With less than two months remaining in the year, I can’t help but reflect on 2018 in terms of my postpartum fitness journey. This is my second year postpartum and first year I’m no longer breastfeeding. I weaned from breastfeeding around 14 months back in March. Since then, particularly as I look back now, I’ve been struggling with my weight. At the beginning of the year I feel like I was at the top of my game. I was doing 80 Day Obsession, and I was killing it! Never did I think I’d begin reversing my results and fluctuating up to 10 lbs heavier.
Six years ago I downloaded Lose It, an app similar to MyFitnessPal, to log my food and track my calories. I’ve tracked on and off since, but regardless if I stay within my calorie budget or not, tracking has helped keep me accountable and aware of the foods I consume. While tracking calories is a […]
Last month I neglected to celebrate my one year anniversary as a Beachbody Coach. Theoretically this should’ve been something I recognized and shared, but I never got around to it. Instead I found myself continuing an internal debate on whether I was wasting my time or if I could truly get something out of this. […]
It’s been a little over a month since I finally completed my first Beachbody fitness program, 80 Day Obsession (80DO)! 👏 I’m giving myself a round of applause because it’s taken me almost an entire year since signing up with Beachbody to see a program through without getting bored or giving up. And completing 80DO […]
Happy 1 year “blogiversary” to toningwithtwins.com! 🎉 I can’t believe it’s been an entire year since my first blog post. Having this outlet and its social media accounts to share my experiences as a new mom on a fitness journey has been so rewarding. It has led me to connect with other moms on their […]
Last year, Easter was the girls’ first official holiday at 3 months old. I brainstormed Easter basket ideas early on, spent money on fancy Easter dresses, and dressed them up to visit the Easter bunny himself. This year I forewent buying fancy dresses though and instead opted for comfy tee and pant sets, and their […]