What’s the best way to get yourself prepared and ready for a 5 mile run when it is below freezing? Call a friend. Call a really good friend who will tell you that you have to do this and that you have no choice. This is what happened to me today. I got the “Suck it up. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Glamour’s March 2013 Magazine just hit the shelves and I had to scan it for fashion trends and interesting articles. One article, entitled, “Confessions of a Celebrity Trainer,” perked my professional and personal interests. I have a confession: I would love to be a celebrity trainer. Since every ‘body’ is so different and yet I […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
I can finally admit that losing weight was healthy in many ways, but it didn’t help one of my worst vices: Clothes Shopping. For those of you who are losing inches and pounds and feel great, here’s a warning: It may make you want to spend CRAZY money on new clothes. After all, you feel […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Loose, airy and feminine, like this top from Kohl’s Tek Gear If you have been reading this blog for a while, you know that I care (probably too much) about my fashion fitness apparel. It is just that when I feel confident, I tend to push myself to that next level. I get excited to wear […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
March madness is upon us, but not that basketball kind…That’s right! Madness in your closet is probably happening (as the weather is getting warmer and you will have to bare those arms for Spring and Summer). Madness, perhaps anxiety, or even a bit of a frowny face… Fear not! I have some tips for how […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Me, with darker hair! Not my whole hair history, but a year of it! I’m sure if you were to ask any woman about her hair, she could give a a story. Stories about length, cut, style and color (etc…). Here’s my brief hair history: I was born as a baldy. Eventually, white fuzzy hair grew […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Yes, you can lose this bump…eventually! It used to be my favorite excuse for why I couldn’t get back into shape after my kids were born: “I had a cesarean.” Here’s the ugly truth. It isn’t easy to recover from childbirth, and your body will never be the same. It might even be better, but […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
No, I wasn’t watching reality TV! (Not this time!) During a recent weekend, I visited Chicago so that I could celebrate one of my great friend’s upcoming wedding. I don’t get to see these friends all that often, but the best part about seeing them is that it is always a great time to catch […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
What is your shape? It doesn’t matter, because chances are good that you have issues with whatever shape you are. I know all the magazines tell us to “Embrace Our Shape” while meanwhile promoting basically the one same shape over and over (the non-shape, that is…). Suffice it to say, the basic model is a […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
I have to admit, I don’t put a lot of stock into pageants…for little girls, I think they are creepy and for the women’s pageants, I usually just watch if it happens to be on. However, the story of Bree Bryce caught my attention, since her platform is one that I think is much more […]Continue Reading... No Comments.