strength training

Have you tried a new class or vegan restaurant yet this month? I challenged you two weeks ago to expand your horizons and join the Well Together challenge with Tina from Carrots ‘n’ Cake and I as part of a campaign with Harvard Pilgrim. Originally, I thought I was going to show Tina what my […]

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As the first chilly Monday, I bring you a new Pilates Butt Workout called the “Lean Mean Legging Routine.” It it an 8 minute routine that you can do at home and follow along with me. Yes, I do it in real time. Jenn Phelan, one of Boston’s favorite Pilates instructors, swears this is her […]

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The New York Fashion Week might be over, but that doesn’t mean we stopped thinking about how amazing some of the model bodies were. Yes, some are too skinny but many (most) models these days work hard to get definition. This workout is a 10-minute circuit that I would recommend repeating 2 more times if […]

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This weekend, if you’re not sure what to do, try my newest workout featuring on my YouTube channel called The Ice Cream Sundae Workout. Why is it called that? Because after you finish, you will feel like you deserve to have one! Try my banana soft-serve recipe instead! Do each move for 1 minute without […]

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Each Friday I (try) to share with you my workouts from the past week. This week was a little different because I began my 1-month unlimited package that I bought for $100 as a special to The Bar Method in Boston. I always start my Monday with a 30-40 minute run. It’s like my reset […]

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Do you bring snacks with you when you go on vacation? I always do and am actually in Mexico right now hanging out with my girlfriends from high school so before I left, I shot this video to share with you guys. Here is what I bring with me! The customs took my apple but […]

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Today I bring you a YouTube workout video featuring my favorite butt toning moves inspired by Bar Method (or Barre) and Physique 57 exercise classes. For the past year, these type of workouts have been my favorite for tightening up trouble areas. While I have larger quads than I’d like, these exercises help target and […]

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I have a confession to make. At the gym, if I see someone who I think has a killer body, I’ll watch what they do at the gym. Sometimes I create stories for the “characters” I see on a regular basis. I like to guess if they played a sport in college, recently lost weight […]

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Fitfuential has secured a few partnerships with a variety of online publications. I’m so excited to have the opportunity to audition to write for one of them. I can’t share with you the name of the publications yet, but I’m in the final rounds! They’d like to see what I bring to the table so […]

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This morning I had a mini protein pancake before the gym.  Typically, I wait to have it after but I knew I wanted to work hard so breaky was necessary.  At the gym, I tried out this workout from Women’s Health Magazine I got in my inbox yesterday. It was titled, “The Fastest Way to […]

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