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Miso Maple Slaw

Miso Maple Slaw

Fresh & tasty salad alert! This was so simple really tasty. My kids LOVE edamame so that made it an instant hit (even if my 6-year old picked out ONLY the Edamame #reallife)

Red Hot Spicy Peas

Red Hot Spicy Peas

This was a simple, quick side for grilled chicken but it would pair beautifully with chicken or pork too! Or have it on its own as a veggie meal on brown rice or quinoa! #yum

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In a slump? Here’s what to do!

In a slump? Here’s what to do!

We all hit them. Sometimes it's slow coming, sometimes it hits you like a brick wall...but all of the sudden you've lost your momentum and you just. can't. seem. to. get. going. UGH. When that happens (and it will) the very first thing I tell my clients is to harness...

What is the BEST advice you ever received?

What is the BEST advice you ever received?

I was recently listening to The Beautiful Writers Podcast. It was an interview with the fabulous Elizabeth Gilbert. One of the questions posed by Danielle LaPorte was “What is the best advice you ever received and why?” Love that question! The advice was given to hear by a mentor early in her writing career. Her answer is a total #truthbomb…

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Fitness FAQ: Should I do “double days?”

Fitness FAQ: Should I do “double days?”

Question: should I work out twice in one day? Answer: I think the answer to this one involves a few layers. So I’m going to divide my answer into two questions that you can consider if you’re wondering about this….

Heck No FOMO!

Heck No FOMO!

In case you didn’t know, September is the second coming of January in the world of health & fitness. So if you haven’t noticed already the marketing to get you “on board” and “back on the wagon” has commenced. Which means you’re about to see all sorts of messages about what you should do to get back to fitness this fall. And there are 5 common mistakes/ misconceptions people have around being successful with their fitness & creating a healthy lifestyle. Let’s shine a light on them so you can get out there and ROCK your fitness this fall!

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Body love & losing weight (isn’t that a contradiction?)

Body love & losing weight (isn’t that a contradiction?)

The other day I was chatting with a group of women around the topics of body love, self-compassion & health. In hushed tones one of them shyly asked me, “can I love my body…and still want to lose weight?” She asked me as though it was some dirty little secret, that somehow she couldn’t desire to change her body – and still love her body. That the two ideas were somehow contradictory. And I realized that there was a need for clarification!

Be Body Positive #12: Be Unstoppable

Be Body Positive #12: Be Unstoppable

Being body positive is about so much more than feeling comfortable & happy in your body. It’s about the lens through which you view your world. It’s about the attitude you take to your life and how you “show up.” It’s about the confidence with which you carry yourself and the unstoppable spirit that you possess. You are capable of so much more than you know. And it all starts with a belief in your ability to do whatever it is you decide YOU want to do. #besuperyou