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Thoughts From A Work-From-Home Mom

August 30, 2013
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As Mazen nears one, I’ve been thinking a lot lately about my career, motherhood and how I’ve balanced it all over the past year. I am lucky to be able to make a living and take care of Mazen from my home. When I think of the thousands of you who pop in to say […]

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Techie Things

August 2, 2013
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Currently typing with…SlideIt keyboard. For all you Android users, this is the best swype text keyboard! Not only does it practically predict every word I type, but you can program short cuts to expand. Tired of typing in your email address when you leave blog comments? Create a shortcut like “KAY” that expands magically to […]

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Anatomy Of A Snack

July 25, 2013
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This post is brought to you by NatureBox!   Snacking is one of those things that seems so simple. If you’re hungry, eat! Some people snack all day long; others (like my dad) never snack. I rarely find myself hungry between breakfast and lunch (assuming I have a sizeable breakfast) but I almost always need […]

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Backstage Pass

July 19, 2013
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Long time no talk! I used to share so much about my days with you all, and since I changed formats it’s not always evident what’s been going on backstage. Here are some tidbits! -On the exercise front, I am a walking machine! I’ve been covering 4-5 miles per day on foot, unless it’s pouring […]

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Happy Sixth Anniversary!

June 2, 2013
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Yesterday we celebrated the marriage of Larbs + Matt! Today my Matt and I remember our own wedding 6 years ago… ANNIVERSARIES PAST First Wedding Anniversary Second Wedding Anniversary 6.2 Wedding Video Wedding Highlights Third Wedding Anniversary Fourth Wedding Anniversary Fifth Wedding Anniversary Every year I try to show a different set of photos from […]

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Thought Collection: Does Variety Impact Weight Management?

May 16, 2013
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Another debate on this lovely morning… My aunt once told me that her mother ate the exact same breakfast and lunch every single day of her life. I can’t remember the exact meals, but I think breakfast was something simple like an egg with toast and lunch was a scoop of tuna over a tomato. […]

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Thought Collection: Is Intensity A Limited Resource?

May 6, 2013
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Something I’ve been pondering for a while – I’d love to hear your thoughts! Since having a baby, I am really lacking the energy for high intensity exercise. I can walk till my legs ache, and I enjoy short runs, yoga and weight lifting. I have no trouble motivating myself to work out. But I […]

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