Category: Healthy Living

My Biggest Move Yet: Becoming a #girlboss

Becoming a #girlboss

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So this post has been on my mind and heart for a long time now.  But to say the least, it has been a busy few months.  I have been posting over on my personal and now business instagram about this venture for a little while now, but its time to explain why I chose to do it, and why now.

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FitBITES: Cast Iron Tomato Basil Chicken with Quinoa

 

FitBITES: Cast Iron Tomato Basil Chicken with Quinoa

Cast Iron Tomato Basil Chicken with Quinoa

I simply ADORE basil, and it is basil season right now! I had to find a way to incorporate this into mine and Jon’s dinner routine, but all the while keeping it healthy! This Cast Iron Tomato Basil Chicken with Quinoa is a winner! It is the type of meal to fill your kitchen with delicious scents, and your belly with a satisfying meal!

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FitBITES: Quinoa Turkey Burrito Bowls

We are all coming off a holiday weekend, maybe we indulged a bit too much! It’s time to add a meal to our dinner menu we can feel good about! Let’s get this delicious and HEALTHY dinner on the table! Of course, use only a little cheese šŸ˜‰

FitBITES: Quinoa Turkey Burrito Bowls

FitBITES: Quinoa Turkey Burrito Bowls

Is there ANYTHING better than a delicious meal?  YES! There’s a healthy delicious meal that’s ready in under thirty minutes! These healthified and #tiuapproved burrito bowls are AMAZING, quick and easy!  Today I’m sharing with you the secret to making better TACO TUESDAY choices, and it starts with these FitBITES Quinoa Turkey Burrito Bowls!

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Working Girl Lunches: Part ONE

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As part of being a meal planner, I love getting ALL my meals ready/ironed out for the week!  This doesn’t just include dinner, it most certainly includes breakfast, lunch and snacks as well!  Lunch is a meal that I find particularly hard for people.  Tons of people just go out, get lunch, which can mean unhealthy choices, and unnecessary spending!  these are two things I’m not a fan of, so I have some great lunch options for you today!

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fitFAVES: Quinoa Craziness!

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Today we have Tiff, of Mostly YA Lit sharing her love for not only food, but healthy food!  And I am SUPER excited because it is all about one of my FAVORITE healthy foods, quinoa!  So I think its only appropriate to title today’s post, Quinoa Craziness! Tiff is sharing a super awesome way to try this nutrient packed grain, and I personally think we should all give it a try!  Here is Tiff, guys!

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Foodie February KICKOFF & HUGE GIVEAWAY

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IT IS TIME. It is the 3rd annual Foodie February Kickoff!

Okay, so today I am going to talk about healthy snacking with you.  Why, you ask? Because it ties PERFECTLY into the awesome giveaway we will be doing!  

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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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FitGear Review: TomTom MultiSport Cardio

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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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A Fit Week With: Lindsey of A Bookish Sinister Kid

A Fit Week With: Lindsey of A Bookish Sinister Kid

I am really excited to have Lindsey here today!  She is such an inspiration for anyone who wants to begin running, and she’s always willing to give advice and tips!  Below you’ll find TONS of useful information she so generously provided and I really hope you take some of her tips and put them to use!  So – without anymore from me, I give you Lindsey!

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#SummerSlimdown: Get Fit With Me!

Get Fit with me just in time for bathing suit season!

summerslimdownListen. I used to be the laziest person ever. Seriously. On a personal note when I went to Miami back in April I was unhappy with what I saw. (that’s a personal matter please don’t tell me I should be pleased.) Anyway, so when I got home I vowed to start eating healthier. And I realized that because of that decision I was going to try my best to buy organic foods and foods from my local farmers market. I’ve made some pretty great healthy dishes which I’ll share over the next few months. Continue reading