Super Easy Black Bean Burgers (Vegetarian)

I was scrounging around in my kitchen for some lunch and decided to let the muses create what they will. They came up with a super duper easy Black Bean burger recipe that was really tasty. All you need: 1 can of black beans, rinsed and smashed1/3 c. cooked quick oats (I cooked mine with… Continue reading Super Easy Black Bean Burgers (Vegetarian)

7 Months Postpartum and my decision about daycare amid the COVID-19 pandemic

I made it seven months postpartum as of April 27, and I weighed in at 134 lbs. Seven lbs away from my pre-pregnancy weight. COVID-19 has posed some new issues and moral dilemmas that as a parent, I hoped I would never have to make. The major one being, do I put my child in… Continue reading 7 Months Postpartum and my decision about daycare amid the COVID-19 pandemic

6 Months Postpartum Exercise Transformation

6 months postpartum as of Friday and I weighed in at 138, up a couple lbs from last week but I've been eating so many reeses cups this week and last week that I'm actually impressed that I didn't gain more than that. I don't have a lot to report this week, other than yes,… Continue reading 6 Months Postpartum Exercise Transformation

25 Weeks postpartum and What to do when the gym closes for Covid-19 and other national emergencies

It's been a crazy couple of weeks. Covid-19 is on everyone's mind and to couple that with the fact that my job lost the rebid for our contract and I've had a couple interviews and some other things, plus triple kid duty because the daycares are closed.....whew. Its been crazy. I weighed in last week… Continue reading 25 Weeks postpartum and What to do when the gym closes for Covid-19 and other national emergencies

22 Weeks (5 months) postpartum

22 weeks postpartum as of yesterday, which is 5 months and now 2 days, and I weighed in at 139lbs. I'm still stuck in this rut hovering around 140, with 12 lbs still to lose before I'm back to pre-pregnancy weight, so I'm not getting too excited about being in the 130s...I've been here before.… Continue reading 22 Weeks (5 months) postpartum