Kindergarten Coma

I. Am. Tired. I thought holidays teaching first and second grade were rough… until I taught Kindergarten. Every single part of my body hurts, and I am mentally fried. We did some schoolwork this week, but mostly did arts and crafts to decorate the classroom […]

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Welcome!

Hi everyone! Welcome to my new blog, Of Motherhood & Mayhem! Inside you will find a compilation of my inner thoughts on daily life, frugal living, my post-baby journey to fitness, and dance! If you know me in real life, you will know that I […]

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So.

These past few weeks have been nuts. Gunner and I have been taking turns being sick, work has been so stressful at times that I can’t even deal, and the progress on the construction of our house has come to a grinding halt. Our plumbing […]

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Hi-ya!!

Gunner began karate this week. He loves it! And I know his daddy is thrilled since he does Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He is seriously the cutest thing ever!!

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Bodyspace Challenge!

I have officially entered myself in the Bodyspace transformation challenge. It’s about to get real up in here, because I’m posting my before pictures. I’ve done this contest before and had great results! Only I got off track due to work related stress and went […]

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Today in Pictures

Here is my day in pictures: Today was fairly uneventful. I woke up, we got dressed, drove to Starbucks and bought a White Chocolate Mocha Decaf with Soymilk while Gunner chose the vanilla flavored milk. I also went to the gym in the first time […]

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New Years Resolutions

I’ve had such a wonderful break. I’ve been able to spend time with my son and husband. Not stressed to the max. Not overwhelmed. Not brushing them off because I have to grade papers or complete “Professional Development” for work. In exactly 4 days, I […]

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Work Work Work

I am soooooo exhausted. I’ve been staying up for the past several nights making lesson plans, doing homework for school, working the church nursery, attending a PTA meeting, going to bellydance, etc…etc… And now I have class in the morning. Somebody kill me! Today I was […]

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Almost 3…Going on 13

My son… My almost three-year-old, sweet, baby boy mocked me today. I was running around the house fussing at him because he was goofing around instead of eating his gumbo like he *should* have been eating it. He then proceeds to MOCK me. Yep. He […]

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Woooow

It has been nearly an entire year since I’ve updated my blog, so I thought it needed a fresh new layout and name. A simple name that can tell the story of my life in just a few words. So I chose “Of Motherhood & […]

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