Category Archives: working mom

Quad Cities & John Deere World Headquarters

Several weeks ago (yes I’m muy behind!) I went on a business trip to the John Deere world headquarters in Moline, IL.  And yes, this was one day after returning from New York–I won’t plan back-to-back trips like that again!  … Continue reading

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Terrible Twos + Habit 7 {Sharpen the Saw}

I’ve got about 5 things jumbling around my mind tonight that need to get done, while Mumford & Sons (“I will wait, I will wait for you!“) is stuck in my head.  This blog, the last load of laundry from … Continue reading

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Hot & Cold | 18 months old

This post is gonna be (mostly) about G-man, since it’s been a few weeks. I’ve been suuuuper busy, employing many of my tricks for time-saving (and keeping one’s sanity) while trying to cram in family, work, eating, working out, cleaning … Continue reading

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Looking Forward & Loving It

I was already thinking this theme would be “looking forward” then I saw a friend’s post that said “Don’t look back, you’re not going that way.” So true… it’s funny, because I have about 20 random flashbacks every day. J … Continue reading

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Eating Clean starts… NOW!

Tomorrow I start a 10-day challenge. Eating right, exercising, drinking plenty of water, and having one Shakeology shake each day. I’m hoping this will be the kick in the butt I need to A) get back on track to eating … Continue reading

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A Quick Day in the Life of a Momma

Monday nights are my nights. J has school and is gone for a good 4+ hours. Plenty of “me” time right? Well, if you’re a parent, you probably just said to yourself “Wrong” haha. I always meant to do a … Continue reading

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Sick Day(s)

I’ve been sick lately.  And by lately, I mean since… November.  Yep, ever since I had to spend time with a co-worker whose cough sounded like a bark.  Then I’d kick it, then I’d be sick again.  Nothing major, just … Continue reading

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