mom life

How Often You Should REALLY Be Working Out

How Often You Should REALLY Be Working Out

How often and in what ways you workout depends greatly on your goals so there is really no simple answer here. But seeing as how my goal with Savage Wellness is to help teach you to coach yourselves, I do have a lot of tips to help you find the routine to best meet your needs!

5 Ways You Might Be Talking Yourself Out of A Healthier Lifestyle

5 Ways You Might Be Talking Yourself Out of A Healthier Lifestyle

As a health coach and personal trainer, I hear a LOT of excuses. And that’s fine! People always apologize for having an excuse but I see my job as that of someone who is there to hear you out and help you puzzle through it so we can find a solution that FEELS good.

Be Proud and Start Seeing Results: 3 Ways to Celebrate Yourself Today

Be Proud and Start Seeing Results: 3 Ways to Celebrate Yourself Today

Pride gets a bad wrap these days. I get it. It can really stand in the way of meaningful interactions, trying new things and personal growth and development. But I want to talk about pride in a different context.

Picking the Diet Plan that's Right for You!

Picking the Diet Plan that's Right for You!

And how do I know all this, you might be asking? Well, it’s part experience working with a huge variety of people and personalities and finding successful approaches for each of them, it’s also part research and reading late into the night about this stuff (Im a huge nerd about healthy living!) and it’s part based on my own experience as I struggled through years of disordered eating and body image issues.

To The Mom on Her Phone At The Playground

To The Mom on Her Phone At The Playground

We have enough mom guilt these days. Let’s take a shift and look at the world a bit differently. What if you didn’t judge and, instead, you imagined a world where the guy riding your bumper on the freeway is really in a rush to see the birth of his baby, or the rude person at the store just got the worst news of her life and is having to navigate chores and deal with trauma at the same time, or that mom who is looking at her phone is…actually an awesome mom. Try it out! It makes the world feel so much better! Check out this post I wrote for the Mid Peninsula City Moms Blog!

My Newest (Not So) Secret to Success! (hint: It's probably not what you think...)

My Newest (Not So) Secret to Success! (hint: It's probably not what you think...)

Feeling good, being confident, decreasing our stress, increasing mindfulness and being present are all part of a healthy life. It’s important to prioritize you, too! Read more for some ideas on how to make sure you are THRIVING!

The Savage Six: 6 Essential Daily Wellness Tips for Moms (PLUS Free Accountability Board!)

The Savage Six: 6 Essential Daily Wellness Tips for Moms (PLUS Free Accountability Board!)

These are the 6 things I have decided are crucial to your success at living a healthy lifestyle. Check them out and let me know your thoughts!

5 Tips for Healthier, More Restful Sleep

5 Tips for Healthier, More Restful Sleep

We all know sleep is good for us but HOW can we make it happen and make it GOOD?! Click here to read my tips and tools for healthier (and more!) sleep!

Healthy Mindset Shifts to Create Your Best Life

Healthy Mindset Shifts to Create Your Best Life

Keep getting derailed? Feeling like a failure when you are putting in so much effort? Check out this post to help give insight into a new mental approach to your weight loss goals.