Make Money Exercising – WITH KIDS

After maternity leave with my son, I went back to my engineering job…for two weeks. I never thought I was the type of person who wanted to stay home, but it was all I could think about when I was at work. I was so stressed out that I was missing some important baby milestone, and I maybe even cried…

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Hittin’ the Jungle Gym

A Full Body Workout At The Park   How often do you take your little ones to the park? I’m pretty sure I should be paying rent at the park next door because when the weather is good we are THERE! “Go to part,” says my little guy, and even though he can’t say his K’s, I know he is…

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It’s My Party, I’ll DIET if I want to!

Healthy Lifestyle Suggestions for Socials Tomorrow we are having a birthday party for my toddler…which means it’s really MY party because he probably won’t remember it. I’ve scoured Pinterest for the cutest of ideas, and stumbled upon a pancake and pajama theme! What could be better than wearing your pajamas while enjoying a spread of donuts, waffles, muffins, and of…

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Tapping Your Superpower: Workout Tips for Exhausted Parents

Last week we moved the baby out of our room and into her crib. It doesn’t seem like the location would make any kind of difference on the sleep, but apparently she knew she wasn’t in the confines of the master bedroom and decided to make it known. She was up about every two hours, which reminded me of the…

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Running with Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde

Tips for Jogger Strolling with Kids It’s hard enough to force yourself to go running, let alone with two littles and a giant jogging stroller. What’s even harder? When your toddler isn’t feeling the whole jogging stroller thing, or your infant is SO over the car seat. Your two perfect “Dr. Jekyll” babies decide they are going to make your…

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4 Steps to Revamp Your Fridge

Two years ago we moved from downtown Denver to the suburbs of Parker, Colorado. In Denver I loved my little house, I loved the location, I LOVED the options for food delivery. In Parker I love the square footage, I love the views, I HAAAAAATE that nobody delivers. What’s a girl to do when she can’t just open the door…

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Best Weight Loss Apps

I’m a little bit obsessed with food tracking and weight loss apps. Tracking my food forces me to think about ALL of my food decisions in a day. This may be bold, but I think food tracking and weight loss apps are even more effective than exercise. Maybe it’s not that bold…maybe I just think it’s bold. It’s really just…

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Beginner’s Guide to Activewear

Activewear might be one of my favorite things to write about! It seems kind of counter-intuitive because I hate shopping and I hate spending money, BUT when I spend money on the PERFECT thing, I get super jazzed!   Just like 95% of moms out there*, I love me some activewear. I usually wear it all day…you never know when…

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What is YOUR fit Goal?

My sisters and I always get pajamas on Christmas Eve. Traditionally, we open them up, mix and match, and trade to get the patterns/colors we like the best. This past Christmas I was three months postpartum and enjoying my ride on the all-you-can-eat lazy train. There was one set of pjs a size larger than the others…and I claimed them…

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5 Steps to Begin Your Weight Loss Journey

Starting any kind of diet/lifestyle change for weight loss is hard. Who wants to willingly reduce their intake of Taco Bell and beer? After my second baby, I had lots of baby fat. This baby fat loved all the fast food, had a serious Starbucks addiction, and disliked stairs with a fiery passion. This baby fat had all the excuses…

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