“Under the weather” staples

This blog post is in partnership with Genexa. This is a brand we’ve used and loved for years and I’m excited to partner with them for this post. I’m still in denial that back-to-school and fall is just around the corner. There’s a lot to look forward to, especially since the kids will get to…

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Reviving my love of cooking

This post is sponsored by my friends at Blue Apron. Use this link to get $80 off your first four boxes! I’ve had a tumultuous relationship with the kitchen ever since the events of last spring took off. First, I was thrilled to be making so many meals at home. I constantly had sourdough in…

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3 steps for goal setting success

This post is sponsored by my friends at HydroJug. These bottles are SO cute and convenient, and hold half a gallon of water! Get yours here for 10% off with the code fitnessista10. I mentioned this on the blog earlier this month that for 2021 I’m taking it easier on myself on the goal setting…

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Dollar Shave Club Review

This post is sponsored by Dollar Shave Club. Click here and you’ll get their Ultimate Shave Starter set with Prep Scrub, Shave Butter, Post Shave Dew, Executive Razor Handle, and 2-pack cartridge all for just $5.  Over time, I’ve learned a lot about my personal skincare and hygiene routine and what truly works for me. For…

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Back in the fitness game after a major surgery

In this post, I’m sharing my journey back into the fitness game after getting my breast implants removed and my diastasis recti repaired through a full tummy tuck. My surgery details are all here! A special thanks to my friends at embrace® Scar Therapy for sponsoring this post. I share more below, but they had a…

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5 things that help my anxiety and my experience with CBD

This post is sponsored by Equilibria Women but the opinions are my own. Click here or enter the code FITNESSISTA at checkout to get 15% off. I’ve struggled with anxiety my entire life. It’s varied from the small amount of anxiety that elevates my heart rate yet keeps me productive and on-task, to the debilitating,…

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Some of my favorite daily hacks

This post is sponsored by MitoQ.  I think you can all probably relate: – Making meals and snacks for little ones and cleaning up after each meal and snack – Chores – Deadlines – Work – Personal relationships and on top of that, we’re somehow supposed to meditate daily, eat fresh organic produce all day,…

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Summer staples with Stitch Fix Kids

This post is sponsored by our friends at Stitch Fix. They’re hosting an incredible sweepstakes right now. Schedule a kids’ fix by July 13 and enter to win $10,000 towards a family vacation + $1,000 in Stitch Fix credit. Check out all of the details here! Summer is undoubtedly my favorite time of the year. The…

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New Year’s Resolution for the pups

This post is sponsored by our friends at Pet Plate. If you want to treat your pup to this delicious, fresh-cooked healthy food, use this link to get 50% off your doggo’s first box. I’ve definitely been in resolutions mode since the start of the year, maybe even more so than previous years. It’s not…

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Immune system boosters

This post is sponsored by Nature’s Way. With kids in school, we want to keep our family healthy during the winter season. I think of winter as the “eat more sugar, sleep less, experience more stress, and hide inside” season. These are some of the things that I try to remain mindful of as we…

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My WILL for November

This post is sponsored by Under Armour. They have so many amazing holiday gifts up on their site – for others or yourself. 😉 Check it out here! Well, here we are. My very favorite time of the year. Bring on the holiday decor, eggnog, parties, family gatherings, and Christmas movies. There’s so much going…

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Tips for better sleep

This post is sponsored by Nature’s Way. Instead of focusing on perfection on the food and fitness front – I don’t think it exists and wouldn’t make life very fun – I do aim to be consistent wherever I can. I eat a pretty clean diet (with room for the fun stuff in there, too),…

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