Category: FitGear

Surviving Your Whole30: Tips, Tricks & Recipes

Surviving Your Whole30: Tips, Tricks & Recipes

This past September, Jon and I did our SECOND round of Whole30. For those who don’t know the Whole30 is a program founded by Melissa Hartwig, and it basically entails 30 days of no added sugar, no legumes, no dairy, no soy, no alcohol and no grains. It is NOT easy, so don’t go into it thinking it will be.  But with a little preparation and mental stamina, you can do it!  The Whole30 has benefitted me in ways I didn’t know were possible. It taught me what my body truly thrives off of, and what it is a-okay without.  

 

I’m going to do my VERY best to walk you through the few things I wish I knew/had before starting. And here’s a great source for where to go to find out more about the program before diving in! Whole 30 Q&A, Whole 30 Recipes– also, I find it an absolute MUST to know, the founder is the most OPEN person ever, and she is always answering personal messages on her PERSONAL instagram account if you ever have any questions and can’t reach the designated Whole30 team! When doing a program so strict, I find this an absolute lifesaver if you have a question.

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The Best of 2015

WOW.  It is the end of an absolutely amazing year!  I can not BELIEVE how fast 2015 flew by!  It was the year of truly great things happening for me, and my family and friends!  I got engaged, and got Maggie! My best friend has a baby on the way! One of my closest friends that I met from BLOGGING also has a baby on the way!  The good news kept coming, and I loved 2015 for that very reason!  But it was ALSO a great year in books, in tech, and in food and fitness! I have carefully chosen some of my absolute favorites from the YEAR to showcase for you today!  I hope you enjoy them! 

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Hannah & Cassie’s Holiday Gift Guide

Hannah & Cassie's Holiday Gift Guide

AHOY mates!  I am SO insanely excited about this joint gift guide with one of my best friends, Hannah!  While Hannah and I are close, we have noticed we both LOVE very different things.  So, we both took what we obsess over most, and created a gift guide for you guys based on those areas!  Hannah will be covering fashion, decor, entertainment, etc.  While I have fitness, food, tech, books and coffee!  Basically, you can find something for everyone on your list this holiday season! So, let’s get to the goods, shall we?

 

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FitGear: Affordable Activewear Haul

FitGear: Affordable Activewear Haul

For me, I LOVE activewear!  I have an obsession with buying it, mostly because its comfy and makes me WANT to workout!  However, I refuse to spend an excessive amount of money on it.  So, I have come to LOVE seeking out great pieces for a bargain!  Today I share many recent finds with you, and they can bring you from the cool weather to the heat!  Get ready! There’s a ton here! Here is your FitGear: Affordable Activewear Haul!

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FitGear Review: TomTom MultiSport Cardio

tomtom review

Before I begin, I was kindly sent this device by the company for review purposes.  All links to buy the device will be at the end of the post! Welcome to your first ever FitGear Review! First up, the lovely TomTom MultiSport Cardio

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