Me

Gray hair, schmay hair. I’ve got a solution.

May 8, 2014
Nexxus Color Assure Prewash Primer

I found my first gray hair when I was 16. As you can imagine, I was completely and utterly horrified and promptly grabbed the tweezers to pluck it out. This started a cycle that went on for a few years. I’d frantically search my roots and pluck out any white ninjas that tried to stealthily sneak …

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A slap in the face like whoa!

May 5, 2014
slap in the face

I’m in the midst of a moment, a moment where I look at myself in the mirror and think “What am I doing?” This past weekend, I was struck by one thing over and over and over again. I AM STANDING IN MY OWN WAY! You see, I’m a bit of a perfectionist. I want everything I do …

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Maybe RunDisney will make me a runner

April 16, 2014
Jessica, Andrea and I finishing the race

I am not a runner. Pretty much someone big and scary needs to be chasing me for me to run. I’ll do it if I have to. Or if a friend says “hey, this is going to be really cool, you need to do it.” But really I don’t run. Almost 11 years ago (OMG really?) I …

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Take Back Me Update #fitpowerclub

April 8, 2014

If you’re a regular reader, you know that a few months ago I decided to take back me. I needed to be healthier, work out more, and take some time for myself. How have I been doing? Well…let’s just say it’s a lot harder than I thought it would be. Drinking 64 oz of water daily is …

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Why can’t I ever be all in?

March 27, 2014

I have all these ideas. They are just floating around in my head, waiting for me to grab on to one tightly and just run with it. But I never do. There’s just too much going on. I can’t focus. It’s an age old question that I’m positive all parents face, but it’s still frustrating nonetheless. Why can’t I …

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Hair chronicles: how often do you wash it?

February 17, 2014
Here's a reason to wash your hair every day

I have a love/hate relationship with my hair. I imagine most women do. We’re never happy with what we have. Mine is naturally wavy, which really means it frizzes fairly easily and can’t just be left to do it’s own thing. If I don’t blow dry it, it’s a hot moss.  Of course, blow drying does …

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