Fitness Friday: Workouts, My First Real Craving and Dress Shopping While Pregnant Sucks


Saturday: Jillian Michaels Ripped in 30 Sunday: 2 mile walk Monday: REST Tuesday: Xtend Barre Wednesday: 2 mile walk Thursday: My Total Body Home Workout Friday: 2 mile walk I’m so happy I’ve been able to get back to light workouts! I actually forgot to talk about it with my OB at my appointment on […]

How Fitness Foods Trick You Into Eating More & Exercising Less!

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‘Fitness’ foods may cause consumers to eat more, and exercise less New research has found that when consumers ate trail mix marked ‘fitness’ versus trail mix marked ‘trail mix’ they ate more of it, and spent less time exercising! Think about how often you eat something geared toward an active lifestyle; nutrition bars, ‘energy’ trail mix, […]

The Perfect Pregnancy Drink with Naked Juice


Since becoming pregnant I’ve been slacking on my fruit and vegetables big time. I couldn’t stomach the thought of most veggies the first trimester, and I’ve never been good about diversifying the fruit I eat. I pretty much just stick to fresh oranges and apples, and occasionally frozen bananas and strawberries for my smoothies. Whenever […]

My Top 10 Baby Registry Items


As I started to put my baby registry together on Amazon I quickly realized how much stuff a baby needs. I’m a minimalist at heart so I try to keep material possessions to a minimum, and try to buy things that are truly necessary (versus wants.) Of course I splurge on food, books and travel! After […]

Another trip to the hospital + cat photos


For the last few years every Friday I’d do a ‘Fitness Friday’ post highlighting my workouts from the week, as well as random eats and photos. Well, after my trip to labor and delivery last Sunday I’m not supposed to workout for a while so I’m putting Fitness Friday’s on hiatus! Without exercising I’ve been […]