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March 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Breathe Better For A Stronger Core

Did you know that you can literally breathe better for a stronger core? Sounds hokey pokey but it’s true.  This is not just true for mamas in the postpartum period,  it holds true for literally everyone. My yogis know how to “belly breathe” and my desk jockeys know how to “chest breathe” but pretty much NO ONE can add


March 5, 2019 | 1 Comments

The Best Core Exercise For New Mamas

I get a ton of questions with regards to core exercises from my new mamas. Stacey, “what is the best core exercise to perform so I can get my abs back?” Many mamas are looking for me to say planks or cross body crunches but the reality is breathing properly is going to the most important core exercise to perform in the postpartum period. I


February 22, 2019 | 1 Comments

4 Exercises To Get Rid of Mom-Butt And Low Back Pain

As moms, our posture changes during pregnancy and all the sitting we do postpartum can really leave us with tight hips. These tight hips take over for our glutes, leaving us in pain, with no rear end to boot “aka” MOM-BUTT.  This post share my 4 exercise sequence to get rid of mom- butt and low back pain. So give them a try. This is an


January 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

If You Want To Improve Your Posture, Give This Exercise A Try!

  Hey you! Yes you. Are you hunching forward looking at your screen right now? Today I’m talking mobility. Here is an oldie but goodie t-spine opener for those of you who sit for the majority of the day. Give me 5 deep breaths with rotation each side. I dare ya! Get down on the floor now, or save it for your gym warm up routine. I love this


May 15, 2017 | 1 Comments

Top 10 Tips For Mamas In Their First Year Postpartum

Once you know better you do better. When I was first starting off in the fitness industry I didn’t know enough about training the pregnant and postpartum population. I have learned SO much in the past few years and will only continue to provide the best information for this population of women. Here are my top 10 tips for Mamas in their first year


February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

BOOTY BOOTY BOOTY + Favorite Reads 2/28

If you know me at all, you know I am all about the glutes. Developing strong glutes can prevent low back pain, knee pain and well… This past week I shared some of my current favorite booty building variations that include Weighted Elevated Single Leg Hip Thrusts, Sumo Style Romanian Deadlifts as well as high repetition Back on Bench Barbell Hip


January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tutorial Tuesday 2015

For those of you who follow me on social media you know all about TUTORIAL TUESDAYS! One of my business goals for the NEW YEAR is to post each weeks tutorial on my website and educate you a bit more on the how’s and why’s of these exercise recommendations! I am also going to be progressing/ regressing  most of my tutorials from last year


May 2, 2014 | 6 Comments

DO YOU EVEN WARM-UP BRO?

Your warmup is the most important part of your workout – when done right it activates the central nervous system, getting your your muscles ready for what’s to come and, ultimately, prevents injury. The best kind of warmup is sequenced and performed dynamically. Check out Smart Strength and Smart Strength 2.0 for even more awesome warm-ups