Author Archives: Beckie

About Beckie

I am a mother, wife, and doula trying to find more joy in life by having less.

Seasonal Depression

Yeah. That’s happening. I’ll be back, I swear. Advertisements

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Sweet Potato “Fritters” with Ginger and Coconut

Since I’m doing this Whole30 diet thing it pretty much eliminates all desserts and sweets. I loovvveee dessert. I will die without something dessert like for 30 days. So I came up with this Whole30 compliant deliciousness! Ingredients: 2 medium … Continue reading

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I spent the last two weeks getting the kids in to the school groove. That’s my excuse for not being around, in real life, as well as here. Honestly, though, I’ve just been hermit-ing still because it makes life easier … Continue reading

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fake it ’til you make it

I hate hate hate that phrase. Hate. If something is eating away at you, do you really think that ignoring it is an effective solution? Do you actually believe that this is a healthy response to discontent? Should I have … Continue reading

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I’m becoming one. Mainly because it’s easier then dealing with the anxiety. And I know it’s a bad idea. I just can’t seem to help myself. You’d think my house would be cleaner from the amount of time I’ve spent … Continue reading

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moving on up.

I haven’t been posting much because good ole life got in the way, but now things are settling down again and I’m getting back to it. We decided to give Alex one more shot at traditional schooling and enrolled him … Continue reading

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work it.

I started the Jillian Michaels’ 30 day shred today. I’ve done it once before but wasn’t able to complete the whole thirty days because of illness. This time: nothing’s gonna stop me. I’m hoping to use the elliptical in my … Continue reading

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