Wholesome Health + Wellness

Marriage Prep Advice – Letter To A Friend

Marriage Prep Advice – Letter To A Friend

A little while back I had another woman reach out to me and ask: “What are some things you wish someone would have told you before getting married? I’ve headed that direction and just want to be as ready for marriage as possible.” My Response […]

Postpartum Health and Fitness – Letter To A Friend

Postpartum Health and Fitness – Letter To A Friend

I recently had another mom reach out to me and ask: “How do you motivate yourself to workout, eat healthily, and keep moving as a postpartum mom?” My Response Was: Finding time to workout as a mother is hard! It is difficult to sacrifice time […]

Benefits Of Walking With A Stroller

Benefits Of Walking With A Stroller

This morning around 10 a.m., I grabbed my jogging stroller, threw on some exercise pants, long sleeves, sunscreen, and a trucker hat and headed out the door. I got my children comfy in the stroller with books and toys and made sure they had protection from […]

Health And Fitness Progress Trackers

Health And Fitness Progress Trackers

When beginning a new health and fitness routine, it is helpful to do an initial assessment of your current health and body state. As you use progress trackers, such as body measurements, photos, and journaling, you can see the improvements you have made. Non-Measurement Progress […]

How to Lead Group Fitness Challenges

How to Lead Group Fitness Challenges

How To Lead Group Fitness Challenges An effective way to gain motivation, accountability, and confidence in your fitness journey is to participate in group fitness challenges.  Whether you lead or participate in a challenge, there is a huge opportunity for personal growth and development. Not […]

5 Ways to Fight Water Retention

5 Ways to Fight Water Retention

Why Talk About Water Weight? After the labor and delivery of my first child, I weighed more the week after my delivery then I did during my whole pregnancy due to water retention. As I approach the delivery of my second child, I want to […]

Workout Motivation and Goal Setting

Workout Motivation and Goal Setting

My overall fitness goal is to be strong, energized and durable. To be an example of a woman who possesses a positive body image, not because of what my body looks like but what my body can do: run long distances, serve a fast tennis […]

20 Tips for Better Sleep

20 Tips for Better Sleep

Plain and simple, sleep is important and is an integral part to achieving health and wellness. Current research shows that, “Individuals with sleep durations far outside the normal range may be engaging in volitional sleep restriction or have serious health problems. An individual who intentionally […]