Thoughts From A Work-From-Home Mom

August 30, 2013

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

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

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

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

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

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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