Feel the Burn: Bands Workout

Ever feel too tired [or anti-social] for the gym? Me too. I’m always crushing on non-gym workouts I can do to mix up my routine. My new favorite? Resistance bands! You can lift that booty and work those biceps from anywhere: your office, your couch or your hotel room. Keep a band at work with you or pack one in your suitcase to push your boot-ay. My monthly writeup for The…. Read more

Five Yoga Moves that Open Your Heart

We’re constantly told to ‘keep an open mind…’ but what’s more important is keeping an open heart. That’s what really gives us new experiences, new relationships, new feelings. When I think of all the ‘happy accidents’ in my life, they’re all a result of staying open.  Stretching the muscles in your chest and shoulders pushes you to release emotions, giving both your mind and body a chance to connect. For my…. Read more

Sweat into Spring: No-Weights Workout

I’m pretty sure there are few things in life a workout and a green juice can’t solve. I teamed up with The Chalkboard Mag for an outdoor sweat session that KICKS BUTT. My trainer, Mike Alexander, worked alongside me to mix up our normal routine. Try combining short runs with plyometric exercises, pilates and even yoga. The unlikely combo builds lean muscle and is always welcoming for both my mind…. Read more

Sweat Together: Couples Workout

OH, the sweet things my husband is willing to do for love… [and for the sake of my Instagram]. Today is all about COUPLES workouts — featuring the hubby himself. In case you missed it, we worked alongside The Chalkboard Mag to show you how we sweat together. A good workout side-by-side gives us a renewed outlook on life. Don’t get me wrong, we really love to eat cupcakes and pizza…. Read more

Work That Booty

Happy #WorkoutWednesday! Let’s talk booty’s today. I [embarrassingly] get a lot of questions on what I do to whip my bum into shape. Part of it is genetics [thanks, mama]. But as I get older, I’m quickly understanding the importance of weekly butt workouts. It doesn’t stay perky on its own, ya know what I’m sayin’?! Good news is, trainer Mike Alexander of LA’s MadFit gym knows a thing or…. Read more