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Facing Modern Day Goliath

Facing Modern Day Goliath

The past week I have been very slack on putting any content on my blog…really on my social media as well.  My mind has been mush.  There is so much going on that my brain does not want to function or process.  Don’t get me […]

Chia Pudding Pancakes

Chia Pudding Pancakes

I am in love with South Carolina weather this week, it’s absolutely perfect.  Something about the spring weather that seems to put everyone in a better mood.  Or maybe it’s just me that is in a better mood, and I’m more pleasant to be around […]

Andrea B.

Andrea B.

Happy Friday to you-you beautiful people you!! Today’s feature on the blog is my sweet friend Andrea.  I love her story because she talks about the importance of putting in the work to achieve her goal of running a half marathon.  Sometimes in life (whether […]

Mandy O.

Mandy O.

It’s FRI-DAY!  I am SO glad it’s finally here.  Don’t get me wrong, I truly enjoy my job, and the awesome team of women I get to work with, but I also love my weekends with my husband.  Plus my husband is participating in a […]

How Fitness Has Influenced My Life

How Fitness Has Influenced My Life

A few weeks ago I mentioned how I do not really discuss my fitness life on here, I don’t talk very much about it because I do not want to be known as “Annie the gym rat”.  Not that I see anything wrong with being […]

Siobhan S.

Siobhan S.

Happy Friday!  To kick off your weekend I am excited to share a Siobhan’s inspirational story with you all today.  Siobhan and I went to college together, and I got to know her through our Spanish classes.  She is a sweet, kind hearted, strong, amazing […]

Protein Hot Chocolate

Protein Hot Chocolate

“Perseverance means more than endurance, more than simply holding on until the end.  A saint’s life is in the hands of God, just like a bow and arrow are in the hands of an archer.  God is aiming at something the saint cannot see, but […]

Getting Past The Past

Getting Past The Past

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  The one day a year where every American who is not of Irish descent feels the need to pretend like they have some small lineage of Irish blood in them in order to celebrate.  I say that because I was that […]

Allison R.

Allison R.

Hello! For today’s post I have another inspirational story to share with you all today from Allison.  I got to know Allison a gym that my husband and I used to train at.  We would normally train around the same time, and we both enjoyed […]

What Are Your Core Values?

What Are Your Core Values?

I like to listen to podcasts from people who are in leadership roles: ministry, business owners, coaches, bloggers, etc. I recently listened to a podcast from Ben Bergeron titled Living Based On Core Values.  If you do not know who Ben Bergeron is, he is […]