Running Shoes & Sports Bras for Your Body Type

*Disclaimer: Brooks Running sent me free gear in exchange for this blog post. However, all opinions and statements are my own. I truly love this brand! There are two, well actually three, things that can make or break your workout – your shoes, your sports bra, and your attitude. If you read this post, you’ll be guaranteed at least two out of the three! ūüėČ When I was younger, I could get away with buying my running shoes and sports bras solely based on their look and price tag (the cheaper the better). However, I’ve been more prone to injury as I’ve gotten older, and my girls just won’t bare the bouncing of¬†cheapy bras anymore. That’s when I found Brooks Read More

12 Days of Fitness Reindeer Run - 5k run


12 Days of Fitness Challenge – Day 6: Reindeer Run

You are halfway through your¬†12¬†Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge! You’ve all been working so hard and I’m LOVING all of your check-ins. I’m so excited to give one of you some of my favorite products from Slap Nutrition, I Am Bar, and Carmel Barre! Today, I’m challenging you to a 5k run or walk! It’s just a little over three miles! Lace up your running shoes (I’ll be rocking my New Balance 711v2 shoes) and find a fun trail, run around your neighborhood, or jump on the treadmill. There’s nothing like a runner’s high. I can’t wait for you to experience it yourself! Goal Evaluation Challenge The halfway mark of a challenge is the perfect time to re-evaluate your Read More

12 Days of Fitness Day 5 Swiss Ball Workout


12 Days of Fitness Challenge – Day 5: Sleigh Bells Swiss Ball Workout

It’s¬†Day 5 of your 12¬†Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge and you’re in for a treat. I love using a Swiss ball in my workouts to add extra core toning to my strength training. Creating an unstable surface¬†(or having to balance with the exercise ball) forces you to contract your ab muscles the whole time and amps up the calorie burn! This workout will sculpt your body from head-to-toe so let’s get to it! Download your printable version by right clicking¬†here¬†and selecting “Save/Download As.” Healthy Dessert Challenge Are you dealing with massive holiday treat cravings? Yup, me too! When I want to dive head first into a bowl of Figgy Pudding, I simply crush the craving with a healthy alternative. Read More

12 Days of Fitness Angel Wings Workout


12 Days of Fitness Challenge – Day 4: Angel Wings Workout

Say hello to Day 4¬†of your 12¬†Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge. You’re already a third of the way through! Have you been keeping up on your check-ins? You don’t want to miss out on an opportunity to win some majorly juicy prizes. If you plan on wearing a sleeveless dress this holiday season, this may be your favorite workout of the challenge! Sculpted, svelte arms are just a few exercises away. Strong is sexy ladies. Let’s show off those guns! Download your printable version by right clicking¬†here¬†and selecting “Download/Save Image As.” Don’t forget to check in once you’ve completed your Angel Wings¬†Workout on Facebook or Instagram for a chance to win awesome prizes from IAmBar, Slap Nutrition, and Carmel Read More

12 Days of Fitness Baby It's Cold Outside Booty Workout


12 Days of Fitness Challenge – Day 3: Baby It’s Cold Outside Booty Workout

Day 3 of your 12¬†Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge and you are rocking it! Are you sore? Good! Make sure you’re drinking plenty of water, getting enough sleep, and eating a combination of complex carbohydrates and lean protein within 60 minutes of your workout. This will help fend off achy muscles. Keep up the hard work. You’ll thank me later, I promise! You don’t need to ask Santa for a perky booty! This workout is your ticket to a lifted, sculpted derriere. There’s no equipment needed unless you want to add an extra challenge and grab a small, circular resistance band. Download your printable version by right clicking¬†here¬†and selecting “Save File As.” Don’t forget to check in once you’ve Read More