I am so excited I can barely contain myself. I have not ridden a bike in 35 years. This summer, my son bought himself a bike and my husband had a bike given to him. The only person who didn't have a bike was me! Now, naturally, I had to test out the son's bike. He has a really high bike because he's almost 6' tall, but I'm 5'10" so I figured it would be okay for me as well. I was wrong! With the knee problems that I have, he hiked the seat ALL THE WAY UP so that I would not have to bend my … [Read more...] about Have Bike Will Travel
Becoming pregnant is one of the most life-changing things you will experience in your life. It is a time when your body will go through some rapid changes as it grows another living thing inside you, and you will be getting ready to become a mother once and for all. It is, of course, important during your pregnancy to stay fit and healthy and take measures to allow for the successful development of your child over 9 months. This includes the obvious stuff such as smoking marijuana during … [Read more...] about Essential Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy
If you want to enrich your life a little more during the tail end of the year, there are a lot of ways you can do it. We often move through our days so quickly that we don’t stop to appreciate our life and what we have at our disposal, so today we are going to talk about ways you can feel more involved in the present and how you can enrich every aspect of your life in these months leading up to Christmas. Take More Photographs A photograph speaks a thousand words. When we take a photograph, … [Read more...] about Great Ways to Enrich Your Life Before Christmas
In this day and age, it is so easy to forget that you deserve to treat yourself. We are so busy saving for this, that and the next thing. Ensuring we have got all our basis covered sometimes we forget to give ourselves those little luxuries in life that make things easy. We aren’t talking designer shoes and luxury holiday here – we are talking little things that you should be treating yourself to right now. If you have a car, go and get it properly valeted. Treat your little runner to a wax, … [Read more...] about 6 Little Luxuries to Treat Yourself to
There’s so much to love about life, and it’s important to understand how to make ourselves happier and more fulfilled. We see advertisements all the time on how to improve your life, yet so many stumble through their lives without the fulfillment they seek. Obtaining this fulfillment is required to help you embrace life and become happier and more content. We always seem to be looking for that next best thing, and have the mentality that the grass is always greener elsewhere. Being a happier … [Read more...] about 4 Steps to a Better and Happier You!
One of the most talked about things in parenthood is how fast the time goes. One moment, you’re holding a tiny and squalling new infant who is so reliant on you, and the next they’re skipping up the path to school and waving goodbye to you without a care in the world. The time in between is usually five to six years, which sounds like an awful lot of time to wait. In reality, you blink, and you miss it. Children change from the second that you bring them home from the hospital. For a mother, … [Read more...] about There’s Always Time, Mom