Category Archives: Recap

Workouts, House Work, and Actual Work

Monday. Hi. Back to the grind I suppose. Two weeks of school down, eight more to go until I head out on leave. Must survive. Because third trimester exhaustion is definitely worse than first. I guess I’ll start with a workout recap since it’ll be short. I did two miles Read more →

Renovating My Normal

I’m writing this from what feels like a state of pure exhaustion. If it makes no sense, that’s definitely why. My first week back to full time work was tough. It’s always an adjustment. Throw in being super duper pregnant and by Thursday I thought I was dying. I was Read more →

Back To Reality

Happy Labor Day! And sad official last day of summer. Back to school and real life tomorrow. I spent a good amount of time working in my classroom, and I’m ready enough for tomorrow, but that’s about it. It’ll definitely take me a week or so to get back into Read more →

As Summer Comes To A Close

Oh, summer. I am so sad to see you go. Really I only work two days this week. I have conference days Wednesday and Thursday then we’re off until we get students on the following Tuesday, but I’m only like half ready. My classroom is not set up at all Read more →

HDBD Week 23

It’s Wednesday, it’s hump day, it’s bump day. I’m 23 weeks and 3 days along and just kind of cruising right now. Baby size- A bushel of grapes My size- Well, I gained back the nearly pound and half I lost, but I haven’t gained anything else. I haven’t put Read more →

A Pregnancy Impeded Weekly Recap

Another week down. I can’t decide if doing weekly check in’s is making me sad or not, since it’s making me look at my summer break, ticking away before my eyes. I still a few off, but the end is drawing near. Sadness. My week was relatively hit and miss Read more →

A Weekly Recap Worth It’s Weight In Workouts

You guys! I did it! I had a good week of workouts! Really, I did. And I’m pretty pleased about it. I didn’t workout Monday. I had gotten back from Chicago so late the night before and walked upwards of 20 miles over the three days I was there, so Read more →

Half Baked… Baby

I may have missed my recap last week. Despite being on summer break we’ve been staying pretty busy. Last week I was still in pain from hurting my ankle.  I had a difficult time doing much, but I did get to the gym a couple of times for some weight Read more →

HDBD Week 18

Wednesday yay! I’m getting closer and closer to the official half way point in this pregnancy, although if little girl comes early I may already be there. Only time will tell. We’ve slowed down on our work in the nursery. I’d like to get it painted soon, but I’m also Read more →

Running Derailed… Again

Hey, hey Monday! I’m going to keep announcing the day of the week because not working makes keeping track of that more difficult. So there ya go, you’re reminder of what day it is. I know you needed that too after the holiday weekend. Whoa, recap banner, where’d you come Read more →