book review: cyber storm

  I’ve been really into podcasts lately (more on that to come in another post), and after binge listening everything I think I could possibly want to listen to (I am currently subscribed to 10 different podcasts) I wanted something else to listen to while I wait for updates. Upon heading to Amazon to buy…

poshmark

Shop my closet on Poshmark! I’ve got a few awesome jackets, a never used Rebecca Minkoff purse, and more to come!

beachbody vs daily burn

  So, as I noted in my previous post, I am back to eating a Paleo diet! So far, I’ve lost 4 lbs (totally water weight), and I’m feeling pretty good. I’ve been sick, so it’s hard to judge how I’m actually feeling, but I definitely feel less bloated. With a 9 month old at…

back to basics, back to paleo

  Well, the last two weeks have been a challenge to say the least. Having a sick baby is no joke, and of course that translates into very little sleep! So, what better way to get through a tough time than getting back to basics. Small workouts to keep my adrenaline up and paleo to keep…

10 ways to feel better when things suck

  10. Watch a movie you love from your childhood. I know it sounds silly, but nostalgia is scientifically proven to improve mood. (Scientific American) 9. Eat something small and delicious. Even if you’re watching your weight, chances are a small treat won’t completely derail your efforts. Eating dark chocolate can even improve your cardiovascular health,…

headspace

  Ok, so this is definitely not “tomorrow,” lol, but regardless, I’m back within a week, so let’s celebrate the small victories. About a year ago I tried the FabFitFun subscription box, which to be honest was awesome, but the price point is a bit high for me to receive it regularly. The contents were…

i’m done using busy as an excuse.

I could take the easy route, and just say that the reason I haven’t posted in forever is that I’ve been busy; it wouldn’t be far off from the truth.  Having a baby is a new set of responsibilities, and basically managing another person’s life, into what is likely already a life filled with activities,…

do you believe in magic?

I will be the first one to admit, I LOVE Harry Potter. tumblr.com I’ve always been fascinated by magic. No, not the ‘rabbit out of the hat’ type of magic, but the stuff that stories are made of. Wizards and witches, stories of the sky lighting up with spells cast and ancient powers called. So…

overly ambitious re-launch!

As you may have noticed, I redesigned overlyambitious.com! I hope you like the new, streamlined layout and what I feel is a more visually engaging format. I also have a few new pages! The DESIGN and PAINTING links lead to some work I’ve done recently. I’d love to hear your thoughts.  Thanks for checking out overly ambitious. I…