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Am I the only one that hates the feeling of chia seeds grinding in between your teeth? I like the taste of chia pudding, but the texture not so much. It is a perfect sweet treat at the end of a clean eating day. Naturally gluten free and vegan, I was curious what would happen […]

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For Valentine’s Day, I decided to make my favorite cookies, French macarons. I have never attempted to make them before and was actually nervous. Thankfully, I had all the necessary ingredients and kitchen tools on hand, which is surprising since I use them probably twice a year. Macarons are made with almond flour making them […]

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As you know, I’ve been uploading videos all August featuring Back To School tips, workouts and recipes. Here is Claire from The Slender Student sharing with you all of you a delicious and sweet recipe you make in your dorm room using just a microwave! Don’t forget to check out my newest video featuring healthy snacks for […]

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Yep, you read the title right. Sweat, not sweets. Saturday was the first of two baby showers for my sister. Since her husband comes from a large Southie family, we split it up into two so that there were not over 70 guests and she could enjoy talking to everyone. There were over 50 guests […]

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On Christmas, I gifted myself a day off from working out. To be honest, I intended to go for a run to get out of the house but it was slightly raining and just above freezing temperature outside. I did not bring my running rain jacket and I did not want to do a strength […]

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Do you love ice cream but wish there was a low-calorie, clean version to make quick when a craving strikes? If you are looking for a recipe with more protein and less carbs, this is the banana soft serve for you! Two week ago, I filmed a video called the Ice Cream Sundae Workout. It […]

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Today I have a recipe that I’m pretty pumped to share with all of you. It’s a combination of a few recipes and any similarities to other recipes are coincidence as I promise I whipped it up on my own. After reading about Chocolate Covered Katie’s usage of chickpeas in baked goods, I was determined […]

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This weekend, I finished my first double digit long run of 10 miles! What an accomplishment.  I am running the Chicago Urbanathlon this Saturday.  Nervous and excited, I can’t wait to visit the city of Oprah.  I’m trying to plan out my trip, so if you have been or live there and have a suggestion, […]

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While away on vacation, I found it easy to stick to my fitness routine with the help of a wake up buddy, scheduled workouts and the burden of alcohol consumption from the night before.  Here is what I did: Wednesday: Tom Holland’s ACK Fit Bootcamp at Jetties Beach Thursday: Interval Run – Warm up 5 […]

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The past week I was down in New York City fulfilling one of my duties as a blogger on CrushingTheCourse.com. CTC is a website run by Gatorade, Women’s Health and Men’s Health to promote the Urbanathlon series.  I took the train down Tuesday night for a day of testing to begin on Wednesday at Peak […]

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