About a month ago I started to feel unsettled with my current life. Don’t get me wrong – I am GRATEFUL for the amazing life I have. My husband works insanely hard so I don’t have to work full-time. My kids are healthy, happy and fun. I am healthy, active and busy. So what the […]Read More Managing Motherhood
This month, Ellie turned 10 months and Jack turned 2 1/2. Jack: – LOVES music and youtube music videos: pentatonix, Daft Punk and Michael Jackson are his favorites. – Favorite movie: Toy Story. He sleeps with a Buzz and Woody doll. Greets you by saying, “Howdy, Padnah (partner)” and “To Infinity and Beyond!” Refuses to […]Read More Keeping up with the Ramseys.
(She’s the perfect CrossFit partner! She hung out for 21-15-9 of dead lifts and sit-ups RX weight of 155# and I finished in 3:29. Then 5×5 back squats at 185. My coach, Kris, carried her around like a little CrossFit princess while he coached. She loved it. ) I survived the baby shower without […]Read More 24 Day Challenge: Week 2
I’m the worst blogger on the planet. I feel like Garth from Wayne’s World when he’s testing out the “Suck and Cut.” When he tests out the appliance, hilarity follows as the experiment goes awry and he screams, “MAKE IT STOP! IT’S SUCKING MY WILL TO LIVE.” ellie turns SIX months this month. What? Where have […]Read More update: the wildlings
Disclaimer: I’m writing a personal blog about my own education and experiences of exercising during pregnancy. In no way am I trying to tell anyone what to do during their own pregnancy or claiming to be an expert on fitness during pregnancy. While I am a personal trainer and fitness instructor, any exercise done during pregnancy […]Read More The CrossFit Preggo.
I feel so guilty for only posting once a month. It makes me cringe every time I think about my neglected blog. I want to write, I really do. But when I think about everything else I SHOULD be doing, it just falls to the bottom of my to-do list. SO, while I should be […]Read More stop, collaborate and listen.
I love working out. Always have, always will. In an effort to do things together, my rock star husband will work out with me. He comes to my fitness classes, always standing in the front or grabbing the spin bike nearest me. He cheers, he hoots, he hollers, he whines, he complains, he hobbles around […]Read More The cult of CrossFit.
I have a really good clothing selection in my closet. I know you’re staring at your screen in disbelief because all you ever see me in is lululemon and running shoes, but seriously, i love clothes. i have a pretty good eye for stuff too. i don’t buy a lot of flashy colors and i […]Read More the sisterhood of the traveling closet.
Jack turned 6 months old last week and we cannot believe how fast time with him is flying by! He is such a joyful boy and we can already see flashes of his adventurous and happy personality. I’m still hunting for my cable to upload pictures from our fancy camera (and we have a ton), […]Read More six months.
after college, spring break goes away to Never-Never Land where it plays with unicorns and rainbows and your favorite puppy that “went away” when you were a child. as an adult, your spring break turns into keeping a 5-month-old baby alive and completing certifications for work. this week, i took a class called TNCC. Trauma […]Read More spring break died when i became an adult.