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The MilBooks You Should Add to Your List This Year

January 18, 2018
AUTHOR: Emilie

This post is in partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures. #12StrongMovie It’s no secret around these parts that I’m an avid reader. When I want to learn something, I often turn it into “Well, let me find a book on that.” As an aside, I think my conquest to want to constantly be learning new things has…

Mom’s American Dream

January 15, 2018
AUTHOR: Emilie

In the late 1980s, my mother came to the United States with a couple of bucks in her pocket. She planned on bringing more, but on the day she was to leave she woke to the news that the government, at the time a military dictatorship, had frozen the banks. She still tells me stories…

Three Strategies for Evaluating Your Fitness Goals

January 8, 2018
AUTHOR: Emilie

At this time of year, it seems like everyone is setting fitness goals and, frankly, I’m no different. I set one fitness goal this year: to get into AND sustain the best shape of my life. Last year, my goal was to get into the best shape of my life- and I did. In July/August,…

Saturday Morning Tea- January 2018 Edition

January 6, 2018
AUTHOR: Emilie

Happy New Year Friends! How do you feel about the first week of the year being in the books?! If you’re new around these parts, you might not know this, but I’m obsessed with keeping track of weeks by their number of the year. In other words, I think about today as the end of…

January 2018 Goals

January 2, 2018
AUTHOR: Emilie

New Year, New Goals [insert hairflip here] Did you just roll your eyes a little? I see you I’ve shared over the last couple months about how something in my goals hasn’t been working, but what I’m realizing is that it’s not that the goal-setting system I have isn’t working- how I’m presenting them to…