4-Ways to Tame the Snacking Beast in the New Year + Bonus Healthy Granola Recipe

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  I received items in exchange for an honest review.  The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.  This post may contain affiliate links.   I’m all about snacking.  Even a fit mama has to get her “chip-on,” you know what I’m saying?  In all seriousness, it’s important to know how to snack healthily.  Why?  Read the full article…

Fabulous Black Friday Deals to Support a Healthy Lifestyle

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This post may contain affiliate links.  This means if you click on a link and purchase an item, I will receive a small commission which will not only be used to run this blog, but also furthering my fitness journey.   I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving full of health and happiness!  My hope Read the full article…

Munk Pack Protein Cookies

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  I received samples of Munk Pack protein cookies in exchange for an honest review.  This blog post may contain affiliate links.  The opinions expressed herein are 100% my own.     I do not like protein bars.  I don’t like the taste, and the macros and ingredients are totally out of line.  Many contain Read the full article…

Double Duty: 5 Krav Maga Moves to Vary Your Workouts and Help to Protect Yourself

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  Run a simple Google News search for the term “attack” and you might never want to set foot outside again. Reports of women being pulled off bicycles and robbed, senior citizens randomly beaten, attacks with hammers, canes and knives are enough to make anyone question their safety in public. Being able to respond effectively Read the full article…

The Reverse Diet: Reversing Out of Keto – Temporarily

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  This post may contain affiliate links   What is the Ketogenic Lifestyle? The ketogenic lifestyle is an ultra low carb, less than 50g of total carbohydrate a day; high fat, and moderate protein.  Because of the low carbs, your body converts to burning fat (your stored fat) for energy.  I incorporated intermittent fasting for Read the full article…

Tips on Getting Kids off the Couch and Enjoying Physical Activities

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  It can be challenging for a child to do the recommended amount of daily physical activity. School demands, busy family lifestyles and of course television and other screened electronic devices that cause distractions fill up the day, but children who do not participate in physical activities on a regular basis can experience damaging effects Read the full article…

Liberate your Upper Back, Neck and Shoulders: Yoga for New Moms

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  I don’t know about you, but I remember those days of being a mom with a new baby.  It’s around the clock care: breastfeeding, rocking, putting to sleep, diaper changing, and repeat.  I remember with the first baby, I hardly did anything else.  I remember feeling trapped and tied to the house.  I was Read the full article…

The Benefits of Shea Butter + Pure By Simone Mango and Shea Moisturizer Review!

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  I received a sample of Mango and Shea Pure Moisturizer for the purpose of this review.  The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.   Due to heavy sweating and heavy showering, I’m a dried-up old prune.  LOL.  Not really, but I have really dry flaky skin, and when I eat something that’s higher Read the full article…

Are you a Hiker, Traveler or Fitness Buff? If so, Clakit is for you!

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  I received a sample in exchange for an honest review.  The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.   Are you a hiker, traveler or fitness buff?  If so, have you heard of Clakit?  It’s the advanced strap system for water bottles, smart phones and more – that is worn on the front of Read the full article…

If I Were A Caveman

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    If i were a caveman, I would be very lean and strong. I would wake-up early, probably earlier than the sun. I wouldn’t waste valuable time with breakfast and get to work right away – if I wanted to feed my family today.   I would hunt for food all day long, looking Read the full article…