Staying sane: self-care in crisis mode; working from home
Fitness, Moving, Musings

How I’m staying sane while my world has gone mad

(This post contains affiliate links. I receive a small commission from purchases made through affiliate links. My opinions are entirely my own. You can see my full disclosure policy here.  Thanks bunches.) So while things haven't really gone swimmingly for us this year, at least they have finally calmed down a little. It's really only… Continue reading How I’m staying sane while my world has gone mad

Fitness, Large family

{SQT} Bronchitis, strep, pneumonia. And some other stuff.

~1~  So October hasn't really been our month.  Unless by "our month," you mean, "our month to get sick over and over again." In that case, yes, it's definitely been our month. I love having a houseful of kiddos, especially these days when I am poignantly aware that some of them are gonna grow up… Continue reading {SQT} Bronchitis, strep, pneumonia. And some other stuff.

Fitness

Running: Day 5

Five days into my little running project: so far, so good.  I've run/walked three times and I did still get in kettlebell once, and that's with plenty of crazy going on.  It'll just take time before I know if I like it, or if I just like the shiny newness of it.  It is nicely… Continue reading Running: Day 5

Fitness

Another New Thing – or, don’t I have enough to do?

A few days ago before the blog went live, I was thinking maybe I'd do some posts about kettlebell.  I have been working out with kettlebells for a few years; they are really a busy mom's dream, giving you a great workout in a very short time - 10-20 minutes will do a lot.   I… Continue reading Another New Thing – or, don’t I have enough to do?