• Relaxing A Little

    March 31, 2019mruckstuhl

    Two weekends ago my husband and I went away (without our daughter) for a retreat with friends. It was the perfect weather to have a fire in the evenings. During the day on Saturday we cuddled up to watch videos and share ideas on how to build better marriages for ourselves and our spouses. We spent good, quality time with each other and our friends. The only bad thing about the weekend was how much I ate. There was a lot of food and snacks laying around. Normally I can resist those things, but I had been allowing a bit more carbs than usual into my diet and I stretched myself a bit more that weekend. We also did a bit of drinking in the…

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  • Let’s See What the Damage Is…

    October 7, 2018mruckstuhl

    Considering what and how I have eaten in the past on these trips, I did really well. I am proud of the good choices that I DID make.

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  • New Mexico Vacation Countdown 2018

    October 7, 2018mruckstuhl

    We are in the count down to the last three days before our annual Albuquerque, New Mexico vacation. It’s arguably one of our favorite times of the year. My husband has quite a bit of family there and he’s been making this trip every year since he was about three or four years old. I began visiting when we got engaged in 2012 and it’s been one of my favorite places ever since. I’m about to make a confession. It may alienate some of you but I’m willing to take that chance in order to be my true, authentic self around all of you. Here goes… I like the mountains better than the beach. If I’m given a choice between a hiking trip in the…

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