Nearly every year, my husband waits until December 24th to do his Christmas shopping. It’s kind of a tradition. A very annoying tradition.
Most of the time he does a good job selecting gifts for me. In 18 years I’ve only actually had to return one thing, and that was because ...more
One thing I love about Trim Healthy Mama is that they understand some of the pitfalls people run into when trying to change their food habits. An example of this is beverage selection. There are so many soda addicts out there, and trying to switch to plain water all of ...more
Howdy, folks! It's Wednesday, and I wanted to do a little update about week 1 of the challenge. I also want to hear about how you guys are doing this week with your THM journey.
What are you eating? What are you struggling with?
I had to step on the scale at ...more
Here it is. The THM menu I promised to have up last Thursday. When you’re a perfectionist, making up a weekly menu is very time-consuming!
This menu includes 7 each of dinners, lunches, breakfasts, morning snacks and afternoon snacks. I've included all the recipes or links to recipes.
This THM menu:
So, as many of you know, I have been experiencing headaches and migraines and homeschool problems that have kept me from completing the menu I wanted to have up on Thursday.
I think I looked a little something like this all day yesterday--------------------------->
Fortunately, I woke up headache-free this morning. Hoorah! I've ...more
I've gotten a few emails lately from ladies who have fallen off the THM wagon and are struggling to get back on.
I'm going to come clean here and admit that I'm having the same problem.
I've had plenty of excuses. We're down to one car so it's hard to find time ...more
Picking gifts for teens can be challenging. Teenagers can be a finicky lot. They tend to have expensive tastes, but there are many things you can get for them that they would find useful and enjoyable that don't cost a fortune.
Here are 29 gift ideas, covering a wide range of ...more
Are you having holiday guests over the next couple of months? In my three-part series, I go over everything you need to make your guests feel welcome.
Where will your visitors sleep?
Part of being the best hostess ever means making sure your guests have a comfortable place to sleep. In part ...more
There are only six days left before Halloween. Of course, you are totally on top of things and already have your family's costumes ready to go. Right?
No? Me neither.
I’m the queen of Halloween procrastination! I have been known to shop for materials just two hours before trick or treating started, ...more
This guide to successful home hair color is a long and thorough post! Once you’ve finished reading this, download the printable checklist I’ve created for you!
I found my first white hair at age 12. TWELVE!!! I inherited my early graying hair from my mom.
By the time I was in my ...more