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Deconstructed Cherry Chocolate Mint Blizzard

If your tastebuds are anything like mine and you were lucky enough to live near a Dairy Queen that was opened year round, blizzards were ARE the hallmark of life. Along with… maybe…your tamagotchi and cabbage patch doll. Dairy Queen … Continue reading

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Frozen Banana Cacao Smoothie

Since the eighty degree temps and high humidity have gotten us all pregamed up for summer, the only perfect way to celebrate is with food and beverage. Frozen beverages are my kryptonite during the summertime. A kryptonite I will completely … Continue reading

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The Bone-Breaking Facts About Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a term many of us millennials have probably heard, but few of us are actually privy to what it means. Osteoporosis is the breakdown of calcium in our bones, which makes fractures more likely to occur. The disease … Continue reading

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Your Two Dollar Alternative To A First World Problem…the spa

DIY ideas are a no-brainer way to save a ton of money while still gaining the benefits of a product or service you’d shell out a lot of dough for. As a struggling entrepreneur, I find it incredibly comforting to … Continue reading

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Group Ex Woes: Bullying the Newbie

In all my years of endorphin filled exercise, I never realized how much of a utopic cloud I was living in. That was until…I changed gyms. Being an avid group ex-er, I grew accustomed to seeing the same faces and … Continue reading

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Beat the Bulk: Add more cardio

There’s a new age wave of grunts and ferocious weight slams in the gym. They aren’t emanating from your typical sweaty, muscular guy. These sounds of hard and desired results are coming from a group of women (growing exponentially as … Continue reading

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#MotivationalMondays- Bikini Body Blast

It’s March 24, which means while the forecast doesn’t indicate it’s actually spring, the calendar does. And after spring comes the most wonderful time of the year…SUMMER. It’s about this time (or sooner) when all those New Year’s Resolutioners slack … Continue reading

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-Things To Try Thursdays- Protein Supplements Review

You know as much as I know that we all need protein. It’s essential for muscle building, proper energy and picking things up in the gym and putting them down. Protein is readily available for your body to convert to … Continue reading

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Five Signs Your Workout Isn’t Working Out

As much as I would not like to admit it, I’m a fitness-endorphin filled fiend. If I don’t squeeze in a sweaty, sore, killer (insert any other badass word here) workout in per day, anxiety sets in. My mind is … Continue reading

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Dear Diary: I wrote all my food down, now what?

Food journaling. It’s a pretty popular and completely effective way to manage your nutritional goals. I’m not a huge believer in planning. I have mentioned that before. I take a dash of this a dab of that and voila create … Continue reading

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