Monthly Archives: May 2011

In Progress.

There are few posts in progress (in my head). The holiday weekend is actually still in progress around here. Spring turning into summer is absolutely still in progress. Can someone tell the Portland weather that Memorial Day weekend has passed? … Continue reading

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Six months (twenty-six weeks, 183 days, half a year).

M&M is now days away from the six month mark. I’ve actually been referring to her as “six months” for weeks now; I think to lessen the shock. Now that I’m used to the idea I can be excited for … Continue reading

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On Ramp Graduation.

Friday was my last regular On Ramp class. This morning I made up the class I missed when we were flu-stricken. Thus, I’ve graduated! And Sunday we re-did our first day. We ran through the same workout to see improvements … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: New Nut Jars

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My name is Ashley, and I am an Introvert.

If there were another -ism to the widely accepted list (sexism, racism, ageism, etc.) I would lobby hard for temperamentism. Okay, so it doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue, but the concept is spot on. Our society, and the many … Continue reading

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Master of my own Domain.

No, not the Seinfeld version of this statement. I’m talking about “homemaking.” When I was eight months pregnant and returned to school we did one of the best things we could have done. We splurged on a house cleaning service. … Continue reading

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Just Say No [to Pinterest].

Okay, maybe that is a little harsh. Of course I believe in freedom of choice, and that each of us knows what’s best for us (when, why, how, who, where). That being said…really? Really?! After seeing the #pinterest hashtag pop … Continue reading

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The difference a month can make.

It is truly amazing what can happen in just a few weeks. Less than four weeks ago I began Crossfit and dabbling in Paleo eating. Now I feel like I could take on the world. Every. Single. Day. Just over … Continue reading

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Paleo Progress (and food porn).

I am loving it. And really, truly embracing this ride. I’m still new (three weeks today). I’m not perfect. But I’m taking the ideas to heart and making changes here, there, and everywhere. And it feels like a major Ah-ha, … Continue reading

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What Comes In Must Go Out: Solids and Cloth Diapering.

I’ve decided to spare you the visual representation of this sentiment. You can thank me profusely in the comment section 😉 M&M has entered the next phase of babyhood and is now consuming solid foods! We started her a few … Continue reading

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