Since I started running almost a year ago I have set some lofty goals for myself, constantly striving to see what I am capable of. One of the goals that I set for myself was to run the Rock 'N' Roll Half Marathon this June. So when I stepped on the treadmill on Monday to… Continue reading Runner Not Running
There are dates that tend to stick with us forever; birthdays, holidays, anniversaries... and for me I will always remember the day I decided to change my life for the better FOREVER. Eighteen months ago I decided it was time to take back my life, and start taking care of myself. I had a doctor's… Continue reading I’m Doing This For Me!
Being a parent is hard work... being a parent of a "tween" is EXTREMELY hard!!! That is exactly why I am thanking the middle school gods for putting my son in Home Economics this semester! I have noticed that it is becoming increasingly hard to communicate with my oldest son. Having a conversation with him… Continue reading Thank Goodness For Home Ec!
The time has finally come to potty train my youngest! I am over the moon at the thought of not having to change diapers anymore, especially when I remind myself that I have been changing diapers every single day for the last 4 years!!! 😣 Only having one in diapers in the moment is much… Continue reading Living Life 30 Minutes At A Time
In a world where our communication with others consists of text messages, emails and Facebook comments, taking the time to sit down and write a letter to someone has become a thing of the past. That was until I discovered InCoWriMo, which is short for International Correspondence Writing Month, which takes place in February. The idea… Continue reading The Lost Art of Letter Writing
As a mom it always seems as though there aren't enough hours in the day to tackle the never ending to-do list. Laundry needs to be done, lunches packed, children bathed, stories read, homework checked, tears dried, snuggles snuggled, floors vacuumed... the list goes on and on. Not to mention the everyday distractions of the… Continue reading Hands Free Mama
I did it! I actually did it! Yesterday I ran my first half marathon, and what an amazing experience it was! I was SO nervous in the days leading up to the race. The thought of running a half marathon, 13.1 miles, felt so incredibly daunting, and I kept second guessing myself, and my ability… Continue reading 13.1
A couple of years ago I stumbled upon The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom, and it quickly became one of my Top 10 favorite books. If you haven't read it yet, I would highly recommend that you do so as soon as possible. Yet at the end of the book I felt as though I… Continue reading Glory Over Everything
Hi! I'm Meggan! I am a 31 years old, and stay at home with my five amazing kids. Some days it feels more like I am the ring master at a circus, or an underpaid cat herder, but I absolutely love it! When I'm not tending to the needs of the kids, or trying to… Continue reading This Is Me
I have never been a runner. In fact the thought of running was never one that I ever entertained even for a second. People who run for fun are absolutely crazy, and those that pay to run races... even crazier. The only time I would be okay with running was if I was being chased… Continue reading What Have I Gotten Myself Into…?