Embracing my Big- I’m A Beautiful Badass!

Embracing my Big, I just finished reading Embrace your Bigness by Jen Sinker, of Thrive as the Fittest. You can read the article here: http://ow.ly/Tbbqb. It made me think about my bigness, and how I couldn’t stand being the biggest, the tallest, etc, when I was growing up. I’ve never really been a small person and it’s taken me years … Read More

Taco Tuesday

So who doesn’t love a good taco? I love tacos. I could probably eat them everyday. There are so many ways to make tacos. I’m not a big cooker and when I do I look for simple and easy recipes. I’m trying to get better but it’s like pulling teeth and nails. I’ll take it one meal at time. This … Read More

Have your Cookie and Eat It Too!

Cheat Meals….cheat days…..treat meals or whatever you call them! I don’t know where that dang term came from, or where it started. I used to say it too. It didn’t really enter my vocabulary until I started prepping for physique competitions. As a matter of fact, I didn’t even get one cheat meal or a cheat day during my first few … Read More

Habit Change 2016

  I’m so excited for the New Year! I like to encourage you to drop the New Years Resolutions and create new HABITS for 2016! Start with one habit and then work on others throughout the year to create a sustainable lifestyle change! Diet fads come and go, promising earth shattering results, the one thing that remains the same is … Read More

4 P’s To Help You On Your Fitness and Health Journey

  I know some days we just want to throw the towel in and give up. It’s easier to give up than keep going. I caution you not to give up. Stay the course. I know it will be difficult, if it was easy we all would be doing it. Quick fixes work until they don’t or losing 10 inches … Read More

8 Tips to Maintain, Don’t Gain This Holiday Season

Maintain, Don’t Gain This Holiday Season! 1. Eat at maintenance calories during the holiday season 2. Sample the food rather than eating large or full portions. Eat the things that you love and skip the rest. 3. Eat something before you head out for the festivities. Don’t go hungry to a party. You’ll be more likely to eat more if … Read More