Congratulations, you are having a baby! But now you are researching everything from what not to eat, how your body will be changing, and finding out your first appointment with a doctor probably won't even be until you are 8 weeks along! This stage of life comes with lots of excitement and lots of uncertainty.… Continue reading First Trimester Workout Program: Pregnancy Weeks 4-12
Are you pregnant and have no idea what to expect? Your first appointment with a doctor may be months away, but luckily there are lots of options at your local library (or even on that Hoopla app). This may be my third pregnancy, but I recognize I am no expert and there is still so… Continue reading 9 Books to Read Before Baby Arrives
The name is enough to say it all...but I didn't come up with it. In preparation for Baby #3, I have been doing LOTS of reading. This being the first baby we planned for, I have really put my best foot forward when it comes to nutrition and preparation. I stumbled across a great book… Continue reading Knocked Up Smoothie
Would you drink a blood builder juice that contains beets? That's a question I posed to myself while reading The Mindful Mom-to-be by Lori Bregman. This renowned Doula shares all her best pregnancy advice, including lots of recipes to grow the healthiest baby and keep your body strong and prepared for labor. Neither her or… Continue reading Blood Building Juice for Pregnancy
"It's going to be close!" he exclaimed. I watched Coach Jeff Kalember running around the Michigan International Speedway track, talking to parents, pacing, and looking at his time sheet. And as score sheets were posted, it was confirmed, the Gaylord High School Division 2 girl's cross country team were in fact, the State Champions. Tears… Continue reading A Tribute to Coach Jeff Kalember
Myth buster: you can still do hard workouts during pregnancy...Which is why this workout is good for my average client🏋🏼♀️, just as well as my pregnant clients. 🤰🏼 The key is finding the perfect balance that your body desires. Some days you crave a tough workout, and other fatigued or sick days are reserved for… Continue reading Smith + Barbell Legs: 8/26/19 Workout of the Week
Does it take a while to convince yourself it is gym time, or are you excited for today's workout? When you first step foot in the gym, are you unsure of what machine to get on first, or do you have a game plan to help you achieve your goals? In the middle of your… Continue reading What’s it Like To Have An Online Personal Trainer?