I love iced coffee. A true New Englander, I will drink iced coffee daily no matter the season. I will make it at home but I prefer Starbucks and the baristas at my local store know me by name. I also love a good coffee shop…the vibe, the smell, all the tasty possibilities…but I digress.… Read More Iced Coffee
Despite my attempts to exercise regularly the effort was simply not enough. I was not happy of the body I stared at every day and I was so tired of being mentally wrung out. I needed an outlet and I needed a change. So now, I kickbox.… Read More Do You Kickbox?
For the last six months or so my husband and I have talked, and thought, and planned, and questioned, and talked, and looked, and thought, and talked some more. Do we put money into our house and stay or do we find a new house and go?… Read More Adulting is Hard
My birthday is this weekend. I’m hoping to go out to dinner and I’d prefer sushi but I wouldn’t say no to a steak. Actually, I wouldn’t say no to Mexican food, Chinese food, or a gorgeous piece of lasagna. I’m going to want bread, an appetizer, and dessert (mmmm…crème brulee). And I’ll need at… Read More Food and Forty
So 2016 is the year I turn forty. I’m not sure how well I’m going to handle it. I’m constantly reading posts with titles like “Life Begins at Forty!” and “Forty is When Life Gets Good!”. Hmmm…. Well, I’m trying to stay positive as I hurtle toward this milestone but lately I’ve definitely been feeling… Read More This is (Almost) Forty
In my spare time, I like to play the “What if” game. I’m not talking about bashing myself over past mistakes or regrets. I mean in it in a more positive sense, to help me appreciate my current reality, so to speak. The topic of the “What if” game today is “What if I became… Read More I Love Being a Middle Aged Mom