Postpartum Update: Eats + Workouts + Birthday Fun

So I decided to start dieting on Monday and by dieting, I mean I only had one glass of wine and didn’t have any cupcakes or cookies. Success! Small steps one at a time. My original goal was to be back at my pre baby weight by my birthday. That was March 23rd and I’m […]

My Post Pregnancy Diet Plans + $100 Kohl’s Giveaway

Now that Tommy has arrived, I’ve started thinking about getting back to my pre pregnancy diet. I think pregnancy taught me a lot about what my body wants and needs to maintain a healthy, happy and confident weight. I found that when I ate what I wanted and craved, my body told me when I […]

The SFit January Challenge! Say YES to FIT in ’16

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If I’ve learned anything since becoming pregnant, it’s that fitness is not about weight loss, it’s not about burning 1000 calories, and it’s NOT about bikini bodies. I created my 2016 January challenge to encourage you to move your body most days of the week, getting out of your comfort zone to see changes and […]

15-minute Lean + Strong Bridal Circuit Workout

I’ve got a crazy day tomorrow and will be heading down to Charlottesville, Virginia for one of my best friends weddings! I’m so excited to explore the little town, see my college friends and celebrate Allison’s union. I’ve heard and seen so many good things about C’ville. The town has a reputation online for being […]

Meal Prep Dinner Idea 101

Meal prepping is one of the keys to weight loss success. It takes the guess work out of what to make for dinner. If you are short on time, it avoids grabbing takeout with lackluster nutrition. It’s also cost and time effective. The main reason we don’t meal prep is because we are lazy when […]

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I am not big on New Year’s resolutions, mainly because along with the rest of the country, I find it hard to stick to them. Instead, I set goals for myself. In 2015, I have set a few goals so far. The first one will hopefully be achieved by April 20th. The second I hope […]

The Holiday Party How-To Guide

Today’s post is taken from my exclusive app. Typically, each week I provide new meal plans featuring a range of different diets from vegan to Paleo. The plans feature recipes, meal ideas and/or an easy to follow weekly meal planner that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg. his week I decided to change things […]

My Hilton Head Health Resort Visit

Wellness travel is one of the hottest tourism trends so when I was invited to check out Hilton Head Health Resort in South Carolina, I happily accepted the offer. I love to travel, eat healthy food and exercise, so why not?  Based on my research, the resort appeared to have 3 tracks guests could follow […]

How To Have a Healthy Thanksgiving That Doesn’t Suck

I have had Thanksgivings where I probably did consume nearly 4500 calories from the minute I woke up to the time I went to bed, which is the average number American’s consume on T-Day. I would like to hope that is not true since I started this blog but I am not someone that is […]

How To Eat Mindlessly Without Gaining Weight

When you think of portion control, you think of your fist, a thumb or deck of cards to correctly learn how much food you should be eating. We know how much we are “supposed” to eat but we just can’t seem to stick to that magic number. The USDA says Americans eating 500 more calories […]