Archive for 2013

Gluten free and the holidays

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

This is my first holiday season being gluten free.  Most of the time I have no problem eating gluten free, I love so many foods that are naturally GF that I don’t really have to think about it most of the time. And I’ve adjusted my shopping habits where necessary – GF pasta for the […]


Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Today I am thankful that my gym is cleaning out the pool, even if it means I won’t be able to use it for the next week.


Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Today I am thankful for yoga hip openers, because lordy are my hips tight.


Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Today I’m thankful for hot showers on chilly nights.

Keeping up with CrossFit

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Today I’m thankful for a healthy, active pregnancy. Let’s just start this whole thing off by saying that I am doing this all under the watchful eyes of my CNM, husby, and my coaches. Husby and I both have a family history of hefty babies. Despite average birth weights of 10 lbs (gulp) neither of […]


Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

Today I am thankful for slow-cookers, nearly clean apartments, and a fetus that can’t sit still.


Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

I’m thankful for the wonderful friends husby (and me by proxy) have made during med school. And the chance to eat fancy cheese and laugh with many of them tonight.


Friday, November 1st, 2013

Today, I am thankful for the fact that no one really cares that I attempted to blog every day in October and then crashed and burned after the first 2 weeks.

pillow fluffing

Friday, October 18th, 2013

The other day I posited to husby that the baby was treating my bladder like a pillow. When it would suddenly empty out, the babe would try to fluff it back up right away, resulting in me having to pee right after having just peed. Husby thinks I’m crediting the fetus with too much cognition […]

car talk

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

How many automotive engineers does it take to jump start a car? At least 4, with 4 different car batteries, and 3 sets of jumper cables. And then the AAA jump starter guy shows up and informs you it is in fact not your battery. Put the car in neutral and it starts right up. […]