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May 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

ARVIGO ABDOMINAL MASSAGE FOR OVULATION PAIN

This post is about MY experience post baby #2 with debilitating ovulation pain.  I have met many women who have used Arvigo Abdominal Massage for help with menstruation cramps, fertility issues, c- section adhesions and digestion (constipation) as well. I am not making any crazy claims, just sharing what has been my personal experience. Taken directly


May 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Tone At Home: The 10 Best Butt Exercises For Home Workouts

TONE AT HOME : The 10 Best Butt Exercises For Home Workouts As a working mom of two I TOTALLY understand what it’s like to be strapped for time. That doesn’t mean that working out has to fall to the wayside. It simply means we have to get creative at home. For those of you who know me I actually HATE the word TONE. The fact that I am even


March 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

4 Reasons Why Moms Should Strength Train

To me Strength Training as a Mom is a no brainer…but some moms still need some help in order to be convinced that making strength training a priority in their busy lives will benefit them. Momming is non stop. Whether you are carrying them, chasing after them or bending over constantly to pick up after them, you need to be able to perform basics


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 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Ditch the Keto Diet For Progress Not Perfection

The Keto Diet is all the rage these days. People are seeing amazing results with this strict diet protocol. Lists of foods you can and can’t eat and lots of rules are appealing to some people who simply want to be told what to do and when. But is the Keto Diet actually sustainable for the majority of people to maintain? Can you actually see yourself


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


March 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Top 5 Smart Strength 2.0 Booty Builders

Two years ago I created Smart Strength, a 12 week online training program for women that wanted to train with my methods but didn’t have to in person access to me.  It has been my greatest project to date. Women of all ages and ability levels gaining access to Smart Strength is my dream come to life! Two years and another maternity leave later


February 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Low Calorie Condiments That Pack A Punch + Make A Meal

I joke with my nutrition coaching clients that I’m no Betty Crocker! Heck I’m no Ginny Lawrence either ( thats my MIL the personal chef ). BUT I have created my own way to eat (PLUG N PLAY) for the long haul that enables me to prepare my protein in advance and pair it with tasty veggies, fats and carbs that is sustainable for the long haul. 


February 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

8 Smart Strength Fitness Hack For Getting Strong

Are you looking to shake up your fitness routine? I now have 3 “DO IT YOURSELF” programs that can be started at anytime. Today I will be sharing my 8 Smart Strength Fitness Hacks for getting STRONG AF! The gym can be an intimidating place when you don’t have a ton of experience with strength training. The sweaty grunting “bros” end


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