5 Hour Energy plus Protein = More out of Life

You’d think that summer equals quiet time, more relaxing, and chilling… but its not! My days are still busy as ever and finding energy, especially to jump start my morning or midday isn’t always easy. It’s also not always easy to get some quick and easy protein in to make sure my metabolism is going […]

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Join The Movement

Wow!! I definitely used to be one of those people. In 2009-2011 the market had crashed so bad where we lived, my husband and I made the very hard decision to let our house go into foreclosure. Since that time, and since 2013, we decided to live like no one else and never get in […]

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Tasty Solutions for Holidays with IBS and a Giveaway!

As a trainer, and creating meal plans for people, I naively thought all I needed to do, was take my clients food preferences into consideration. I learned that so many people suffer from bouts of IBS, Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis or other digestive issues that make just eating, “normal, healthy” food an often miserable experience. Not […]

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Workout Tools you never thought of!

It’s no secret, I have been living on the road for the past year, and my life and workouts have changed! Just two months ago, my husband and I took the RV and moved semi-permanently to Utah, to live with Grandma on her farm and help her with her animals. Oh, at the same time, […]


Always in Beta Lifestyle with New Balance

Consideration was provided by New Balance   I’ve always been inspired by women with stories of challenge and triumph. One of my first and favorite books I ever read was called, “Don’t You Dare Give Up,” a book about a gymnast who was paralyzed doing the sport she loved, but out of her tragedy she […]


Are you waiting for a rainy day or planning your SUNNY day?

If you have been with me awhile, you may have ended up on one of my financial webinars, where I shared a pretty personal story from 2011-2012 when my husband and I decided to foreclose on our home in Las Vegas and file bankruptcy, due to the huge down turn in the economy in our […]


Walking Whenever Wherever #walkoutwednesdays

As you know, I’m a traveling gypsy. Living on the road also includes lots of flights out of town. The hardest part of this lifestyle IS making time for exercise or activity. I know my life isn’t typical, but, I think many of you can relate to the fact that maybe having kids and running around, […]


Walk Out Wednesdays

Sooo I’ve been living in a van….. down by the river, for a good 8 months now. Alright, so it’s an RV and it’s not really by a River, but still. I spend a LOT of time working in a small space, and while it’s fun, I’ve been really neglecting my fitness, because I “don’t […]

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Creamy Italian Sausage Soup

Thanks to Shannon from Skinny Sometimes for a great soup recipe! Yum!

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How can I get rid of loose skin on my belly?

I get emails with training and diet questions all the time. I also get this question (or version of it a lot) <<<Q: I used to be a size 18 and now am a size 2. I eat clean, weight train and do cardio, but I still have this loose skin. How can I tighten  […]


Paleo Onion Rings

Paleo Onion Rings? The PERFECT New Years Eve snack! If you’re staying in to celebrate, grab some friends and whip some of these up. You’re going to be glad you did!


How to travel 45,000 miles in a year…. or just get out of town

Its been no secret that I have been on the road for the last 3 months. As fun and exciting as it has been, I am definitely glad to be home with my awesome husband and pups. I do get asked quite often how I am able to do it/afford it, etc. and I got […]

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Back-to-School September Challenge

Remember back in the day (maybe 4th grade-ish) the Presidential Fitness Tests? (or similar fitness testing?) Well… its Back-to-School Time —time to do it again! Lets establish a baseline! Here’s the Challenge:    Only 3 tests: 1. Walk/jog/run 1 mile for time: You can do this on a track or treadmill. Just do your best! […]


Best Things in Life Workout

  Here is a great workout sure to make you sweat– and remember– tag @SweatyBetties on Instagram or on Facebook with #SBSweatYourself and you’ll get free stickers!! yay! Then make sure to SHARE and PIN the workouts!  

Under Butt Wonder Butt


I asked what body parts you had a hard time finding exercises for and this was one you wanted! The UNDERBUTT


Sexy Summer Shoulders

This is a great shoulder sculpting routine that combines weights and resistance with a little bit of metabolic calorie burning- Start with 3 types of Raises (3-5lb. Dumbbells suggested) 10 Front Raises 10 Lateral Raises (Thumbs up) 10 Lateral Raises (Thumbs down) Then…. 8 Front Raises 8 Lateral Raises (Thumbs up) 8 Lateral Raises (Thumbs […]

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