Category Archives: Life

It’s fall … new goals for new season!

I hope that you’ve had a great summer!  As awesome as summer is, fall definitely wins the prize as my favorite season.  I am SO excited for sweaters, soup, pumpkin dishes and the leaves to change colors.  Seriously, I have … Continue reading

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Morning Time-Saving Products

Hello, everyone!  A few weeks ago I did a post sharing my tips for successful morning workouts.  If you missed the post, you can check it out here.  In keeping with that theme, I wanted to share three products that … Continue reading

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I finished my first marathon … I still can’t believe it! The GE Irving Marathon was a fantastic experience. It was really challenging but the feeling of accomplishment was amazing!

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100 days to a healthier you!!

It’s no secret that I love prizes – especially fitness related prizes. I’ve kept a food log to win a basket of healthy snacks, hula hooped at an expo for a t-shirt …. Yes, by participating in these challenges I … Continue reading

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Happy Belated Valentine’s Day and Shine Athletica!

I hope you all had a great Valentine’s Day yesterday. I loved getting to spend time with this handsome guy

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It’s 2015 – #NoExcuses!

It’s a new year with amazing possibilities! I’m excited about my goals for 2015 (and promise to share more in an upcoming post) but for now I want to let you know about Sweat Pink’s #NoExcuses Challenge.

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Marathon Training – What’s Working and What’s Not

When I woke up this morning, I realized my first marathon is a little over 6 months away – yikes! I’ve been training for about two and a half months now and completed an 11 mile run last week. Over … Continue reading

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Watermelon Birthday Cake

Happy Friday! I’m linking up again this week with Annemarie from The Fit Foodie Mama, Esther from Chocolate Runner Girl, Farrah from Fairyburger and Montana from Pretty Lil Mudder to bring you healthy recipes. This week’s theme is “Dessert Heaven”. … Continue reading

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Planning One Day At A Time to Combat Stress

I spent a large portion of today feeling overwhelmed. My schedule is pretty packed for the next couple of weeks and my normal routine will change somewhat. A planner by nature, uncertainty and significant changes to my routine cause me … Continue reading

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