Its Been… A Year…. 2017 Review

This year has definitely been one for the books. It had some of the most incredible highs I’ve ever experience, but also some of the lowest lows. Getting engaged, after years of hoping and wishing and praying was probably the highest I’ve ever been (I don’t do drugs). That night is one I will never…

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Copaiba is a funny word…

I’ve always been a pretty happy girl. Emotional, yes… but overall a happy girl. However, over the last few years as I’ve gotten older, had hormone changes, birth control changes, and just life in general, I’ve had trouble being a human and coping. I feel like anxiety and depression is something that still is deemed…

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Kittens LOVE Lavender, they HATE Peppermint

I thrive off being busy. I’m more efficient with my time, I get more done, and I have such a feeling of accomplishment because I am so productive. Getting married within the next year, and with family planning EVER on my mind, I felt the need to start to think “what will I do for…

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Look how far you’ve come!

Sometimes, when life gets hard, you need a reminder as to how truly amazing you are. My ALL TIME Favorite line is from the movie The Help: “You is smart, You is kind, You is important.” From time to time, when you’re actively immersed in your life, you forget how truly incredible you really are……

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A New Year, A New Me?

Everybody makes New Years resolutions right? This year I will go to the gym EVERYDAY! This year, I will eat 100% clean! This year, I will be nice This year, I will get in shape This year, I will make more money This year, I will be kinder to my family, friends, spouse, etc… This…

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Time to put 2016 to bed!

So….I decided to send out a holiday card this year. Featuring, our fur-babies… Naturally… A “Cat Card” as my friends lovingly referred to it, when I asked for their addresses, was ordered through Simply To Impress… Who by the way does a FANTASTIC job and ships the cutest packages! Well, I shopped, chose the layout…

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Eighty. One.

Today, on SATURDAY…I went to a training session class. After taking 2 weeks off from working out, while plagued with a flu-ish sinus infection, and not loving the 7 new lbs on my body from not working out and eating crap :(. I felt the need to kick my ass into gear, which requires additional…

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Where my elves at!

Life has been CHAOTIC lately – which hasn’t left much time to blog, let alone sleep or relax… 😦 At this current point in time,Β Β I feel like I am on life’s express non-stop train… Being on such a busy train has left me stressed, overwhelmed and working HARD to stick to my moderate paleo lifestyle….…

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Progress!

Progress is the key to success! I’ve always been one for the quick fix. The magic “supplement” to help me lose weight… I’ve drank all the teas & juice cleanses, done all the wraps and have counted calories FOREVER… Never once have I experience prolonged progress… Probably because they were QUICK fixes and not lasting…

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Tubthumping

“I get knocked down, but I get up again –Β You are never gonna keepΒ me downΒ – He drinks a Whiskey drink, he drinks a Vodka drink –Β He drinks a Lager drink, he drinks a Cider drink” – Tubthumping, Chumbawama I’ve been on a 90’s music kick lately, but this song speaks to my soul right now……

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