Mary Baum

The Post Baby Come Back Plan

The Post Baby Come Back Plan

Since I am back at the running game now, I figured it is probably best I formulate somewhat of a plan, huh? Otherwise, I’ll go out, run too many miles too quickly, and then most likely get injured. I don’t want to commit to certain days right now, since my priority is Grant, and not […]

I’m Baaack!

I’m Baaack!

I went to my 6-week post partum appointment yesterday, and I got the go ahead to resume all normal activity! Which of course, means I can get back to normal running. I couldn’t be more excited! The last time I really ran long and quick (for me) was the Kentucky Derby Marathon – almost a […]

What’s On My Nightstand

What’s On My Nightstand

One misconception I had before Grant arrived was that I would have a bit of free time. I mean, babies sleep a lot, right? So that should give me plenty of time to catch up on tv shows, read some books, and hang out. Ha! How wrong I was. When he sleeps, I have to […]

Just Live In The Moment

Just Live In The Moment

Over the weekend, I was chatting with another mom and she asked me a question that really stayed with me. “Can you not wait until he is older?”. The only response I could come up with was No, absolutely not. I guess she had a rough time when her son was a newborn. She didn’t […]

Crockpot Ranch Chicken

Crockpot Ranch Chicken

The name of the game lately has been quick and easy, which of course, applies to anything I am actually able to whip up in the kitchen. Here is a yummy chicken recipe I’ve made a couple of time in the past few months! Crockpot Ranch Chicken 1-1.25 lbs chicken breast 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1 […]