Category Waking Up Accountable

Creating Habits for a Happier & Healthier Life

That drive-thru Starbucks used to be exciting. It would start my day with a smile. I remember thinking that my excitement for something so mundane was strange. Maybe it’s an adult thing, I thought? A hot cup of half-caf handed to me with a big smile… Sad reality or small victory? Either way, I took […]

From Whole30 to the Road Ahead

I did it. Guys…. I did it!! I successfully completed the Whole30!!!! I’m still in disbelief that I crossed the finish line of a month without all of my favorite foods and beverages. I knew I coooouuullllddd do it, but I haven’t… ever. Do you ever think about that? We get defensive¬†with others (or our […]

Happily Ever Whole30

Today marks day 7 of my Whole30 journey. My initial surge of excitement seven days ago almost resulted in a kick-off post, but something deep inside me said I needed to wait. I needed to experience the initial challenges and triumphs before bringing something of substance to my readers. Not only that, but I needed […]

3 Small Swaps for Daily Success

We all want better days, but often struggle getting there. The trick? Try and find small swaps in your daily routine that will give you an extra big boost. Trading in an already used minute for another action leaves us feeling accomplished without being overwhelmed or irritated. We may find discomfort in change at first, […]

The Bomb.com Breakfast Casserole

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day. I don’t argue that, but I mostly just think it’s the hardest. Sometimes I wake up instantaneously starving while other mornings become lunch time without a tummy grumble. I don’t usually have time for a big warm meal but oooohh boy that’s what I […]

The FABRUARY Challenge

It’s a month into the new year and you realize little has changed. Lofty dreams of newfound dedication have been pushed aside by¬†an unaltered love affair with the snooze button. Some small adjustments have been made but nothing close to substantial waves of progress. Instead of welcoming defeat, reflect on your personal truths and the […]

Resolution Resources: 7 Tools to Start Your Year Right

A new year is upon us which means one thing for sure, RESOLUTIONS!! Sure, resolutions might annoy us like mad and chances are, most of us have already blown it…. oops. Overall though, it’s an admirable process and if you’ve already failed, it should be a lesson that the same behaviors will produce the same […]