Meal Prep Monday

Meal Prep Monday

After a really great experience preparing all of my meals ahead of time last week, I was really excited to do it again this week. My meal prep for this week started on Saturday when I created an . . . Continue Reading »

Weekly Weigh-In Week 13

Weekly Weigh-In

This week I changed everything up!  My weight loss over the last few months has been slow and steady, up and down, which I'm proud of considering the holidays were thrown in there and I'm . . . Continue Reading »

Day In The Life: New Normal


Some nights I go to bed and think "OMG, I have to do that all over again tomorrow".  For this Day In The Life I thought I'd share my new normal with y'all. I have never been more happy for a . . . Continue Reading »

Favorite Baby Gear: 0-3 months

Favorite Baby Gear newborns

Now that our baby is 3 months old and we've had time to use a number of products, I thought I would share our favorite baby gear for 0-3 months.  A lot of baby gear is hit or miss.  Every . . . Continue Reading »

Meal Prep Monday

Meal Prep Monday

A few weeks ago Neal and I decided to change the way we meal plan and grocery shop.  Instead of me shopping for the two of us, we've decided to shop separately.  What we realized is that I was buying . . . Continue Reading »

Mason Jar Greek Salads

Mason Jar Greek Salads

Make ahead meals have been my saving grace these days and what's better than a meal in a mason jar? This weekend I made these delicious mason jar greek salads with a Crockpot Greek chicken as . . . Continue Reading »

Weekly Weigh-In Week 12

Weekly Weigh-In

Now THAT was an awesome holiday season!  Sure I had a few slip ups, but this was the first holiday season in ages where I ended it feeling in control.  The holidays are tough because they're filled . . . Continue Reading »

January 2015 Goals

San Antonio Sunset

Who doesn't love a fresh start?  Well today's your chance to think about the month ahead and to create a plan for the next 31 days. In December I... Realized how hard it is to be a (working) . . . Continue Reading »

Thursday Thoughts- A New Year

2014 Collage

2014 was pretty amazing.  It's honestly bittersweet to see it end, but I'm really excited about 2015.  Last New Years I already knew I was pregnant so my goals were centered around my growing daughter . . . Continue Reading »

Organizing Myself in 2015

Organizing myself for 2015

2014 was an absolutely amazing year! I had an amazing pregnancy, enjoyed every ounce of my maternity leave, and am loving who I became this year.  While I'm sad to see it end, I love New Years and am . . . Continue Reading »

Being More Prepared

Special K Chewy Snack Bars

As I move into 2015, one of my goals is to be more prepared and to limit situations in which I have to scramble to make healthy decisions.  I often find myself in situations where I wish I . . . Continue Reading »

Experiencing Texas


Earlier this year I read an article about gifting experiences instead of material things for Christmas and I absolutely loved the concept. After telling Neal about the article we both decided to gift . . . Continue Reading »

Christmas In Texas

Neal and Ashley

Howdy from San Antonio, Texas! Christmas Eve Neal, Magnolia, and I made our way to San Antonio for the Christmas holiday. We took a late night flight in the hopes that Magnolia would sleep and . . . Continue Reading »

One Year Later

Family Stefanie Harrington Photography

One year ago today I found out I was pregnant with Magnolia! It's kinda unreal to think of how different life is 365 days later. This time last year I had just returned from an amazing cruise, was . . . Continue Reading »