Bump Watch – 28 Weeks

Thanks everyone for all the great comments on cribs.  I really enjoy reading everyone's thoughts.  One of the fun parts of blogging is the comments and interacting with people. Movie Mom told me yesterday that I needed to post a new pregnancy picture so here I am at 28 weeks.  Only 12 weeks to go… Continue reading Bump Watch – 28 Weeks


Bump Watch – 24 Weeks

So here I am in all my pregnant glory at 24 weeks: I hate to say it, but I feel like I look ginormous in this picture.  In real life how big I feel depends on the time of day and what I'm wearing.  I think this lighter sweater is making me look bigger!  🙂 … Continue reading Bump Watch – 24 Weeks

Cooking · Garden · Health

Strawberries Are Good For Your Butt

 Last night after my run I went straight to the garden.  I hadn't been out there since before I left town!  The garden was totally soggy since it had been raining all weekend and all the vegetables were muddy.  I spent almost an hour picking strawberries.  Check out this haul: I haven't weighed it yet… Continue reading Strawberries Are Good For Your Butt


Clean Bill of Health

During the later half of April after work calmed down, I went to my doctor for all my annual check-ups.  It had actually been three years since my last round of check-ups!  Ooops!  I need to be better about that. The check-ups were all pretty standard, but one thing I wanted to let my doctor… Continue reading Clean Bill of Health


Unplugged Weekend

Happy Friday!  The longest week ever is finally coming to an end.  Did everyone get their taxes done yesterday?  I filed mine on Monday so luckily I didn't have any last minute scrambling around. I mentioned yesterday that Benzo and I were doing something special this weekend.  What we are doing is going "unplugged" for… Continue reading Unplugged Weekend

Food · Health

What is it Wednesday: Carnauba Wax

Sorry for another late What is it Wednesday post.  I seem to have gotten myself on an evening posting schedule lately.  I would rather post this in the morning so that people will actually read it on Wednesday.  But now when most people read this it will probably be Thursday!  I will try to do… Continue reading What is it Wednesday: Carnauba Wax

Cooking · Health

Mini Monsters

As I travel around the food and healthy living blogging world, I keep reading about these things called Green Monsters.  It seems like everyone is drinking them and going on and on about the health benefits.  I decided to hop aboard the bandwagon and check it out. What is a Green Monster?  Apparently its a smoothie… Continue reading Mini Monsters