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My Healthy Refrigerator Evolution

My Healthy Refrigerator Evolution

Last week, at the Fit Fro expo, Whitney and I spoke about making small, incremental changes in order to live healthy lifestyle. One in particular is looking at the foods we eat.  If we are what we eat,  our refrigerators should reveal a lot about who we are and our goals.   I decided to ...

5 Ways for Athletes to Relax

5 Ways for Athletes to Relax

When training for an endurance race such as a triathlon or marathon, I enjoy my rest days; which are vital to training success. Your body’s ability to recover is just as important as logging those miles.   According to Women’s Running, rest and sleeping are critical for performance, as ...

Tips for Working Out and Maintaining Colored Natural Hair

Tips for Working Out and Maintaining Colored Natural Hair

Did you notice I colored my hair a few months ago? I have been wanting to color my natural hair for years but was too scared! Ha! I am so glad I finally took the plunge. I love it. After having the color for a few months now, I thought it would be a great time to chat about how I’m ...

What Am I Craving? Food Cravings Quiz

What Am I Craving? Food Cravings Quiz

Do you know what your cravings are? I surely do. I always crave a sweet and salty food combinations. Food cravings happen to us all but most don’t know cravings tell us something about what our bodies need. Often times, we may not be getting enough of certain nutrient so your body tries to ...

The Jay-Z and Solange Fight Highlights the Delicate Balance Between Business and Personal Relationships

The Jay-Z and Solange Fight Highlights the Delicate Balance Between Business and Personal Relationships

I had health and fitness blog post planned for today but then the news of Jay-z being physically abused by Beyonce’s sister Solange hit the net.  Many people were  concerned about how Beyonce reacted or neglected to react to the altercation. I personally don’t know how I would react ...

Cheap and Healthy Meals: $10 Feeds Family of Four

Cheap and Healthy Meals: $10 Feeds Family of Four

Normally, I am a 6am workout chick, but this week I am working out in the evenings since I am in the gym for more than an hour. After working out last night, I was starving and got an unexpected call from a friend who wanted to stop by to chat. Uhoh! I don’t mind when my friends stop by but I ...

Endurance Training Tips and Puma Fitness Gear Review

Endurance Training Tips and Puma Fitness Gear Review

The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of PUMA. If you are following me on instagram, you’ve seen that I am training hard for a triathlon. Training takes up a lot of time but I am finally back in the triathlon groove and I’m loving it. Several of you are training ...

Alex’s 2014 Hair Regimen for Moisturized and Healthy Hair

Alex’s 2014 Hair Regimen for Moisturized and Healthy Hair

While in Miami, I chatted with celebrity hair stylist Pam Hogan and Felicia Leatherwood about a few of my hair issues. My hair was drier than normal, shedding abnormally and had major split ends. After our chat, they were able to find the source, which was: Lack of protein treatments Not ...