Ten Minutes…

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I am a morning person. I have been since I was very young. But I never realized how much I enjoyed my mornings until they were cruelly ripped away from me by my second child. My first born was an...
  My very first experience at the spa will be one that I will never forget. I was gifted an hour massage, followed by a 45-minute jet spa soak, as well as a pedicure. I had never been to a spa-like...
In hopes that we can have a slightly "normal" Halloween this year I thought I would share some tips for Halloween with Type One Diabetes. The first Halloween after my daughter was diagnosed with Type One put me in to...
Abandoning Diet Culture Once and For All Recognizing my Vicious Cycle of Disordered Eating I didn't realize I had become so indoctrinated with Diet Culture. I snacked on a pre-portioned bag of baby carrots. I felt valuable. I felt like a "good...
Taking care of yourself is one of the most overlooked things in a mom's life. Between the kids and the laundry and the cooking and the scheduling, there isn't must time for YOU. We've all been there - and maybe...
Ever since Yeti first released their tumblers to the world in 2014, I have been a fan. There are so many different brands, sizes, and styles now that my cabinets are slowly filling up with nothing but tumblers.  {Even...

I was Scared for My Life

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Back in 2010 life was grand. I had just graduated and was working in my first teaching job as a 7th grade ELA teacher. I was having a blast with my coworkers and going to weekly Happy Hours each...
Have you ever found yourself stuck, feeling unmotivated and unable to really pinpoint a reason why you are feeling this way? Recently, in the period of time between Christmas and New Years, I found myself in this weird state of...
I'm going to let you in on a little secret about me... Oh, who am I kidding? Anyone who has known me longer than 5 minutes knows I am a perpetual worrier - a hypochondriac as I am called...
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Guide to April Events in the Coastal Bend

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The Coastal Bend is FULL of events and we are so excited to share them with you and encourage you to get out and...