I just wanted to take a moment to thank each and every one of you, for your love, support, and kindness. Taking the leap to share my story was something I was both nervous and excited about, and you all graciously joined my journey with open arms.  I can't wait to see what the future… Continue reading MERRY CHRISTMAS

Lifestyle, Self Love, Uncategorized

New Year, New Me. 9 ways I am making 2018 the best year yet.

Cliché. I KNOW. But with 2018 right around the corner, I feel like it's time to really start being a goal digger. In my opinion there has never been anything wrong with a person showing some ambition, and making the effort to be the best possible version of themselves. And for most, that first day… Continue reading New Year, New Me. 9 ways I am making 2018 the best year yet.

Lifestyle, Self Love, Uncategorized

Taking steps towards success

Those of you who know me on a personal level, are aware that I have been taking college classes off and on since 2005. I have studied a large range of courses, changing my major more times than I can count. I've had intentions of getting a degree in Social Work, Nursing, Medical Assisting, Radiography...… Continue reading Taking steps towards success

Lifestyle, Uncategorized, wedding

Love stories and wedding planning

Today, November 29th, marks one whole year since my soon-to-be hubby proposed to me (like a total princess, may I add). It also is just one day short of 7 months until we say our "I do's." The whole thing is SO exciting, and yet SO scary all at the same time. It seems like… Continue reading Love stories and wedding planning

Lifestyle, PCOS, Self Love, Uncategorized, weight loss

Sweating for the Wedding Challenge

The big wedding day is just a little over 7 months away (holy crap where did the time go?!). I wish I could say I was right where I want to be health/weight wise, but I definitely am not. And I am assuming that since the last 11.5 months went by so fast, I can… Continue reading Sweating for the Wedding Challenge

Lifestyle, PCOS, Uncategorized, weight loss

Feelin’ like a busted can of biscuits

So first off.. the title says it all. I have really been sucking at this whole dieting/weight loss thing. I would much rather eat an entire bag of coffee flavored M&M's. And I have.  Several times. I'm feeling a lot like my Ginger cat Dougie looks in that picture (no body shaming Dougie, Mamma loves… Continue reading Feelin’ like a busted can of biscuits

Lifestyle, PCOS, Self Love, Uncategorized, weight loss

The Self Love Project

One of the things I admire about men is their ability to just not give a crap. I'm not saying that ALL men don't care about their appearance, because I've seen ALOT of them who are way more put together than I am. But for most of the ones I know, thinking about their "figure"… Continue reading The Self Love Project

infertility, PCOS, Uncategorized, weight loss

Goodbye, PCOS crutch!

So those of us who have PCOS (or know someone who does) are probably aware of the struggle with losing weight. Granted not all women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome have issues with obesity, but a large portion does (pun intended). After gaining 75 lbs within one year, I started to feel like a hopeless hippo.… Continue reading Goodbye, PCOS crutch!