Sober October Journal- day 1

It’s Monday, September 28, and here is my first Sober October journal post. You may notice that I am starting this challenge early. It is because I don’t like starting things midweek. Symmetry is the name of my brain game, folks. Since I wrote last.. This weekend I took full advantage of it being the…

Last Day!! – Sober October Journal

👻 𝕳𝖆𝖕𝖕𝖞 𝕳𝖆𝖑𝖑𝖔𝖜𝖊𝖊𝖓!! 💀 Good morning, everyone! So, I am sitting here with three shots of tequila in front of me …noooo!!! I am just kidding! Today is THE last day of Sober October, and my favorite holiday. Which, I am pretty happy about! Today marks the end of 32 days of listening to myself…

Day 27-Sober October Journal

Hey guys, Still going strong here! So last night, Friday night, my husband changed plans during our talk on his drive home after work. We both had heavy weeks with work and he wanted to go out. We were supposed to take-in and carve pumpkins with our girls, but he wanted nothing to do with…

Day 25- Sober October Journal

🎶 Day 25! Day 25! Day 25! 🎶 Still going, guys! Woo. Twenty-five days without alcohol. No junk food. Conscious eating overall, and fasting after 8PM. There have been a few temptations to eat poorly or to drink since I last wrote, but I have been clean. There just have been lots of work focus,…

Day 22- Sober October Journal

Hello WordPressers! Nine days to go! As of today, it is 22 days without alcohol, no junk food and being mindful with my food choices-fasting after 8PM. I can’t believe there are so many days under my belt versus ahead of me. I can almost see the finish line! Ok so this post is going…

Day 17- Sober October Journal

Hello everyone! How is it only day 17? I’m just kidding! This month is flying by so quickly and I am still going! We are talking.. no alcohol, no junk food, fasting after 8PM and being overall sensible with eating. My skin is happy. My tummy is happy and my family is happy. Since my…

Day 14-Sober October Journal

Hello Everyone!! It is Sunday at 6A. There’s no CCD. I should be sleeping, but I am a mother and 42 years old. Sleeping in, for me, has lost its meaning years ago. As I type this, my husband is sleeping. Full on sleep. I don’t know how he can sleep for so long? I…

Day 10- Sober October Journal

Woo! Day ten, everyone!! Since my last post, I have kept up not drinking any alcohol. Yes! Big back pats to me! Mentally, it wasn’t as easy this week as it had been last week though. It’s a challenge, right? Right. I chose this specific challenge for a reason. To dare myself to cut back…

Day 7- Sober October Journal

Hey guys! Saturday, yesterday, was a rest day from the gym but not from life. Haha. I spent most of my day cleaning closets and switching out my oldest kid’s clothes over to Fall. I now have SEVEN trash bags of clothing and shoes donations from her clean out -and I am still not done!…

Day 5 – Sober October Journal

Hello everyone! Already on day five of my Sober October challenge here. Can’t believe it! Each morning, I am waking up looking forward to the day ahead, even with all the delayed onset muscle soreness right now. That feeling is a constant reminder of the work I am doing and I want more! Which I…

Day 3- Sober October Journal

Hello my night owls! Just about to hit the sheets, trying to get better sleep, but wanted to update my blog. Ok, so I started on Monday, September 30… so here we are on day three. Today was a pretty great day. Work was high stress per the usual. Ugh, this reorganization is going to…

Let’s start! Sober October Journal

Hey Everyone! Recently, I started thinking it was time to get myself back into a routine with my lifestyle choices and decided to jump with both feet into Sober October. Getting back to the Gym: For a few years, as my friends have seen on Snap and IG, I was a gym rat. I was…

What Lifting Has Taught Me This Year

Helloooooooo WordPressland! It dawned on me how long it has been since I last posted as I was looking at today’s date. Then I also realized that it was an important date for me, as well.  As a year ago, I made the decision from going to the gym every other day, three days a week,…

It’s About Time I Updated You!

Wow, my my, I just looked at when I last posted and I swear it was last week…NOT that long ago.  So sorry!  This is a good sign though, right?  Too much going on to stop and post to the masses of WordPressland.  At least that is my excuse. Ahhh, so much to talk about!…

Picnic in the Park..But First

A fitness update! Hi Everyone! Happy Friday! Well, I wanted to talk about.. my scale.  It’s been two hard kick-ass weeks straight that my scale has finally given in to our friendship, and I am extremely happy to finally breathe a sigh of fitness related relief; our friendship is that I stand on him and he tells…