Exercise

Adventures In Fitbitting

August 5, 2014
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As someone who loves number crunching, I’ve been intrigued by the activity monitor industry. I almost bought one a handful of times but kept shying away. One day I struck up an online conversation with Theodora about her Fitbit Flex and asked her how she liked it. She had used it for a while and […]

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Training With Erin–Fourth and Final Week

March 7, 2014
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And we enter our final week!! It’s actually not our final week because I am going to purchase a training package and continue, but I’ll be dropping down to just once a week and aiming to do some of the workouts we have already finished on my own. Week 4 – Upper Body upper body: […]

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Training With Erin: Week 3

February 28, 2014
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We’re onto week 3 of personal training with Erin Carson. See week 1 and week 2 first if you’re catching up! This week we shifted from 18-20 reps down to 12-15 reps with heavier weight. I feel that this is my sweet spot for lifting so I am hoping for great results! lower body: week […]

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Three Cheers For Team USA

February 20, 2014
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This post is sponsored by AT&T Who is having fun watching the Olympic Winter Games this year!?  I love to watch ice skating and snowboarding. There are so many sports that you don’t even know exist until you’re watching the experts — we spent more hours than I can count watching Curling while in Key […]

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Training With Erin–Week 2

February 14, 2014
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One week down, a few to go! Week 2 of training was more fun than the last because I felt even more challenged. I am feeling really good about how efficient high quality weight training is. I know Erin would probably love me to be a client for life, but I also feel like she […]

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Locker Room Diaries

February 12, 2014
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A few months ago I discovered that if I took a shower at the gym after my workout I saved myself a lot of time and stress at home. Showering at home left me with several choices:  1) shower right away and let Mazen’s shirt get wet while he stands next to the shower 2) […]

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Training With Erin

February 7, 2014
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I feel like I’ve been out of the fitness loop for ages. My blog friends would talk about this race or that new workout, and as I listened, I questioned whether I would ever be into fitness again. Since I got pregnant December 2011 I haven’t been in my tip top shape. But after giving […]

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