New Whole Foods Market in Massachusetts to Love + $50 GC Giveaway

Living in a city I take for granted having amazing grocery stores within walking distance. Whole Foods Market has been on a roll lately opening new locations all over the country. The latest outpost is in Westford, Massachusetts. The nearest Whole Foods Market is about 25 miles away which was fascinating to me since I […]

The New Mom Sleep Update + Bear Mattress Review

Did you know May is known as the “Sleep Better Month?” I didn’t. In 1985, the Better Sleep Council designated May as “Better Sleep Month” to help focus attention on the importance of sleep in leading a healthy, productive life. I get the importance, but I can’t really control my situation with an infant… Sleeping […]

Fit Mom’s Guide: Gyms and Studios in Boston with Childcare

In Boston, there are not a ton of gyms or fitness studios with childcare. The number of options however seem to be increasing by the week. Here is a current list of all the studios in the city I recommend that you can visit once your doctor gives you the green light to start exercising […]

I Missed This The Most + Just Add Cooking Discount Code

During Tommy’s first month, Nick and family took over the role of making dinner. I never imagined how much I would miss this simple chore. I’ve always been the cook and Nick the cleaner. I hate cleaning and now I felt like it was my responsibility. It wasn’t but I just felt bad sitting on […]

Studio Review: Bar Method Boston

The next Boston studio to be reviewed on my ClassPass tour is Bar Method. My long time readers might remember that, I was a member of Bar Method for over a year before I started teaching at Barry’s Bootcamp in the fall of 2013. I was always a runner and lifter but wanted to try […]

Infants + Sleep: Reviewing our Baby Favorites

“How are you doing?” “Are you sleeping at all? Is the baby sleeping?” Yep. These are the questions I get asked most often these days. And how an infant sleeps determines a lot in the beginning so selecting what they sleep in can be stressful before they arrive. After reading tons of reviews and researching […]

Class Review: Mom and Baby Barre Fusion Asana Charlestown

There is childcare at many gyms and studios these days but still very few Mommy and Me fitness classes in Boston right now. There are two that I have tried, one in Back Bay at Xtend Barre and one in Charlestown at Asana Charlestown with my friend Jenn Phelan (who is pregnant with #2). The […]

ClassPass Studio Review: BTone Fitness North End

I love the Lagree Method which is a style of Pilates performed on a Megaformer. The only place in Boston where you can do it is at Btone Fitness, which now has 5 studios in the area. I was a regular in Claudia’s class before getting pregnant and continued to go using my ClassPass during […]

How To Create Your Baby Registry + Biggest Baby Shower in Boston

When it came time to registering for LittleFit, I was seriously overwhelmed. Having been to many showers, I knew to stick to the registry but never thought about what went into creating said list. Here are my five top tips for making it less painful and more enjoyable when deciding what to get for your […]

Pregnancy Workout Modifications Second Trimester

No two pregnancies are the same. While I’m sharing my journey as a first time mom, I know my energy may not be the same the second time around. Same goes for you. I knew I wanted to stay active during these  9 10 months but didn’t know what the expect. Here is a quick […]