What the F was I thinking? Let’s talk morning routines

Family, Freestyle

Hey, mamas. Talk to me about your morning routine. It seems that no matter what we try to do, getting out the door every morning with a toddler (and baby) in tow is a complete sh*t show.

Now I completely understand why a radio commercial (I forget the brand) asked, “Have you had a morning before your morning?” Yes. Oh my god, yes. I get it now.

VIDEO | “Red, Please” Stitch Fix Unboxing

Fashion, Fun

Hey yo! Heather here with my second Stitch Fix unboxing video.

If you’re new to Stitch Fix, it’s like having a personal stylist who hand picks items based on your input and sends you a mystery box full of (5) goodies. You pick keep what you like and send everything else back in the handy dandy envelope they provide. There are incentives to keep everything — like 25% off — so for less than $200 you get:

Learn to braid with @twistmepretty challenge

Fashion, Freestyle, Fun

Let’s talk about hair, shall we?

It comes in different lengths, colors, textures, etc. We all have it (if we’re lucky). And it’s another thing that sometimes stresses me out when I’m gettin ready each morning.

Having kids does a number to your morning routine, especially if you have one nursing (meaning YOU are tied down for 30-45 minutes easy). So when a lady I’ve been following on Insta for YEARS resurrected her email marketing to announce a 30-day braiding challenge, I thought, “Why the hell not!?”

Getting into a new routine

Fitness

Hey, lovelies!

Another day, another Peloton ride. I haven’t pulled the trigger on an actual Peloton cycle. I just don’t have upwards of $2500 to drop on myself right now.

However, I was lucky to inherit a Lemond cycle from my mother-in-law. And since I’ve taken hundreds of spin classes in my younger years, it was easy enough for me to translate the cadence and resistance numbers the Peloton instructors reference.