Birthday Freebies/Deals

If we're friends on social media already, you know that I love freebies, especially birthday freebies! If we're not, let's be friends! πŸ™‚ I'm a sucker for a good deal, so when it comes to birthday freebies, I've been a frequent subscriber for year. Since today's my birthday, I thought it would be fun to [...]

Chicken Wild Rice Soup Recipe

With the cold, rainy, gloomy weather in Minnesota, Shane and I decided we needed some yummy comfort food! Today, I'm sharing my requested homemade Chicken Wild Rice Soup Recipe. I've received many complements on this recipe and although it's not healthy, it sure is delicious! INGREDIENTS 1 cooked chicken breast, shredded 6 tbsp butter 1/2 [...]

Amazon Finds – Activewear & Gear

Today, I'm sharing a few of my favorite Amazon Activewear and Gear finds. Sometimes adding a few new items to your workout gear can be just the kick in the butt you need to keep going. It's also a great way to treat yourself for all of the hard work you've been doing! It can [...]

10 At-Home Workout Essentials – Amazon Finds

When I first started working out I preferred going to the gym and didn’t really enjoy working out at-home. Within the last couple of months, I discovered YouTube videos and have found the convenience of working out at-home very attractive. Not having to get ready to go into the gym but rather just putting on [...]

Healthy Chicken Alfredo

This delicious Healthy Chicken Alfredo Recipe is a great way to get in your veggies! Check it out and let me know what you think!

Favorite Workouts on YouTube

About a month ago, I started incorporating more at home workouts into my fitness routine. I never realized that YouTube had such a great selection of good quality workout videos! After a lot of these workouts, I've found myself much more sweaty than I usually am after a weightlifting session at the gym. I'm guessing [...]

Fashion Dupes

If there's one thing I love more than shopping, it's finding a good deal! Especially when you've had your eye on an itemΒ for a while, that's either out of your price range, or you simply can't justify spending the extra money on. This is when I get in my detective mode and search for a [...]

8 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Men

If you are like me, it can be hard trying to figure out any gift for your significant other, especially on a day like Valentine’s Day. The day usually seems to be geared towards what to do for women, which leaves us women wondering what to do for our men. Over the years, I have [...]

20 Ways to Keep You on Track!

When I started my fitness journey five years ago, I learned a lot through research, a personal trainer, and trial and error. I learned about nutrition, different workouts and how to stay motivated. It can be easy to veer off track from your goals with excuses, creating obstacles for yourself, and knowing where to start. [...]

The 5 Love Languages – Learn How to Love

A few years ago, my sister gave me a book for Christmas called The Five Love Languages by Dr. Gary Chapman. I do not read a lot of books but read the back and thought it sounded very interesting. The synopsis on the book reads "Between busy schedules and long days, expressing love can fall [...]

4 Year “Cheat Day”

Life, Love, and the Pursuit of... a Healthier Me! Five years ago, my husband told me he thought we were getting fat and getting a little too "fluffy". I was completely insulted, as most people would be! How dare him, how could he say such a rude and hurtful thing to me! I was in [...]