Stitch Fix Review {September 2015}

Stitch Fix Review: September 2015 #shrinkingjeans #ootd #fashion #stitchfixreview #style

This Fix marks my 30th Stitch Fix shipment ever! I guess it's safe to say that I love Stitch Fix just a little bit. It still feels like Christmas every time I see a box waiting for me on my doorstep! Once again, my stylist nailed it and I ended up keeping several of the pieces she sent me! I'm … [Read more...]

Do You Soybu? {Review & Giveaway}

Soybu Graphic

Guys, I'm tough on workout gear. When I say I'm tough, I mean I sweat like nobody's business. No glowing. No perspiring. I sweat. My two current favorite workouts are spinning and barre, both drench fests. And I love it. But let's just say, sometimes, things aren't pretty at the end of … [Read more...]

For the Love Review + Giveaway

For the Love- Review and Giveaway #shrinkingjeans

“Thank you, Maxi Dresses, for helping me appear dressed up, as though I really made an effort, but making me feel as if I’m wearing a nightgown in public.  You are basically crotchless yoga pants, and I salute you.” –excerpt from “For the Love” By Jen Hatmaker I feel like nothing would better … [Read more...]

Up Periscope!

Periscope –is the app worth the hype? #shrinkingjeans

If you are anything like me, the last thing you want or need is to be sucked into another social media platform vortex.  However, I have stumbled upon an app so fun that I had to share. It all started around the time of the FitBloggin conference this past June.  A bunch of my tribe were posting … [Read more...]

Stitch Fix Review {June & July 2015}

Stitch Fix Review {June + July 2015} #shrinkingjeans #stitchfix #style #ootd #fashion

This may be the granddaddy of all Stitch Fix review posts. I typically find those pretty little boxes on my doorstep every three weeks or so, and then force myself to shower and put makeup on so that I can actually look halfway decent while my 12-year-old takes photographs of me modeling the … [Read more...]

He’s a Smooth(ie) Operator: Silk Dessert Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Silk Dessert Recipe

My son is growing up fast. He's as tall as I am now, his feet have long since passed mine up (even though he still insists on squeezing into my flip-flops to take out the trash), and he's developing some pretty strong opinions, especially about food and what he puts into his mouth. It's a good thing … [Read more...]

HikeGoo Review + Giveaway

HikeGoo Review + Giveaway

    I "Big Puffy Heart" walking and I ABSOLUTELY HATE getting blisters. But, I am one of the lucky people on the planet that has wonky feet that have a tendency for blisters! When I started training for my very first Susan G. Komen 3-Day five years ago, my first training walk was … [Read more...]

What You Can When You Can: book review #wycwyc

What You Can When You Can #wycwyc

Unless you live in a cave, over the past six months you've probably heard the phrase What You Can When You Can or seen the hashtag #wycwyc. It's been on Facebook and Twitter and everywhere else for good reason, since the new book by the same title is due out soon, although some of the pre-orders … [Read more...]

Stitch Fix Review {April 2015}

Stitch Fix Review April 2015 #shrinkingjeans #fashion #stitchfix #style

What I Love About Stitch Fix It's easy! I'm a momma to six kids, and you can about imagine how much fun shopping is with a 3-year-old and 1-year-old in tow. No thank you. I much prefer to have my clothes delivered to my doorstep and then put on a fashion show for the kids! Post-runway walk, each … [Read more...]

Skinny Gut Ultimate Shake Review #sponsored

Skinny Gut Ultimate Shake mix review #skinnygutshake

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Renew Life Formulas for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. As a business owner, homeschooler, and mother of 2, who always seems to be on the go, on the road, or up against deadline, it's hard to make ME a priority some days, much less my … [Read more...]

Review + Giveaway: Sweet Spot Skirts

Review + Giveaway-  Sweet Spot Skirts

I was a little anxious about trying a new skirt because I already have a brand I love BUT when I googled *best running skirt*, a new (to me) brand kept popping up. Sweet Spot Skirts. Although very loyal, I decided to give this new (to me) brand a try.  I am always willing to expand my brand love. … [Read more...]

Stitch Fix Review {February 2015}

Stitch Fix February 2015 Review #fashion #style #shrinkingjeans

Fill out your own style profile and schedule a Fix here! What is Stitch Fix? Awesome. Stitch Fix is awesome. The end. No really, it is one of my favorite things. I am a super-busy mom to 7, which doesn't leave me much time to spend on myself, especially shopping for clothing. The mere thought … [Read more...]

Polar Loop: Review + Giveaway

Polar Loop Activity Tracker Review & Giveaway #shrinkingjeans #giveaway

  Do you know what an activity tracker is?  According to Wikipedia, "an activity tracker is a device or application for monitoring and tracking fitness-related metrics such as distance walked or run, calorie consumption, and in some cases heartbeat and quality of sleep."    I realize there … [Read more...]

Sleep Trackers

sleep trackers

If you are following our Year of Small Changes Challenge, then you know last week's challenge was all about getting enough sleep.  The change: get 7-8 hours of restful sleep every night.  Christy talked about ways to maximize your chances in the last newsletter - doing things like developing a … [Read more...]

Stitch Fix Review {January 2015}

Stitch Fix Review - January 2015 #fashion #style

What is Stitch Fix? Read this! Fill out your own style profile and schedule a Fix here! Stitch Fix continues to be on my list of Favorite Things! I still receive monthly fixes at my doorstep, I've just been very, very bad about blogging them. For this month's fix, I requested pieces that I could … [Read more...]