The Gut Makeover


I’m almost finished this book: I’m impressed with it so far and ready to try it in June. I am sick of always feeling crampy and bloated after meals. I feel tired, have horrible acne and sore joints. There are a lot of other symptoms, as well, that cross the line from “discomfort” in to “chronic illness”. I have leaky…

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Adulting is Hard: Help Our Cat Get a New Home


My heart is breaking but, being an adult, I have to make the hard choice and do what is right for my family and my pet. Ever since I had a dayhome, Thorin no longer gets along with our older cat, Kali. I don’t know if the two are related, but that was the timing…. So we have tried everything…

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My Seventh Year Anniversary!


I have been married to Josh for 7 years! Hurray!! I am still as in love with him as the first moment we met. As soon as I talked to him 7 years ago, I knew that I would be with him forever. It sounds as bizarre and crazy as feeling that was! How can you know that? I just…

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Fitness Journal: Last Week’s Workouts.


I did pretty good last week, workout-wise. I stayed basically on track, only missing one treadmill session because of a visual aura migraine (those migraines where you can’t see because of “sunspots” and “watery vision”) that lasted all day. Monday: Yoga with Josh. I did a lot better with some of the moves.They felt right and I got a lot…

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My Pants Are Tight, I’ve Gained Weight….and Perspective


Omigosh, my pants are tight. I’ve gained weight. Not a big deal….just have to get back on track. Or at least, that is what I am telling myself. We read a great kid’s book the other day, (hang with me, it ties in) called Virginia Wolf. It perfectly explains the “doldrums”, as the author puts it. I felt that last…

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Fitness Journal May 2, 2017


Hey all. This might be hella boring for all of you but I am going to share my fitness stats and progress in a journal so that I can keep myself accountable. If you don’t fall asleep, maybe you can share your own progress in the comments below and we can cheer each other on! Every week I will share…

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Yay, it’s May! Colourful Craft Options


Thankfully, April is over. April is always a low month for me and I am not sure why. I am just glad it is May! Hopefully, we have a lot of sunny days ahead and we can leave the gray skies and the snow and rain behind. In celebration of summer coming up, I feel suddenly inspired to make colourful…

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Spring Sale Reminder


Yo, I hope your week has been great. (Yep, I still say “Yo” cuz I grew up in the nineties, you know). I feel like my energy is back and that I am gonna rock May! I hate Feb and April, I always feel super low energy and those months always seem busier to me. But, I feel like I…

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Survival Mode


Remember the Wizard of Oz? It is one of my son’s favourite movies. You know when Dorothy is trying to figure herself out and she gets so stressed out that she dreams of Oz? Yeah, that’s my life in a nutshell right now. I’ve been so stressed that I am in survival mode. I just go from one obligation to…

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You Crochet, Right?


I was working away on my projects this weekend, getting ready for a summer overhaul of my Etsy shop, BabblingPandaYarns. I was looking up crochet things and came across this meme:     It made me laugh because people do say funny things like this to me from time to time. If you craft with yarn, you know how expensive…

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