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Q & A Wednesday: tips for starting a career in Pilates

Happy Wednesday Beauties!

I appreciate you all submitting your questions for Q & A Wednesdays. You asked so many good things - I'm excited to answer them all in the coming weeks.

Today I'm tackling a topic that I get asked about more than any other thing: how to get started with a career in the fitness/Pilates/wellness [...]

Thoughts on the first trimester…

Now that I'm out of the first trimester I'm able to look back, reflect and say...thank goodness that part has passed.

This first trimester was rough for a number of reasons.

To sum it up, I felt sick, tired and hungry.

First, I had terrible, terrible nausea and couldn't stand the thought of healthy food (this happened during [...]

By |March 23rd, 2015|Categories: Finding Balance|Tags: , , , , |19 Comments

Weekly Meal Plan

As you may know, I'm in the middle of running The Pilates Balance Program. The PBP is my flagship program that includes 6 weeks of Pilates workouts, meal plans, and online support/coaching.

One of the primary things we focus on is the art of meal planning.

Creating a weekly meal plan is one the most important things I do [...]

By |March 20th, 2015|Categories: Finding Balance|1 Comment

Another Balanced Life Baby…

Hi Beauties,

I'm thrilled to finally share that there is another Balanced Life baby on the way!

I'm pregnant with my second child and feel beyond blessed to find myself in this place again.

I want to start out by being sensitive - I know that fertility and pregnancy is a sensitive issue for many. I have a [...]

By |March 18th, 2015|Categories: Finding Balance|Tags: , , , , |58 Comments

Strawberry-Banana-Chia Smoothie + Soybu Love

Happy Monday!

Did you have a nice weekend?

I spent most of mine working around the house trying to get boxes unpacked and furniture arranged. We have house guests coming this week so it inspired us to get to work fast. It's exciting and fun getting settled into our new house, but also tiring.

We've been building this house [...]

By |March 16th, 2015|Categories: Finding Balance|6 Comments

Moving Day!

Hi Everyone,

It's officially moving day for us so no time for a post today!

But in case you missed them, here are some recent posts you may enjoy:

Monday - Friday Pilates Challenge (a new video each day!)

Carolyn's incredible Pilates before & after photos

Link Love....what I've been reading

Coconut - Applesauce Bites (perfect for teething toddlers!)

The Balanced Life [...]

By |March 11th, 2015|Categories: Finding Balance|0 Comments

Link Love…what I’ve been reading

Hi Beauties!

I hope you had a good weekend. I'm busy with work/moving/mothering today but wanted to pop in and share some links to interesting things I've been reading online...enjoy!

{photo via shaunaniequist.com)
Hunger makes you buy more stuff...even if it's not food. (Smithsonianmag.com)

I love this idea of packing a lemon in your lunch bag. (TheKitchn.com)

A good reminder that [...]

By |March 9th, 2015|Categories: Robin's Favorites|1 Comment

Monday – Friday Pilates Challenge (Friday)

Happy Friday!

I don't know about you but I am so ready for the weekend. I'll be working a lot as I get the PBP ladies set up and ready to kick things off next week, but I still love the slower pace of Saturday & Sunday. :)

Today marks the last day in the "Monday - [...]

By |March 6th, 2015|Categories: Pilates|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Monday – Friday Pilates Challenge (Thursday)

Hi Beauties!

Keeping it short and sweet today and sending you straight to Thursday's workout as a part of the "Monday - Friday Pilates Challenge" I'm hosting with The Body Book.

Thursday...
Today's workout focuses on side-lying work, which is great for whittling the waist, strengthening the obliques and toning the backside. Keep in mind that alignment is [...]

By |March 5th, 2015|Categories: Pilates|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

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Monday – Friday Pilates Challenge (Wednesday)

Happy Wednesday!

It has been a CRAZY week around here, but a good one too.

Are you on Instagram? If so, you saw that I've teamed up with some other inspiring women to give away a $1000 travel voucher! Yes, that's $1000 you can use in whatever way you choose! How great is that? Be sure to [...]

By |March 4th, 2015|Categories: Pilates|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Sisterhood: March Monthly Mission

Hi Beauties!

Welcome to the March Monthly Mission.

I thought long and hard about what our mission should be this month and I just kept coming back to this one thing that I feel is imperative to embrace in order to make any changes when it comes to trying to live a healthier, more balanced life.
March's Monthly [...]

By |March 4th, 2015|Categories: Balanced Life Sisterhood|3 Comments