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Honest Review Of SoulCycle At Home Bike

I remember my first SoulCycle class better than my first kiss. It was a turning point after which I compared every spin class from that day forward, and Soul became the gold standard of cycling in my mind. When pre-orders of SoulCycle’s at-home bike launched amid social distancing and the imminent COVID-19 quarantine, I couldn’t have put down the deposit fast enough. I’ve been using it for two weeks now and here is my honest review of SoulCycle’s at-home bike:…

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Lifestyle

5 Minute Hard Core Abs Express Workout

5 Minute Hard Core Abs Express Workout

Happy Fitness Friday! Not that days matter all that much any more. Anyway, today is a very special one because I’m sharing this gem of an at-home fitness resource who is not only a legend of her craft (featured on Live with Kelly and Michael, Good Morning America, Fox, in the New York Times, Woman’s Health, US Weekly, Fit Pregnancy, Fitness, Health Magazine, Shape and more), she is also a friend and a fellow ex-Manhattan turned Greenwich mom. Nikki Glor…

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Lifestyle

At Home Workout With Celebrity Trainer Raheem Chatman

Raheem Chatman Free Workout

I’m bringing back Fitness Friday for a very special treat: a free workout you can do at home, with or without weights, with a personal trainer to the stars. Raheem Chatman trains Geneva Carr and Ashanti (if you’ve ever seen her abs I know you’re listening) and now you. If you’re feeling anything like I do right now, you might be worried about losing those gym gainz now that even Equinox and Soul Cycle threw in the towel and shuttered…

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Shopping

The Affordable Collaboration Line You Need To Shop Right Now

Forever x Wilson 21 Pleated Tennis Skort

If there was an award for best unlikely collaboration of the year, the Forever 21 x Wilson would win. If you play tennis or want to get in the game, now is a good time because you could look like a million bucks on the court without spending much at all. Maybe you’re just an athleisure kind of girl. You do you. Full disclosure: I bought all of this. I am not even exaggerating. My current fitness goal is to…

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Shopping

Best Fitness Wear To Buy With Your Shopbop Coupon

LNA Hoodie Sweatshirt Dress

Happy Fitness Friday! Today I’m sharing some of my favorite gym and beyond workout wear that is all up to 25% off with code GOBIG18 at Shopbop. I love having stylish, well fitting clothes for working out for extra motivation. This hoodie is one of my favorites for throwing on for the gym, over weekend wear, or with leggings for lounging. I had to order these liquid leggings I’ve been eyeing forever, and when I saw these already on sale…

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Lifestyle

How I Lost 40 Pounds In 9 Months Post Partum

Show Me Your Mumu Bella Dress

Happy Fitness Friday! Today I’m circling back to addressing a question some of you have asked in more depth, as promised: how I lost 40 lbs in 9 months post partum. So in case you’re new here, I had my second son, Luke James, in April. He was born a few months before my first son Bear Hunter’s second birthday. Having two babies in under two years was a double whammy on my body in many ways, and I have…

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Lifestyle

5 Fitness Tips For New Moms

Adidas Originals Three Stripes Dress

Happy Fitness Friday! Since some of you have asked, I’m sharing some of the things that have helped me work on getting in shape after having two kids in less than two years. I am no expert by any means, these are just some of the things that have really helped me on my journey thus far. Join a gym that has good babysitting. Coordinating separate childcare creates a hurdle and is more costly. Even the babysitting at the more…

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Lifestyle,Shopping

10 Favorite Stylish Workout Clothes That Actually Perform

I am currently on a fitness journey of epic proportions (for me), and since some of you had asked about what I’m doing workout-wise after having two babies in under two years, I’m starting this Fitness Friday series today by sharing some of my favorite workout wear. I’ve been going hard at the gym 5-6 days a week and my goal is too sweat as much as possible during my sesssions, so these are not sissy Athleisure pieces (though they’re…

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Lifestyle

20 Week Update + Giveaway

Jillian Micaels Yeah Baby

Having just passed my twentieth week, I figured it might be time to give you guys a quick update on my second pregnancy. I’ve been so surprised that it is pretty different than my first. For starters, I am realizing what a luxury it was being pregnant last time with only work and my workouts contributing to my exhaustion because it is truly a different ballgame taking care of a toddler on top of it all now. Morning sickness has…

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