Tag Archives: stress

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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Who Put This Fork In My Road? (Part III: Stress)


We all know that stress can cause havoc on our bodies and minds. It can push us into depression, it can cause us to make poor decisions, it can increase our anxiety levels and it can also wreck our nutritional … Continue reading

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Who Put This Fork In My Road? (Part 2)


Looking at this Fork in My Road makes me want to scream! I see the road to my left leading me to a defeated life filled with jealousy of the fit and strong around me. I see the road to … Continue reading

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2013 – The Year of Me!


I racked my brain thinking of a New Year’s resolution this year and couldn’t come up with anything that really sparked a fire under my butt.  I already work out, I eat healthy, I don’t really do anything that is … 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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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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Are you on the PDL (Pregnancy Disabled List)?


This morning a student in my kickboxing class asked me a couple of questions about being pregnant and exercising.  Her doctor told her that since she was pregnant, she should no longer take cardio kickboxing or Pilates classes.  She wanted … Continue reading

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Dont Worry, They’ll Be Gone by Super Bowl!


It’s that time of year again!  Time when the gyms get overcrowded, classes are packed full, there is a wait for a cardio machine and gym regulars get frustrated.  Don’t worry, they’ll be gone by Super Bowl!  We all know … Continue reading

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Stop Itching and Start Talking!


We have all heard about it and maybe some of us experienced it, but the ‘Seven Year Itch’ is an unfortunate trend we see in some marriages.  First let me make this perfectly clear, I am not about to tell … Continue reading

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DWP – A Felony in Some States


The Life of a Working Pumping Nursing Mom I can think back to the day I came home from the hospital with my first born.  I was so excited to start “being a mom” away from all of the wonderful … Continue reading

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