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The Truth About Being Fit

Being fit doesn’t just happen. It’s a result of daily choices. Choosing to do a workout, choosing not to eat an extra spoonful of almond butter, choosing water over wine, choosing to get a good night’s rest, choosing to listen to your body when it needs a break. All of these choices add up and… Continue reading The Truth About Being Fit

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Spotlight on fitbeauties: ExerSusie

fitbeauties radiate passion, strength, confidence and joy. You are genuine and influential women who are committed to living a holistically healthy, fit and balanced life. You are full of life and generously share your authentic and vibrant light always striving to love without limits. Susie is most definitely a fitbeautie. She is one of the… Continue reading Spotlight on fitbeauties: ExerSusie

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What I Made Sunday February 9th

I may have gone a little overboard today…not exactly sure why, maybe the extra coffee I had this afternoon? Lol. My creativity was sparked so I came up with a few new recipes, only trouble is I didn’t write anything down! I have so many recipes already to share with you and I just can’t… Continue reading What I Made Sunday February 9th

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What I Made Sunday February 2nd

My goals for weekly meal prep are always this: Meets nutritional requirements Tastes delicious Includes variety Satisfies cravings, hunger and energy needs This week I was inspired by all the Superbowl foods going around so I made chili sweet potato fries topped with fresh cilantro. I  used ground chicken and omitted the beans plus made… Continue reading What I Made Sunday February 2nd

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What I Made Sunday January 19th

Today”s meal prep was a little funny. I will be traveling this week and working in Toronto so I didn”t do my usual full prep. When I first started competing I traveled with a full cooler of a weeks worth of prepared meals in containers many a time but these days I”m much more focused… Continue reading What I Made Sunday January 19th

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What I Made Sunday January 5th

My first Sunday post of the year! It’s one of those back on track kind of meal prep. You know after you’ve been out of your routine for a while it’s kind of of a ritual to get organized and back on plan. For me that means lots of water and pre planned meals during… Continue reading What I Made Sunday January 5th

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What I Made Sunday December 29th

The last Sunday post of 2013! Can you believe it?! This last week was pretty off routine. I hosted Christmas Eve for the first time, had lots of family and friends around to visit with and got some things in my to-do list checked off. Never enough time in the day but  I took the… Continue reading What I Made Sunday December 29th

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What I Made Sunday Dec 22nd

I’m all off my routine because of the holidays and I forgot to write this post yesterday! Ooops! 🙂 I actually didn’t do much in the way of meal prep since I’m off work this week I can make each meal fresh most days. I also have cooked and frozen chicken breast sliced up that I… Continue reading What I Made Sunday Dec 22nd

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My Thoughts on ‘Diets’

nu·tri·tion  (n-trshn, ny-) n. 1. The process of nourishing or being nourished, especially the process by which a living organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and for replacement of tissues. 2. The science or study that deals with food and nourishment, especially in humans. 3. A source of nourishment; food. -TheOnlineDictionary There are… Continue reading My Thoughts on ‘Diets’

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What I Made Sunday November 3 2013

Sunday night already!? Where does the time go. So, I cooked up a storm today and now I’m really looking forward to this week’s food! Hahah. I made my good ol’ chipotle turkey meatballs. I honestly can’t get enough of these. I love them extra spicy filled with finely diced veggies served with a wild rice… Continue reading What I Made Sunday November 3 2013

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What I Made Sunday Oct 27th

Holy cow I can’t believe this month is almost over! I just realized it when typing the title of this post. Anyway…. Last week I have to say I really enjoyed my meals. Sometimes things workout better then others and sometimes I just feel like eating somethings and not others. Anyway last week was one… Continue reading What I Made Sunday Oct 27th

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Progress…Patience…

I’m finally seeing some of the work I put in this year and I’m feeling excited about it! Building a physique is a process and takes time. There are many obstacles that can get in our way and really the only way to make progress is just be consistent.  Consistently working hard in the gym… Continue reading Progress…Patience…

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What I Made Sunday Oct 20th

This weekend was the October Serious About Fitness show and oh it was fun! When I’m not competing I love watching! The creativity of the costumes is awesome and the physiques are incredible. The next show is in June and the following in Sept. I will want to decide soon what show I will do… Continue reading What I Made Sunday Oct 20th

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What I Made Sunday Sept 8th

I think I may have gone overboard. I’m not sure if it was the weather or the fact that I’d been away from my kitchen for a week but I cooked up a storm this weekend and today. For the weekend meals I did some catch up cooking. Using up most of my left over… Continue reading What I Made Sunday Sept 8th

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Rambling Thoughts & Enjoying Balance

The sun is shining and it’s a holiday today. I just had a phenomenal workout. It was one of those ones where everything works. I had the time I needed, my outfit was comfy, and so cute ;), my tunes were great, my energy was there and man did I ever sweat. The gym was… Continue reading Rambling Thoughts & Enjoying Balance

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Muscle Building Time!

I’m currently trying to put on some muscle. This isn’t as easy as one might think. My main building goal is my shoulders. I want nice round shoulders dammit! I want them! I’m also working hard on my hamstrings and booty cause I just love a nice round apple bum. Plus in addition I’m woking… Continue reading Muscle Building Time!

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2013 Fitness Goals

I have lots of ongoing goals always! Blog more (I’m working on this now!!), read more, take those courses I’m eyeing, keep my closet tidy, get my bookkeeping paperwork in better order, create, test and post more new recipes, post more makeup before and after photos, spend more time with friends, my husband, my pets, my family,… Continue reading 2013 Fitness Goals