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  • YOU Control Your Thoughts
    by not your average mom on March 21, 2019 at 11:05 pm

    Are you ready for my next soul searching discovery? You might not like what I’ve discovered. Or maybe you will. I guess it depends on how you look at it. Anyway, here is my very HUGE a-ha moment. You know all those people in your life who have […]

  • I’m Okay With People Being Wrong About Me
    by not your average mom on March 19, 2019 at 6:56 pm

    I have been doing quite a bit of soul searching in the last few months. For lots of different reasons. The difficulties in my marriage have really prompted me to take a good, hard look at myself. Parenting teenagers and pre-teens will certainly […]

  • More Life Lessons Through Swimming
    by not your average mom on March 18, 2019 at 10:43 pm

    I’m sitting in the lobby right now, while Number 3 and 4 are in the pool warming up for the second night of finals at a four day swim meet. Last year I was at this same meet, losing my mind. COMPLETELY LOSING MY MIND. Last year I had little […]

  • Week 48
    by not your average mom on March 12, 2019 at 12:33 am

    54 weeks ago I had pretty major  prolapse surgery including a hysterectomy. Due to the severity of the prolapse, I stopped most exercise. I did not stop eating, though. And I packed on some serious pounds. 50 weeks ago, when I was pretty much […]

  • A Major A-ha Moment
    by not your average mom on March 9, 2019 at 1:08 am

    This week has been full of a-ha moments for me. Like really big, life-changing a-ha moments. I have been doing a lot of introspection. A lot of really paying attention to what I’m doing. A lot of being super, super mindful. I think this is the […]