One week down 18 to go!

Hi FitMoms, First I want to apologize for the delay in this post, I have been having computer issues and to be honest I am having to rewrite this one now as my last one just got deleted!!! Now, as some of you may know, I am doing a 19 week wellness challenge where I [...]

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Sweet Donations!

New Years is not the only time when this Fit Mom makes resolutions!  Every year after Halloween, candy is sworn off for a good two to three months days and then I hear the Reeses Peanut Butter Cups and Peanut M&M’s calling my name. No matter how the candy got into your house, we are [...]

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Fashion Friday. What to wear to a pool party…

Even though it is raining outside, we have sunshine on our minds!  For Fashion Friday/what to wear we are doing an outfit for a pool party.  This dress is $29.00  from Joe Fresh and it is the cutest maxi dress (which we think is very reminiscent of a Missoni)! www.joefresh.com. xx

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Thirsty Tuesday…fun summer cocktail…FitMom in the City’s little helper

YUM…although this week we are not partaking in cocktails, see post from yesterday (Mom Monday…Bikini diet) we are looking forward to having this fun summer frozen cocktail when the time is right…hope you all enjoy it! FitMom in the City’s little helper.  Frozen Watermelon Daiquiri. One cup of FROZEN watermelon cubes One shot of Rum Stevia to [...]

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Mom Monday…Bikini diet

Good Morning FitMoms!!!  As some of you may know, our bikini photo shoot is scheduled for August and horror of horrors that is just around the corner!  Time to kick it up a notch!  For Mom Monday we are going to share with you Shape Magazine’s Bikini Beach Body Diet because this is what we [...]

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“The piano ain’t got no wrong notes.” Thelonious Monk

This kids begs to differ.   My grandmother played the piano, beautifully.  My mother plays the piano, beautifully.  I play the piano, less beautifully but with GREAT enthusiasm. And so when my kids wanted to take lessons, I was on board.  I assumed that they would take to it instantly, and become virtuousos in 10 [...]

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Shine Bright Like a Diamond

I don’t live here.   But I do live in NYC, in an old building.  (Realtors call it pre-war, but let’s call a spade a spade.  It’s just old.)  And with old buildings come old floors, which get dull, unshiny and well, old-looking. I realize that not everyone cares about this stuff, but I found [...]

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Fun with French! (And Spanish, and Mandarin, and . . .)

My daughter attends a very lovely but very traditional school, where languages are taught the way they’ve been taught for a kazillion years- vocabulary lists, tedious black and white  printouts, boring quizzes… I know I wasted so many hours sitting through French classes in my youth, and can I speak a word today?  NON. Enter [...]

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Movie Review: Kung Fu Panda 2. Written by FitKid N

Movie Review:  Kung Fu Panda 2 by FitKid N! Last weekend, I watched Kung Fu Panda. It was great. Here is what it’s about.  So it’s in ancient China. An evil warrior, Tai Lung, escaped from prison.  So Po has to stop Tai Lung. In Kung Fu Panda 2, an evil peacock named Shen wants [...]

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Dermarific!

I had been using the same cosmetic dermatologist for over 10 years.  Yes, her services were costly, but the payback was in my unlined face.  I really believe that because I started Botox early, I’ve avoided the deeply etched lines I’d have had otherwise. But when I started getting fillers along with Botox, the bill [...]

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