Oura ring review + is it worth it?

Sharing my thoughts and full review of the Oura Ring. Pros, cons, sleep tracking, fit, and is it worth it? If you see me out and about right now (jk, we don’t go anywhere) you’ll see me sporting some intense bling: my new Oura ring. (Ok not really *bling* but it’s a giant ring!) After…

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Has studio and gym fitness changed forever?

Hi friends! How’s the morning going? I’m trying to get everything organized for “school” – Liv is going back purely distance-based until at least Labor Day and P is home until at least January – and plan for some upcoming workout videos. We’ll probably hit the pool later today and grill chicken, veggies and sweet…

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The relationship post

Hi, friends! Hope your day’s going well. I thought I’d take a break from the normal fitness content to talk a little bit about how we’ve been navigating life lately during these challenging times. I started thinking about this while planning out my editorial calendar which sometimes involves reviewing common search terms that led people…

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Preschool Learning Cart

Hi friends! How are you? I hope your morning is going well so far. I’m looking forward to catching a Les Mills On Demand workout and taking the kiddos to the pool. The usual. 😉 For today’s post, I wanted to chat a bit about school in the fall and our “learning from home” plan.…

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Best inexpensive white wines and rosé

Sharing some of the best inexpensive white wines that I’ve found at Trader Joe’s, Target, and Costco. This is a follow-up to my post about the best inexpensive red wines! <— I need to add my current faves to this list: Meiomi Pinot Noir and Bonterra Cabernet Sauvignon.  Hands in the air if you’re extra…

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20 summer dresses and coverups I’m loving

 Sharing some of my favorite casual and date night dresses for summer. Hi friends! How’s the morning going? I’m catching a barre class on demand and then heading out for a walk with the fam before it gets too hot. I hope you have a wonderful day ahead. For today’s post, I thought it would…

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10 of my favorite online fitness trainers

Hi friends. I hope that you’re enjoying the day so far. I’m catching a barre class here at home and will likely spend the rest of the day at the pool with the crew. It’s been so hot here that the pool has been a gamechanger. It’s nice to get some fresh air and outdoor…

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Sweat App: Fierce Program Review

Sharing my thoughts and review of the Fierce program in Kayla Itsines’ SWEAT app.  Hey hey! How’s everything going? Schools were officially canceled for the remainder of the school year – I knew it was coming but the finality of it was pretty hard-hitting – so we’ll just keep doing our thing over here and…

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Favorite Peloton instructors

Hi friends! I hope you’re having a wonderful morning so far and staying safe and healthy with everything going on. We’re into our second week of self-isolating over here and I’m just trying to keep the kiddos busy and happy in between catching up with work stuff when I get the chance. We’re taking it…

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Working out with kids at home

You don’t! Just kidding. 😉 To be totally honest with you guys, working out with the kids at home isn’t at the top of my list of favorite things to do. I prefer to get it done when they’re at school or when the Pilot is home so I can head out of the house…

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Pure Barre vs. barre3: which one is better?

Sharing my thoughts on Pure Barre and barre3, the differences between them, and which one I like more. [Hint: it’s pretty much a tie.] Hi friends! How’s the morning going? It’s been a good week over here. I taught bootcamp, went to choir (our concert is soon and I’m pretty pumped about it), and babysat…

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Breathing exercises for anxiety

Sharing some of my favorite breathing exercises that I use for anxiety that you can do at home in less than 5 minutes. Let’s all just take a collective sigh together. I know there’s always stuff going on in the world but I feel like everything is so sensationalized and amplified right now. It got to…

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