Category Archives: Fitness Friday

Fitness Friday #55: 5 Lunchtime Workout Hacks

You’re a busy person. I totally get that! You want to include a workout session in your day, but can’t get into the early morning person thing and have too many commitments after work to be an evening workout person. … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #54: 5 Meal Prep Tips

For the past several weeks, I’ve been posting my weekly Sunday meal prep sessions. Mostly to keep organized, keep my sanity, and for the safety of others (being hangry is no joke), I started prepping meal boxes for my on-the-go meal … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #53: Favorite Fitness Equipment

I’ve made a conscious decision to teach group fitness classes that require very little to no equipment. I love the foundations of bodyweight exercise (but equally love my weightlifting routine) for group fitness classes. To me, they seem more accessible … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #52: Yoga Workshop with Kathryn Budig

Recently, I had an opportunity to take my second yoga workshop with Kathryn Budig! My friend Angela joined me for an adventure to D.C. for a ‘Kick Up Your Feet’ workshop! The first time around, I took an adventure to … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #51: My first Pure Barre Experience

I had my first Pure Barre experience! While in Austin, Texas, for work, I looked up a local Pure Barre class and found an early bird 6 a.m. class that suited my schedule. What is Pure Barre? It’s absolutely an experience. … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #50: April Plank Challenge

We’re right in the middle of this fun plank challenge! 10 days. 5 plank styles. How does it work? On the first day, we perform 5 each of the 5 planks listed. On the next day, we perform 6 reps each … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #49: March MADNESS

I’m SO excited to make this announcement today. Each week, I teach 9-11 fitness classes, various levels to various groups. I love being able to offer my skills to my students, encouraging them to reach new heights, to give it their … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #48: March into Fitness

March is almost here! With that comes the realization that we’re almost 1/4 of the way through 2016. How are those fitness and wellness goals? I’ve designed a short, 15-day challenge to help get you back on track, or to add … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #47: Join a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Program

When I started writing this blog, I intended to document my experiences growing food on a small quarter-acre plot of suburban land. That was a lifetime ago. However, my interest in food origins, and building community around food has not … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday #46: 5 Things I’ve Learned Teaching Group Fitness

I love being a group fitness instructor. I’ve been teaching since May 2009 when I received my first fitness license for Zumba. Like any other job, it has highs and lows, but at the end of the day, this is … Continue reading

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