At Home Workouts Quarantine Edition

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Home workouts have never been more popular now that most of us are stuck at home. If you have a full gym already in your basement, lucky you! Many of us even though we create home workouts for a living, have still preferred to go to an actual gym so this is an adjustment. Yesterday, […]

Postpartum Fitness: 5 Moves to Avoid!

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I teach a Mommy + Me workout class in Boston once a week and my favorite thing is talking to all the new mommas about how THEY are doing. I asked everyone to share a personal win this week and at first they were silent with nothing at all. “Surely, you all had something new???” […]

TMI: How long did it take to get your period back after nursing?

This is a blog post my dad and Nick’s coworkers can skip over. I’m gonna talk about fertility, menstrual cycles, intermittent fasting and nursing. Fun stuff that guys really wanna know about. On to the over sharing… I nursed Tommy for 18 months. I got my period two weeks after I stopped. I was not […]

Intermittent Fasting And Breastfeeding: Is it a good idea for postpartum weight loss?

I used intermittent fasting to lose the last 5-10 lbs of my baby weight six months postpartum. After both pregnancies, I was unable to lose the weight using breastfeeding and had to use exercise and diet to get back to feeling good about myself again. I get a lot of questions, YES I REALLY DO, […]

How I Lost The Baby Weight Again

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I’ve been meaning to share how I lost the baby weight after having my second son for the past couple of months. It took me 9-10 months both times to get back to my pre-pregnancy weight and feel like I sorta look the same. Don’t worry, the extra belly skin is easy to hide in […]

How To Repair Your Diastasis Recti aka Mummy Tummy

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If you are looking for ways to repair or fix your diastasis recti, you’ve come to the right place. After years of thinking that I knew what I was doing, I saw a pelvic floor specialist and realize that while I “knew” what to do and what not to do, I was not actually engaging […]

Why I Saw a Physical Therapist for my Pelvic Floor and Diastasis Recti

I’ve been saying this for years but after having a baby, you really should go to a physical therapist for your pelvic floor and if you believe you have a diastasis recti. As a personal trainer, you do not learn the basics when it comes to healing. While I have done a ton of research […]

Postpartum Arms + Abs Workout

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I get a lot of questions about safe arm workouts postpartum that people can do asap. I would recommend waiting as long as your body needs but if you’re antsy, this one is a safe place to start. Post baby workouts are no joke. Do not start exercising again until your body is ready. While […]

My Experience Intermittent Fasting and Breastfeeding

One of the most popular questions I’ve been getting on Instagram is about Intermittent Fasting and nursing aka breastfeeding. People want to know first, if I’m doing IF, second, if I’m still nursing and lastly, if I’ve noticed a drop in my supply.  Short answer is no, I have not noticed a drop in my […]

Postpartum Workout #2 | Full Body at Home, 10 minutes

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I recently realized I do not have a lot of postpartum workout videos on my YouTube channel. The reason is that after Tommy, I didn’t know what I was doing! I wanted to go through postpartum recovery to know what did and did not work before shilling out advice. You can take a course but […]