Tag Archives: starving

New baby, breastfeeding hunger & playing catch-up

I know it’s been forever since I published anything. I figured it was time for an update. Other than my post about Gilmore Girls, I haven’t done a “real” post in two years. Wow… 2 years. I will tell you … Continue reading

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Early Morning Chill & Parental Pride

So today I woke up starving… at 4am.  On a morning when everyone could get a little extra shut eye because of a 2 hour delay opening my son’s school due to “extreme cold temperatures” (I had to laugh when … Continue reading

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A Health Update

Simply put, I am not healthy at the moment. After I started losing weight like crazy after the birth of my daughter in late November because of after surgery water weight coming off and breastfeeding meant burning an extra 500 … Continue reading

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Downward Spiral

I seriously need to get my s#it together.  Things are not heading in the right direction and it’s especially hard when I have some really extra good excuses for why I’m not exercising enough or not always eating well.  Excuses … Continue reading

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Weigh-in day & my (lack of) Balancing Act

So far so good on my ’52 lbs to lose in 52 weeks’ challenge for this year.  I’m down exactly the 1 pound I needed to be.  The week didn’t start off so good food & exercise-wise.  Dealing with an … Continue reading

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My Postpartum Life

Here it is, 12 days out from my c-section.  I have a beautiful baby girl and I could cry from happiness just about every day (not my usual behavior… I blame residual hormones)… could also be from overtiredness.   Sleep has … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on the Epidemic of Hungry Children in America (via Dr. Oz)

I’m not sure how many other people caught today’s episode of Dr. Oz touching on the hidden epidemic of child hunger in America, but I did and frankly, I am confused.  Seeing families struggling like that actually brought me to … Continue reading

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