Day 273 – Quick. Like Ninja.

9 HUGS, 2 children, 7 adults (1 husband, 1 owner and 1 employee at The Little Gym, 3 friends at The Little Gym, 1 waitress at Andy’s Burgers) Today was Ribbon Day at 5 year old’s karate class. I am so incredibly proud of how much he has accomplished. Not just physically, but he has…

Day 266 – The Comfort Of Routine

11 HUGS, 4 children, 5 adults (1 husband, 2 friends at The Little Gym, 2 mom friends at karate class) Holidays are so incredible. They are exciting, a time for visiting family, a time to decorate the house in a winter wonderland. It is all so dreamy. But, every year that dream eventually ends. When…

Day 161 – Mother to Mother Hug

8 HUGS, 2 children, 6 adults (1 Husband, 2 neighborhood friends, 1 postal worker, 2 Little Gym employees) I need to say a BIG THANK YOU to my annoyingly motivated neighbor. If it weren’t for her determination to get in shape and kick my butt in gear too, I wouldn’t have received half the hugs…

Day 149 – Why Wait? Be Happy

9 HUGS, 3 children, 6 adults (1 husband, 1 neighborhood friend, 2 waste disposal workers, 1 friend at karate class, 1 employee at The Little Gym) The morning started off pleasant enough. I home schooled my 4 year old and went for a nice walk with a neighbor. Next thing I knew, I was flying…

Day 133 – Eventful Uneventful Day

14 HUGS, 6 children, 6 adults (1 husband, 3 neighborhood friends, 1 UPS driver, 1 instructor at The Little Gym) Today I was driving home from my 4 year old’s karate class after the earthquake hit. (big news story, felt I needed to include it. I didn’t feel anything, but other mom’s at The Little…