I Still Hate the Gym – Does Where You Work Out Even Matter?

Who else hates the gym as much as I do? I had so much anxiety about my training appointment this morning that I woke up three hours early for my 8 am session and successfully gave myself a stomachache. What’s wrong with me? I used to LOVE the gym. I’m not lazy, I’m not shy

Happy Butt Workout: Work It Out Wednesday

Since Summer was born, my butt has been growing increasingly sad by the minute. Lots of sitting and nursing has made my once favorite part kind of – well – mushy. For the past few weeks, I’ve been obsessing over the fastest way to get my pre-baby butt back (I caught a glimpse of my

Hoagie to 5K: Justin Runs His First Race

As some of you may already know, this blog started as our wedding blog. The first post was our “Save The Date” and longtime followers have seen us through the entire wedding planning process, the transition from engaged couple to blended family, and our personal journeys as a couple and as individuals. This blog is

My First 5K: 80% Of Success Is Showing Up

It’s not about skill. It’s not about will power. It’s not even about motivation. It’s about showing up. Nothing can be accomplished if you don’t show up first. I tied up my Nike sneakers and just did it. Channeling my inner superhero to run my first 5K…

2-Week Raw Challenge: Update & Playlist

You can view my entire “75% Raw Challenge” video playlist below.  New videos will automatically be added to the playlist as the challenge goes on.  The last day of the challenge is March 26, 2010.

2-Week Raw Challenge: Day 3 Recap

My 2-Week Raw Food Challenge

It’s the day before I start my 2-week raw food challenge and the perfect day to hit the local farmer’s market for some fresh fruit and veggies. It was a balmy 65 degrees in New Jersey today, and everyone came out to play – the chickens, the bunnies, the deer… I spent a total of