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    • It Won’t Always Be This Hard

      I had lifted weights for over 10 years at that point, and that had worked on its own for a long time. But now that I'd had a baby and rounded the corner past 40, I knew that part of the equation was missing. I knew it, I knew it, I knew it. I just didn't have the courage to admit it. Until that day....
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      04.01.2016
    • Moving Mountains! – Wendi’s Success Story

      My new belief is that physical fitness is not a luxury, it’s a necessity. By making myself a higher priority, my life has not only been transformed by physical wellness, but I have busted through myths of things I thought were out of reach. As I’ve become more physically fit, I’m leading hikes again...
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      03.08.2016
    • Pay Now Play Later – Dem Bones

      Did you know that women will have accrued all their bone mass by around age 30? That means osteoporosis prevention should start at the big three-o, before you start losing it. Additionally, the more bone you enter your third decade with, the less likely you'll be to experience a broken bone or get o...
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      12.18.2015
    • Sugar Rant

      I stand by what I've communicated about sugar in the past for me personally, and as a trainer and health coach for many of the clients I've worked with. I don't take its influence lightly, and I definitely don't use it as a fear-mongering weapon to make money. I use it to speak truthfully about how...
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      12.17.2015
    • Just Enough – My Take On Fitness Maintenance

      So my current story isn't so sexy anymore. In fact, I'm a little bit ashamed to admit how SELDOM I am training. The fact of the matter is that I'm a busy personal trainer and mom who works out very little. The combination of goals realized and, paired with some significant joint issues that arrived...
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      11.23.2015
    • A New Twist On Holiday Prehab

      At this point I feel like there is plenty of information out there, and by now you get that it's gonna be a tough quarter. And Halloween is just the beginning, right? But the thing is, even though it may SEEM like the last few months of the year are the hardest to stay on track, the truth is we live...
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      10.06.2015
    • A Girl Walks Into A Gym…

      Ever have one of those sinking moments of buyer's remorse when you've bought something totally decent that really seemed great in the moment, but realize later that it's not entirely what you wanted after all? You feel too guilty to say anything about it because it ticked all the boxes during the pr...
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      09.19.2015
    • Join The 80% Who Stick With It This Time

      There is so much information out there, you can drown just dipping your toe into it. Low carb, no carb, low fat, raw, vegetarian, vegan, paleo, keto, clean, IIFYM, anti-inflammatory. No sugar, no processed foods, no bread, no alcohol and no night shades...wait, what?!? It's no wonder Americans are s...
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      09.02.2015