September – Life Goals

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Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout September – Life Goals Cook with Ian 1x / Week Now that the boys are getting more independent, I’m wanting to get back into cooking with Ian. We used to cook together every weekend. Ever since having Collin, we’ve basically stopped. So, I figure now is the time to start again! But…

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August Life Goals Update

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout August Life Goals – Update And just like that summer is done. It was a wonderful few months of relaxation, delicious food, and fun times. Even though I was in a bit of a funk part of the summer (the reason I set these particular goals), I’ve got to say I’m feeling…

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August Lifestyle Goals

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Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout August Lifestyle Goals I’ve talked a bit about my experience with anxiety and depression. Recently, I’ve noticed a bit of a funk has been seeping back. I wouldn’t characterize it as depression – just a bit of a loss of interest. As I mentioned last month, I felt unmotivated in my July…

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July Lifestyle Goals – Update

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Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout July Lifestyle Goals – Update I think I say this every month, “Where in the world did the days go?” I can’t believe it’s almost August, which means, Fall is right around the corner and then BAM here’s Christmas! Not really, but time certainly does fly. Unfortunately, this month was not my…

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July Lifestyle Goals

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Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout July Monthly Goals Another month done. Holy moly summer is going to be finished before I know it. Even though I’m not ready for summer to end, I always love the beginning of a new month because I get to set new monthly goals. I thoroughly enjoy trying to achieve something and…

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June Monthly Goals How Did I Do?

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Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout June Monthly Goals June 28, 2019 How is it already the end of June and the end of another set of monthly goals? It seemed like we had the longest winter in Salt Lake, so I’m just starting to get my sun tan. Even though this month flew by, I was able…

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June Goals

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout June Goals June 1, 2019 No Takeout Monday-Thursday The creation of food delivery companies is a dangerous thing. After a long day of work or playing with the kiddos, it’s often difficult to find the motivation to cook. But paying $40+ for dinner gets expensive and quickly adds up. With the ending…

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May Goals – How Did I Do?

Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Write 5 Things I’m Thankful for Everyday I’ve written 5 things I’m thankful almost every day this month and I’ve absolutely loved doing it. If you’re in funk or finding it difficult to enjoy the simple things in life, I suggest trying it out. On my hardest days, which I have had…

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May 2019 Update

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Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout May 2019 Update Spend Individual Time with Both Kids Once Per Weekend Yup! I’ve been rocking this goal. My favorite activity has been baking with Owen. Collin is still too young to participate in baking or cooking so I usually just play with him. It’s wonderful placing all of my attention on…

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May 2019 Goals

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Login HomeRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout May 2019 Goals May 1, 2019 Spend Individual Time with Each Kids Once Per Weekend Before having Collin, I was completely naïve as to how much busier a second kid would make our lives. Now, our weekends feel like a rat race. Trying to do “fun” activities, grocery shopping, cleaning, cooking, work,…

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