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Pumpedpumpkin

California 19711
My name is Alexis, I'm a registered nurse living and eating in a healthy lifestyle. My food choices are based on whole nutritionally complete foods. I enjoy my daily indulgences but find healthier ways to do so. I recently was considered a "Cardio queen" but soon found that lifting... Full Bio
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It’s been awhile by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello pumpkins! I definitely plan to start blogging again some more. I miss reading and commenting on blogs and the friends I’ve made through blogging. It’s been ... Read on »
Welcome Home by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Husband is almost officially home! This is mostly going to be pictures. Because words can’t express the joy and thanks I have for the support I received from my husband, f ... Read on »
Sweeter with you care package by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living During the deployment, I sent a box per week if I could. I never went longer than a week and a half without sending the husband a box. The husband has a gluten intolerance ... Read on »
10 Deployment Lessons by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living The husband and I started this journey 8 months ago. I can tell you, it’s not easy. The deployment. We all know what the soldiers go through is difficult. They are the one ... Read on »
I’m sorry it’s been so long by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Pumpkins, I’m sorry this year has been a roller coaster of events. From the husband bing deployed and every emotion that went along with it.  Worrying about exerci ... Read on »
“Hang in there” care package by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Now that my husband has gotten more than a few of his care packages I can finally start revealing some of the boxes I have put together! I didn’t want to spoil the surpris ... Read on »
Ladies, your man isn’t always right by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I was at the gym this weekend. Saturday afternoon with a bunch of ripped dudes who had the weekend off. -insert eye rolls- It was a leg day for me so I started off with my ... Read on »
Care packages 101 by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living As a first time around newly wed army NG wife I had no idea what this deployment would be like. I knew there was a chance of my husband being deployed but it’s never set i ... Read on »
I never thought by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I know… I know… Sorry. I’ve been MIA. However if you follow me on Instagram you know I haven’t been too disconnected from the world.  I thought no one wanted to read my dail ... Read on »
A green package by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello pumpkins! This post was originally supposed to be posted yesterday but I had a real girl job orientation and dinner with my new deployment friend. The women who ... Read on »
Surviving a deployment part 1 by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hey pumpkins, The last “good byes” and “be safe’s” have been said. There have been many tears in the past few weeks but also some huge successes. Who says a girl can’t ... Read on »
A few favorites by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hey pumpkins! I was going to post a “Fridays Favorite” yesterday but night shifts make my days blend together and I honestly forgot it was Friday. So here it goes! 1. ... Read on »
It was insane by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello pumpkins! This past weekend I was staying at a hotel that didn’t have a gym. I was unfamiliar with the roads (no side walks, kinda creepy, dark weird buildings) ... Read on »
Hotel room crockpot recipe by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hey pumpkins! Over the past weekend I was away and staying at a hotel. If you follow me on Instagram you will see my random pictures of my crockpot meals. The husband ... Read on »
Wedding: The Party by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living If you have missed it Wedding prep The “I dos” Husband/Wife Portraits These reception pictures are very personal to me. They aren’t the typical posed pict ... Read on »
Just keep smiling by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I have been doing a recap of our wedding: In case you missed it After the wedding, we went right into the portraits with family and the bridal party.  I’m luck ... Read on »
The “I do’s” by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I was surprisingly calm during the preparation, I didn’t have any butterflies or nerves. The husband and I didn’t see each other dressed but were together during the day b ... Read on »
Wedding prep by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello pumpkins. I really cannot hold this in anymore but I finally received my wedding pictures!!!. I can finally share with you all some of the highlights from our we ... Read on »
Endurance or Strength by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello pumpkins, My training these past few weeks have been off between the holidays and the husband deploying. I’m trying to find my routine again. I am also having ma ... Read on »
One day at a time by Pumpedpumpkin Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Hello pumpkins! Thank you for the support on yesterday’s post. It was a incredibly rough day. My initial thought when I found out about the deployment was “what am I g ... Read on »