Category Archives: Basement

Updates!

It has been a little bit since I have updated so I thought I would post what I have been up to.

On the 26th of May, Remy turned 4 months old. I cannot believe how big she is getting! She is already 15 pound 12 ounces and 23.75 inches long! Remy is now even eating solids, which is such a fun thing. She loves bananas, apples, and sweet potatoes. She can sit up supported, grab at toys (which she will ultimately put in her mouth), and can roll over from belly-to-back and back-to-belly as well!. Everyday is just fun with her because she is the joy in my life! Remy likes to watch cartoons now too, not that she understands them, but she will giggle at things. Spongebob and Dora are her favorite! I love every moment with my wonderful daughter.

I have been working out and trying to lose weight for a little over a month now. And I have to say that things are going pretty well, but I need to step it up a bit. So far, I have lost about 10 pounds! There is still a lot to lose, but I think it is a great start. I have been watching what I eat and working out daily. Currently, I attend a Zumba class every Tuesday and Thursday and I love it. I never thought I would be one to do Zumba, but I feel it really has changed the way I work out. I feel that it makes cardio bearable. I also will try to do a work out DVD everyday, at least 5 times a week. I am a huge fan of Jillian Michaels and her style. I love No More Trouble Zones and have just started her kettlebell workouts. Plus, I also have some Zumba DVDs that I am going to throw in there. Though it can be hard to work out when you have a baby, but I try very hard to meet my goals and am going to create a schedule for myself that I will attempt to follow daily. I have also started a food journal to help watch what I eat and monitor fats and calories. It is a slow going process but I know it will be worth it in the end.

As far as writing and reading, I have said before and I will say again, everything is slow going with a baby! May took a huge hit in the bookclubs I am participating in and in writing my novel. But this month I am vowing to change…yes I know I say that all the time, but this time I mean it. I am going to start setting aside more time to read and write and basic time just for myself. Who knows, maybe I will get more posts in if I do this! Plus, on Monday I start school! I cannot even believe it. I will be continuing my MBA program. I am so excited to do so.

Well, here is to hoping I can start getting on more of a schedule, especially with school starting.

 

What has everyone else been up to?


Basement Work, Part 3!

Almost done!!

Closet in living room –

Living Room –

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Computer area –

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Master Bedroom –

They are suppose to be done here in a few days and we will be moving all of our stuff down there! Once the living room is completed, they will be starting the bedroom. Soon our own little apartment will be completed!


Basement Work, Part 2!

Our new apartment is in the works and soon we will hopefully be able to move our living room down there. I am so excited!

Closet in living room –

Living Room –

Living Room –

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Closet/Master Bedroom –

Master Bedroom –

Laundry Room Closet –

Hallway –

They are working more this weekend. I will post some more when I take some new ones on Monday!


Basement Work.

With all that is going on, I thought it would be cool to post some pictures of the basement my husband and uncle are redoing for us. They have only been working for a week and they have already made significant strides. Here are some shots of the beginning of the project and what they are planning on turning everything into.

Closet in living room –

Living Room –

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Closet/Master Bedroom –

Master Bedroom –

Bedroom –

Baby’s Room –

Hallway –

Tomorrow I will post pictures after one week of work. You will be surprised!