Cheers to the flipping weekend

Happy Friday, friends! This evening, I'm going to my parents' for the weekend. It'll just be me, no hubs. Originally, he had plans where the guys would come over and they'd all play video games but that fell through, unfortunately. I thought it would be really nice for my introverted self to get out of [...]

Early mornings for nightowls

Getting ready for bed at 10:30pm continues to be working for me but getting up at 6:30am has not been easy. I snoozed my alarm again this morning... to 7:15am! So I'm running late now and I sat down to write this blog post without thinking of sweeping the house first. Being late and being [...]

Caffeine withdrawal?

Going to bed last night at 10:30pm was really successful. I was watching a tv show on my iPad while being mindful of the time and as soon as the clock struck 10:30, I turned it off and started my going-to-bed routine. I'm still really tired and I'm not entirely sure why but I decided [...]

Baby steps toward a better sleep schedule

I snoozed my alarm again this morning. I don't know why I'm so tired unless it's my body resisting a new schedule. I didn't have any coffee yesterday, to upset my body's natural wake and sleep cycles and I even started going to bed at 10:30pm! I read a little bit of my book and [...]

Waking up early is hard

Starting an early-to-bed routine on the night that Game of Thrones airs was perhaps not my best of ideas. I failed at this. Instead of getting ready for bed at 10:30pm, my husband and I started watching Game of Thrones at 10:30pm. Oops. Then I made matters worse by continuing my usual late-night Netflix watching [...]