Young Living Essential Oils


I’ve been a huge skeptic about the essential oils I’ve been hearing so much about lately. I am prone to headaches (have been all my life) and it doesn’t take much to trigger one for me. At times if I feel one coming on I’ll take something and I’m able to stop it before it […]

Moving Forward

Time sure has flown since my last post back in January.  I would love to be able to tell you I’m halfway to my goal but I’m not.  When I last posted I received a ton of support and people encouraging me which I definitely needed at the time. Of course there is always the […]


I failed. I failed and I’m so ashamed.  In 2011 I worked my butt off, literally, to lose all the weight that I allowed myself to gain, and in the past year I’ve managed to gain it all back. All of it.  A year of hard work, 69 lbs that I kept off for 2 […]

Fitness Friday: Dream Big with Kim Faulker

Today’s Fitness Friday post is from Kim Faulkner, owner of Orange County Fitness. I’m honored she would take the time to share her inspiring journey with us! Dream Big As I was preparing to write this blog I decided to look over this one entry from about a year ago.  I was prompted to rewrite this […]

Fitness Friday with Mark Cornelison, Biggest Loser Season 13 Contestant (Guest Post)

  Today I’m excited to have Mark Cornelison, contestant from The Biggest Loser, season 13, guest post for today’s Fitness Friday! I’m so honored he took time out of his busy schedule to share his journey with us!  I know I’ve used some of the same excuses he listed in the past so I totally […]