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New Year, New Start

New Year, New Start

2021 is here, 2020 has passed. The year 2020 marked so much change and growth for me. I became a mom and learned a new type of love, I connected with lots of family and friends, and I grew my professional repertoire. However, if i’m […]

Integrating Work, Motherhood, and Life

Integrating Work, Motherhood, and Life

I’m writing this post right at the beginning of the school year after I’ve been back at work for about three months. Three months. Really? Only three months? In truth, I’ve been avoiding this topic because I don’t really know what to say or offer […]

Witt Family Vacation

Witt Family Vacation

Four years ago I remember receiving a text message (or maybe an email) from my mom suggesting that we all get together for a week over summer. She sent this about a month or two before the suggested date, which just didn’t work. This sparked […]

Waking Up to a New Normal

Waking Up to a New Normal

Everyday at 5am my alarm clock goes off. I get out of bed and start my day with some type of exercise, a quick shower, then either dive into work or walk down the hall to wake up sweet baby Hudson. I wake up to […]

Finding Balance During Maternity Leave

Finding Balance During Maternity Leave

I’m a person who likes to be as prepared as possible and took this approach when it came to preparing to go on maternity leave. I did just about anything and everything I could to get my team squared away, smoothly transition, and ensure I […]

How to Build an Exercise Circuit: A Non-Expert’s Guide

How to Build an Exercise Circuit: A Non-Expert’s Guide

A circuit (according to this non-expert) is a type of exercise consisting of several different body movements designed to work different muscle groups. You typically repeat the circuit several times and take breaks in between each circuit, or sometimes in between each exercise. Circuit training […]

I’ve Been a Mom for Three Months

I’ve Been a Mom for Three Months

It’s been just over three months since I became a mom, we became a family of three, and the world got brighter and sweeter. I have no idea where the time has gone and yet it feels like it’s gone slowly. Some days I can’t […]

At Home: Five Things You Can Do In Five Minutes

At Home: Five Things You Can Do In Five Minutes

I relish feeling productive and knowing that I’ve made the most of my day. Nothing bothers me more than when the day has come to an end and nothing on my to-do list is crossed off. Of course there’s always balance between a to-do list […]

Quarantine Exercise: A Non-Expert’s Guide

Quarantine Exercise: A Non-Expert’s Guide

You should know that while I’m writing about exercise and what it means for me during this time of quarantine, I am in no way trying to be the best at exercise… nor am I pretending to be an expert of any sort related to […]

A Different Easter Celebration

A Different Easter Celebration

Easter 2019 looked very different from Easter 2020.  Last year around this time I was counting down the days before my parents arrived in Georgia, scheduling our housekeeper to get things nice and tidy before they arrived, planning a list of fun things to show […]