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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 […]

Maple Bacon Cupcakes

Maple Bacon Cupcakes

TGIF!!! I’m so excited about today, not only because it’s Friday, I have had a very long week that has basically been packed from sun up to sun down, but also because it’s the weekend, and what better way to start the weekend than trying […]

Sugar Cookie Cut Outs

Sugar Cookie Cut Outs

Hello! It’s been awhile since I have posted a new recipe for you all.  Honestly, we have been so busy on the weekends, that we have not have much time to just relax, which means I have not had time to experiment bake one of […]

Trusting God With Our Future

Trusting God With Our Future

When something is over, don’t stop. The end of an era is not the completion of a destiny ~ Brian Houston, Pastor of Hillsong Church   I have recently read a book by Senior Pastor Brian Houston of Hillsong Church, Live Love Lead .  A decent […]

Ivy K.-Owner of Girls Who Powerlift

Ivy K.-Owner of Girls Who Powerlift

Today’s post is from Ivy, she is the founder/owner of Girls Who Powerlift .  What started as a mere social media page to gain inspiration from others as she started lifting in the gym, has developed into a brand that has brought woman’s love of iron […]