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Fighting Childhood Obesity: 4 Exciting Types of Exercise That Are Safe for Kids

Fighting Childhood Obesity: 4 Exciting Types of Exercise That Are Safe for Kids

It is an unfortunate fact that childhood obesity rates have quadrupled within the last 30 years. While our modern diet definitely plays a role in this epidemic, a sharp decline in exercising is another major problem. That is why parents should do everything in their power to find active activities that their children will enjoyRead more about Fighting Childhood Obesity: 4 Exciting Types of Exercise That Are Safe for Kids[…]

Personal Progress: 3 Self-Improvement Pitfalls To Watch Out For

Personal Progress: 3 Self-Improvement Pitfalls To Watch Out For

The desire to make changes for the better is almost always a good thing. Self-improvement can legitimately make you happier and healthier, but it’s important to watch out for some common self-improvement pitfalls. Even if it starts from a positive and healthy place, some self-improvement efforts end up hurting you instead of helping you. HereRead more about Personal Progress: 3 Self-Improvement Pitfalls To Watch Out For[…]

Pick Up the January 2nd Issue of Woman’s World Magazine to See My Weight Loss Success Story in Stores 12/23/16

Pick Up the January 2nd Issue of Woman’s World Magazine to See My Weight Loss Success Story in Stores 12/23/16

Here it is! I’m on the cover of Woman’s World Magazine this week!  They shared my “Aha!” moment from when I realized that my weight had really truly become a life or death issue for me through taking on DDP Yoga and incorporating Atkins into my lifestyle. In two years, I lost 181 pounds andRead more about Pick Up the January 2nd Issue of Woman’s World Magazine to See My Weight Loss Success Story in Stores 12/23/16[…]

Family Fitness: 5 Ways to Involve Your Kids and Spouse in Your Health and Fitness Program

Family Fitness: 5 Ways to Involve Your Kids and Spouse in Your Health and Fitness Program

It’s no secret that having children and trying to stay fit and healthy can be a challenge. Finding time to exercise in between your kids’ activities and family commitments can be tough. Eating healthy with picky eaters in your family can make menu planning a drag. The key is to get your kids and otherRead more about Family Fitness: 5 Ways to Involve Your Kids and Spouse in Your Health and Fitness Program[…]

I Was on the TODAY Show! Read About My 180 Pound Weight Loss With Low Carb Atkins and DDP Yoga!

I Was on the TODAY Show! Read About My 180 Pound Weight Loss With Low Carb Atkins and DDP Yoga!

I lost more than half my size and I’m just back from The TODAY Show plus filming video for an Atkins Success Promo. What a whirlwind of a long weekend! Read all about it here!  As a blogger, I’m used to receiving fun new products to review, but none changed my life like the digitalRead more about I Was on the TODAY Show! Read About My 180 Pound Weight Loss With Low Carb Atkins and DDP Yoga![…]

My Low Carb Weight Loss Success is in Fitness and Women’s Health Mags! I’m Celebrating With an Atkins Giveaway and Discount! #AtkinsAllDay #Sponsored

My Low Carb Weight Loss Success is in Fitness and Women’s Health Mags! I’m Celebrating With an Atkins Giveaway and Discount! #AtkinsAllDay #Sponsored

This post is sponsored by Atkins but the story I’m about to share is my real, personal story! Keep reading for your chance to win some Atkins goodies in either my Atkins giveaway or one that Atkins is hosting! Before I get to that, here’s a little background on my weight loss success story. I’veRead more about My Low Carb Weight Loss Success is in Fitness and Women’s Health Mags! I’m Celebrating With an Atkins Giveaway and Discount! #AtkinsAllDay #Sponsored[…]

I’m Gearing Up for Mudderella New England – A Women’s Only Empowerment Event! Training Tips, Discounts and a Registration Giveaway! #OwnYourStrong

I’m Gearing Up for Mudderella New England – A Women’s Only Empowerment Event! Training Tips, Discounts and a Registration Giveaway! #OwnYourStrong

Have you read my story yet? I’ve lost 180 pounds in two years following the Atkins diet! Last fall I ran my first 5k, this spring I started powerlifting and I’ve just registered to participate in Mudderella New England on July 30th in Epping, NH. Girls, I fully intend to #OwnMyStrong and I want youRead more about I’m Gearing Up for Mudderella New England – A Women’s Only Empowerment Event! Training Tips, Discounts and a Registration Giveaway! #OwnYourStrong[…]