Since becoming a group fitness instructor, I have found myself immersed in Spotify and playlist building. This isn’t really anything new for me, but my profile used to look alot different. It was a mix of my favorite bands, different moods, and albums that I was listening to regularly…but now it is nothing but “Class… Continue reading What I am listening to right now | Workout Playlist!
I have spent the better part of 2015 (ok ok, into 2016 too) MIA from this sweet little blog…but for good reason! I have been going through months of training to become a certified Indoor Cycle and TRX instructor! Almost every free minute that I would have usually dedicated to cooking and working out was… Continue reading I am officially an INSTRUCTOR!
Yesterday, after a Saturday night out in DC, I was not in the capacity to go on one of my normal [read: nutty] Sunday prep days. There are few things that I hate more than starting the week in the hole though…and I had a ton of chicken in the freezer. The benefit of such… Continue reading Healthy Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup
Originally posted on Fitness and Health Spot:
So the weight room at LA Fitness has become a “new home” for me this summer, and one thing I can’t help but notice when I go in there is the 10:1 ratio. What’s that? It’s the guy to girl ratio in that area of the gym. Now,…
Originally posted on Dine, dash, & deadlift:
Let’s talk protein bars today. Are they convenient? Yes. Are they tasty? Some are. Some are terrible. Can they be included in a healthful diet? Of course. Should we turn to them on a regular basis instead of whole food-based meals and snacks? No, no, no! Do I use protein…
Now, before you look at me like, “Giiiirl, you are at the gym to work out and not to take nasty pictures of yourself,” hear me out. Yes, I am a gym selfie taker. Yes, I totally try and act inconspicuous when people walk into the group exercise room or locker room while I am… Continue reading Gym Selfies Like Whoa!
[Alright kids, this is going to be a wordy post, but it is going to be worth it… …trust me. Okay? Okay.] To keep my story as short as possible, I will just start by saying that two summers ago I finally got fed up with never feeling 100% well. I had acid reflux/indigestion, bloating, stomach… Continue reading Tone It Up | “fit, healthy and happy!”