If you google "recovery day" you will find countless articles on the importance of rest and recovery days for fitness. Taking a recovery day is just as important for progress as the actual exercise. Giving the body the ability to rest and recover allows the muscles to grow, come out of the stress … Read more about Recovery Days Move You Forward
This is a soup you need in you life. True statement here: I have been eating this for lunch or dinner every single day for 8 days straight. And I'm not bored yet. AND I made it because I wanted to flood myself with some goodness (and I was feeling pretty bloated) and am happy to report it is … Read more about Favorite Vegetable Soup – best detox soup ever
My cooking has made quite a turn lately. You may have noticed that from the lack of recipe sharing here. These days my cooking consists of things that I can do quickly, simply or that I will eat on for the week. I'm thinking about sharing some of those ideas because it really is a change and … Read more about BEST New Recipe for Fall! Caprese Chicken with Spinach
I have spent the past few days completely alone. Except for the constant company of my two dogs, I have taken the past few days to hunker down just by myself. We have had what is almost a real little "cabin in the woods" for quite some time. Due to the boys' growing weekend schedules and then … Read more about My Self Imposed Silent Retreat
Here you go! A workout for your week. Add this in one day to make it a little different if you are feeling a bit like Ground Hog Day. Grab your dumbells and a band if you have it . . . whatever you have for your quarantine workouts! The point is to move, get out of your comfort zone a bit and … Read more about Upper & Lower Body Workout for your Week!
Energy is something we all seem to be wanting and needing. Especially now when we seem to be in this surreal, holding pattern, uncertain of what is around the corner, uncertain of plans and normalcy and perpetual "ground hog" days. So while energy always seems to be a priceless commodity, it's … Read more about 5 Ways to Create More Energy
I do not consider myself a control freak. (My boys may have a different view on this statement). However, I will admit that control, or lack of control, is something I have absolutely struggled with. It is an ongoing battle that I have been intentionally working on over the past couple of years. … Read more about Shelter in Place Yoga. Giving up Control
When I get up these days I take a few seconds to confirm what day of the week it is. Then, because I am such a good friend, I send text reminders to a few friends who might need that reminder (; Since today feels like number 3,476,953 days of quarantine, I definitely needed to remind myself that … Read more about Being Well These Days (and of course a workout!)