Pure Barre: 20 Classes in 31 Days

Pure Barre

Good afternoon! How are you guys doing today? Things started off on a high note over here because I completed my Pure Barre studio’s October 20-class challenge this morning! Anyone who completes the challenge gets more than 60 percent off the following month’s membership which was all the motivation I needed to participate. I was… 

Read More »

Staying Active During the Winter + Columbia Giveaway


Last month I received an email from my buddies over at Columbia with information about their new initiative with POPSUGAR Select: Inspiring others to be active during the winter months. I grew up just outside of Chicago, so I’m all too familiar with bitter-cold winters, but I’ve been out of the icy cold winter season… 

Read More »

Choosing a Rent the Runway Dress

pumpkin loaf with almond butter

Good afternoon, my friends! Things are going well over here so far today. I’ve been running around a bit and spending some time at my new gym meeting with my boss and getting acquainted with everything. I may actually be teaching my first class this week (a teacher may need a sub) which is sooner… 

Read More »

From Jax to Charlotte

Pumpkin Spice Puppy Chow

Good morning and Happy Halloween week! I hope your Monday is off to a good start… And if it’s not, you should probably make some of this Pumpkin Spice Puppy Chow. It’s a guaranteed mood-booster. It’s on my must-make list this week! But now let’s chat about the weekend, shall we? Saturday Saturday was mostly… 

Read More »

Things I’m Loving Friday #56

SHINE Conference

Good morning and happy, happy Friday! I cannot believe the weekend is nearly here. I’ve been having such a wonderful time back in my previous home state with my family. I miss them so much! Though my time here is short and I will be heading back to North Carolina tomorrow morning, the thing I’m… 

Read More »

How to Create a Blogging Media Kit

Katy Widrick

Good afternoon!I am currently in Jacksonville spending quality time with my mom, aunt and sister at the Shine Women’s Conference at Celebration Church in Jacksonville. Everything kicked off last night and I’m looking forward to the next two days ahead! I attended last year and can already tell the conference is going to be even… 

Read More »