Category Archives: new moms

Exercise During Pregnancy – Healthy for Mom & Baby


Pregnancy is such an exciting time for new moms-to-be! As your body goes through endless changes throughout the 9 months of pregnancy and into the postpartum stage, it can also be a very confusing time for many women. One major … Continue reading

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My Girlfriend Cup (40th Edition)


Ok ladies…now that I am 40 (which is just a number) I have the ever growing feeling to make sure that my relationships with my girl friends are as strong as ever! All my life I have been surrounded by … Continue reading

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Workout Friend or Workout Snob


I see it all of the time…friends running together. I love the support system it provides to people. In fact, I suggest it often to clients for a sense of accountability. The other day I started thinking about my workouts…. … Continue reading

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Thank you Katya!


There are moms everywhere who are blessed with angels to help support their families. Some moms work in an office, some out of their home and some work to take care of their families. All of us need help and … Continue reading

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What To Expect – Pregnancy Sex!


Hey mamas out there…I thought this one was funny! We all know that pregnancy messes with our bodies in ways that no one other than moms can understand, but how does it alter our Sex Drives? Check out this survey … Continue reading

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Where is the Mommy Gas Station?


I am not here to complain about how hard it is to be a mom or how my husband travels or why I don’t have enough time in the day to balance work and play…blah blah blah.  I am not … Continue reading

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Girlfriends and Wine – A Perfect Pairing!


We sat there laughing about nonsense and goofy stories of when we were kids as I opened the next bottle of wine.  We loved this weekend in November.  We looked forward to it so much that the countdown started in … Continue reading

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‘What to Expect Book’ Fan Giveaway


I remember when I found out I was pregnant for the first time, a whole new world opened up.  I now had to research the best cribs, should I nurse or bottle feed, & what kind of stroller should I … Continue reading

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Introduction to Weight Loss = F


Weight gain is easy!  Just let life take over, eat when you want, ignore your body, play on the computer and sit down…the pounds will begin to pack on! Weight loss is NOT easy!  We exercise, we watch what we … Continue reading

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Amendment Mom


I demand a change!  Switch Mother’s Day and Father’s Day! You may ask why?? As Mothers, our instinct is to make others happy, help them, celebrate them and think of how to make them feel awesome – and we are … Continue reading

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