Beautifully Marred by Dust

As a 35-year old, working mother of 2, the idea of setting a goal and achieving it is not new to me.  So when I gave birth to my 2nd child 18 months ago, I set a goal to lose the weight, get healthier, blah, blah, blah.  Like every woman in America it seems, I bought into this whole idea of what it means to be a perfect mother:  losing that damn baby weight.  Being the achiever that I am, I set a goal to try to get down to 18% body fat.  Why you ask?  Good question.  Before I get to that, here is what I did to achieve the goal. ...more