What School and Gym Owners Have in Common

*Let me forewarn you, this is a rant. It is a topic near and dear to my heart and I am, indeed, venting. After a decade of teaching (high school, middle school, and some elementary), owning and operating my own preschool through high school, and running a personal training business,…

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Paleo Vanilla Cupcakes with Creamy Chocolate Frosting

This is always my easy cupcake go-to.  Today we celebrated my youngest son’s 4th birthday and at his request we made vanilla cupcakes with creamy chocolate frosting. There is only one bowl to clean and it’s quick and easy. I prepare the complete batter in the food processor and bake them…

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Staying Fit Through Pregnancy, Part (6) : Staying Fit after Birth

  Healthy Active Moms Have Healthy Active Kids (who apparently like to smile)! My kids do smile a lot, for we are always exposing them to new adventures….but it doesn’t take a lot of effort to get kiddos to smile, especially when you are physically capable of doing things with…

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Staying Fit Through Pregnancy, Part (5) Five: DIET – What to Eat!

I’m Not Fat, I’m Pregnant! Unfortunately, more and more pregnant women are having to say this since nearly half of women of childbearing age are overweight or obese…thus making it more difficult to spot the baby bump.  However,  as I have discussed in my prior posts here and here, a great workout…

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