RNRSA – 2 Days to go

Ahhhh, two days until my 7th half marathon. I shouldn’t be “scared” since this is my 7th one but in reality I am scared. My mind tells me “be afraid” my heart and gut tell me “we got this!” When our mind and heart are not aligned it is a terrible struggle. One where we…

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Holidays, Breastfeeding, & Running – Oh my!

This week has been ultra-busy and I had the luxury of not cooking for Thanksgiving. We went over to my husband’s family’s house. With a full time job, breastfeeding and other obligations sticking to a running schedule is not the easiest but completely possible. With the help of my family, it is easy. Here’s how…

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Feeling flabby

So I’m technically 18 weeks out till my first bikini competition…. feels surreal to write that. It’s Monday and I just don’t feel like anything not to mention my shoulder feels achy.  Today I’m working on Shoulders and working on gaining some mass. My coach is allowing me to pay per session to make it…

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Jan 2017 Goals

For this month I want to be active everyday.  It can be from hard cardio, weight lifting, to stretching and yoga.   Goal: 31 days of activity Since I’m taking a month off of running i will be filling it in with so many different things.

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Sept 2016 Monthly Goals, August in Review

Ok sooo let’s see how I did in August in meeting my goals Here are my August 2016 Goals Running goal:  Run 3-4x a week  ✅ I did pretty good with this one Strength training goal:  ✅👊💪2x a week  Definitely hit this one! Cross train:  2x a week 😒  Could do better, I need to add some…

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No Excuses!!!

I have many reasons not to work out but they don’t stop me from working out.   I have a 10 month old whom I breastfeed, I work full-time, I attend graduate school part-time, I’m married and I’m raising my 11 yr old niece who starts middle school this year.  And if you have any of…

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August 2016 Goals

It’s been a long time since I have set monthly goals but it’s important that I do. Here are my August 2016 Goals Running goal: Run 3-4x a week Strength training goal: 2x a week Cross train: 2x a week Fat loss goal: Reduce my body fat by 2% Nutrition goals: Protein: 100g daily Fiber: …

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10 Mos Postpartum & Burn the Fat Feed the Muscle

Yesterday my baby boy turned 10months and boy did the months fly by. He is still breastfeeding and eating lots of foods. While he has grown, I’ve been determined to get my prebaby body back and to lose the fat. On my postpartum fitness journey I have learned new things on weight “loss” versus “losing”…

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Stop counting calories…

I wanted to share my experience with eating healthy and how to figure that out. I use to worry about counting calories and thought I was doing a good job till I got stuck and couldn’t lose weight. I was eating 1200 calories and couldn’t figure out why I wasn’t losing weight. Well it took…

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My postpartum journey to a size 2

Tomorrow will be 9 months of breastfeeding my little one and 7.5 months of working out. I was worried to start “watching” what I ate and working out since people said working out could reduce my milk supply well I am so happy to say that I big emphasis on “I” haven’t had any issues…

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268 Days Postpartum

Time seems to just fly by and I love to share my progress as there are good days and bad days. Some days I eat well and hit the gym hard, other days life hits me hard I can’t keep up.  But I keep going, you just have to keep going in order to reach…

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