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Category Archives: Mommin’ like a boss

unfiltered stories of life as a mom

Pack lunch…like a boss!

Well, lazy summer days are over and we are back to chauffeuring kids to sports, attending school events, running bedtimeView full post »

Opt outside | Buena Vista CO

On Monday morning I hop in the car and breathe in the sweet smell of campfire smoke. Days after our excursion I enjoyView full post »

Manuel Antonio | Costa Rica

Wednesday The sun is shining so we spend our last mountain morning at the pool before embarking on the journey to ManuelView full post »

La Fortuna | Costa Rica

Sunday We arrive in Arenal in the late afternoon. We are greeted in the lobby of Mountain Paradise Hotel with fruityView full post »

Tamarindo | Costa Rica

Wednesday We arrive at Liberia Airport, hop in our shuttle and stop for a taste of the fresh local food we’ll beView full post »

Badass Mother – Jess Kos Birney

I met Jessica a lifetime ago (before marriage & motherhood) at a fitness workshop. I was immediately drawn to her.View full post »

Your kids brain on exercise

As humans, we are meant to be physically active throughout the day. But as a society we are training our kids to “View full post »

Adventures in Aeroponics | Part One

Gardening is not my thing. I can’t even keep a houseplant alive. But I’ve always wanted to grow my own foodView full post »

Badass Mother – Jill Sterner

As a busy mother myself, I’m always looking to other moms for ideas on how to keep healthy & strong whileView full post »

Fuel your young athlete

On a sunny Saturday afternoon, I’m watching my daughter play soccer and notice that her energy dwindling by theView full post »

The better I treat myself…

“The better I treat myself, the better my life becomes” -Spirit JunkieIt’s Saturday and not quiteView full post »

The broken leg saga

87 days, 3 casts and 1 walking boot… The first hours were the worst. It was agonizing to see the pain in his eyesView full post »

14.

Fourteen is this sweet stage between childhood innocence and adult independence. I get to sit back and watch my selfView full post »

Detox. Every Damn Day.

Detoxifying our bodies is not something we should think about once a year. Since we are exposed to toxins from theView full post »

Reset

It’s a new year and I’m pretty damn excited to start fresh. The end of 2016 included some traumatic events.View full post »