10 Movies To Watch To Light A Fire Under Your Fit Butt!

Even the most motivated individuals need a little push.  Whether you're feeling a little too tired, or want to simply say 'I'll do my workout tomorrow'.  On top of reading inspiring blog articles or watching vlogs, I like to sit down and watch a good movie to really get me revved up to get my … Continue reading 10 Movies To Watch To Light A Fire Under Your Fit Butt!

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How to Make Your Own Fitness Challenge

I love following this blog! If you need something challenging or fresh for your summer workouts (or life) read this and then go follow the blog!

Finding delight.

Today marks DAY 5 of my 10-Day Ballet Challenge and I’m LOVING it! Ballet is exercise that I enjoy, and although it’s a work-out it doesn’t feel like work in the same way that some exercise does. And as someone who easily succumbs to decision fatigue, I love waking up and knowing my work-out for the day is already sorted.

So, maybe you’re not so keen on living out your ballerina dreams but still find the idea of an at-home fitness challenge a little bit alluring. I’m here to help! (TBH, planning is half the fun of these things!) Below are the steps I followed to make my very own fitness challenge and YOU CAN TOO…

Decide on the length of your challenge.

I love yoga too much to spend too many days away from my mat. I decided on 10 days sort of at random. If you get bored…

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Last Minute Holiday Gifts For Fitness Junkies 2016

Aw, tis' the season.  Winter storm Decima blasted her way through this weekend leaving us with first, another foot of snow, and then freezing us with -10 weather (-20--25 with wind chill), making it hard to go outside much less do all of the Christmas shopping we needed done.  But we did it, despite the … Continue reading Last Minute Holiday Gifts For Fitness Junkies 2016

On Catcalls and Miami

Finding delight.

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After weeks of disbelief, this afternoon I thought to myself, “Oh! Of course. Of course our country didn’t elect a woman as President.” 

Of course we didn’t. Because there are men in this country who can navigate a roundabout with their head completely stuck outside the window of the food service delivery truck they’re driving, face turned 90 degrees away from the road they should be watching, all to make disgusting, slurpy kiss noises at a 31 year old woman (Read: me) carrying a library book about the Holocaust and sporting a 3-days-since-last-washed top knot.

Of course.

The catcalling in Miami is pretty brutal. You’re probably not all that surprised by this. I can’t say I was either. But the salt on the wound is that it sucks ass to drive anywhere in this city. If two of my stops are a few blocks apart, I’ll often leave my car at…

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How Taking My Grandma to Florida Humbled Me.

Two days before my husband, my father, and I were set to hit the road to Port St. Lucie, Florida for a week long, overdue, and much deserved vacation, I walked through the front door after getting home from work to find Jeff sitting in the recliner listening to Motown music and cooking dinner.  It … Continue reading How Taking My Grandma to Florida Humbled Me.

Here’s To A Guilt Free Year (and other goals)

Welcome to the new year! I am so excited for the new year to come for everyone out there.  I hope people find happiness and love and laughter this year! I was thinking the other day about what the new year means for me and others.  It's funny that, although I'm highly against the unhealthy … Continue reading Here’s To A Guilt Free Year (and other goals)

A (Cheaper) Last Minute Gift Guide for Your Favorite Workout Fiend

Good morning, blog readers! Since it has been six months since my blog went live, I decided to go ahead and give the blog a new fresh look!   I chose this design because it a lot lighter(so hopefully will bring more of a lighter fun feel instead of the darker colors) and it's simplistic and … Continue reading A (Cheaper) Last Minute Gift Guide for Your Favorite Workout Fiend