summer shape up series week 4 workout schedule


Summer Shape Up Series: FINAL Week 4 Schedule

You made it to the final week of the Summer Shape Up Series! I am so frickin’ impressed with how many of you have stayed on top of your workouts and nutrition guidelines. For those of you who joined in late or were inspired in some other way from the month-long journey, you got this!! You can always go back to Week 1 and complete the month of workouts if you missed the bandwagon. We all start somewhere, and if it wasn’t three weeks ago, make it be TODAY! Finding your fit, gaining strength, and building confidence does not happen over night. It takes time. However, time will pass regardless, so make every day count! We are kicking it up a Read More

Life in Spandex Summer Shape Up Workout Series week 1


Summer Shape Up Series: Week 1

It’s the first week of the Life in Spandex Summer Shape Up Series and I can’t contain my excitement. Commit yourself NOW to scheduling out your workouts, eating according to the nutrition guidelines, and connecting with other ladies on the private Facebook group! If you’re doubting yourself already, it will trickle over into the effort you actually put in. If you haven’t signed up, make sure you do to receive your FREE Starter Booklet and email notifications. This digital gem is packed full of tips to help you stay on track to see and feel amazing results! Over the next four weeks, I am laying out everything you need to feel fit and healthy by the first day of summer! From how to Read More

Brooks Running - The Best Strength Training for Runners


The Best Strength Training Routine for Runners

*Brooks Running sent me free running gear in exchange for writing this blog post and hosting this give-a-way. However, all opinions and statements are my own. I truly love this brand! Jane did not receive any free gear. I want to start by giving a HUGE congrats to my client Jane! She is competing in the Napa Valley Marathon next weekend with the hope of qualifying for the Boston Marathon! I have no doubt she’ll make it. Her dedication to her 14-week prep is inspiring. There were definitely days where she came into the gym exhausted and sore from long-runs and very early mornings (all while juggling her demanding schedule and responsibilities as a high-school teacher). However, she always pushed through. Read More

Day 9 Core Workout


12 Days of Fitness Challenge – Day 9: Holiday Cutie Core Workout

It’s Day 9 of the 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge and I am so impressed with your dedication! No matter how baggy the holiday sweater, it’s always nice to know you have a flat tummy underneath! Yes, abs are made in the kitchen, but we want to make sure we have the muscle to show off when the flab starts to shed. Plus, have you ever seen a beautiful woman and wished she would just stand up straight?! I have! Good posture from a strong core doesn’t only make us look taller and slimmer, it prevents injury and low back pain. Grab a mat, it’s time to sculpt your holiday abs, cutie! Download your printable version by right clicking Read More

Day 8 Leg Workout


12 Days of Fitness Challenge – Day 8: Light Up Your Legs Workout

It’s the last stretch of your 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge, lady. Don’t quit on me now! Do you feel rejuvenated after you Silent Night Stretch? Do you feel leaner from consistent workouts and a clean diet? Let me know how your progress is going! I want to hear where you’re excelling and also where you need a little more guidance! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask as well. We are revving our workouts back up! The Light Up Your Legs Workout will tone shapely, strong legs that are always on trend. This workout will sculpt your stems from every angle. Hello New Year’s Eve mini dress! Grab a set of dumbbells and get-a-tonin’!     Read More