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Hi! My Name is Lauren! Thank you for Stopping By! I am a business owner, wife and everyday momma of 2 trying to do her best to lead a life of passion, inspiration, motivation, and accountability OUT LOUD. I enjoy sharing workout snippets and exercises, clean healthy recipes, tips to help you lead a healthy lifestyle and I share a little of my behind the scenes life. I believe in leading a healthy, strong, confident, and grace filled life. Each day we live is a gift and part of our journey. And little by little, we set goals and take small action steps to make it happen. Please make sure you hit follow to get updates on posts. and reach out to me if you are ready to change your physical health & or your financial wellness by starting your own health and fitness business today. xoxo Lauren

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Zucchini Bake

Posted by on Nov 17, 2016 in Blog Posts, Recipes

We tried a little something different with our Zucchini and it was AMAZING!!! So good as a side dish or a full meal.  We served ours with Chicken Thighs. It was a hit! Enjoy! What You Need:  Nonstick cooking spray 1 tablespoon olive oil, plus more for drizzling 1 large yellow onion, small diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 medium zucchini, thinly sliced 1 medium yellow squash, thinly sliced 1 bunch Asparagus, cut ends 2 medium Roma tomatoes, thinly sliced Heaping 1/4 teaspoon Italian seasoning Salt and freshly cracked pepper, to taste 1/4 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 2 Tablespoons freshly grated Parmesan     What You Do: Preheat oven...

Harvest Pumpkin Lentil Chicken Chili

Posted by on Oct 27, 2016 in Blog Posts, Recipes

So pumpkin is not really what I think when I think Chili.  Just as it is not what I think when I think about enchiladas, but those turned out amazing and I am all about trying new things.  BAM! This was amazing.  Even Quin asked me to make it again because he loved it so much.  MOM FOR THE WIN! There are LOTS of veggies hidden in here so I feel like I am WINNING!!! This would be prefect for a cool fall day or a tailgate. Even a potluck item for those fall or halloween get togethers. It could easily be done in a crock pot BUT we...

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Posted by on Oct 14, 2016 in Blog Posts, Recipes

So I decided to try to make something pumpkin every week this month.  I LOVE cinnamon rolls.  So does my family.  We try to make them on Sundays at least once a month.  So this month…We made them pumpkin style.  I had a few hiccups and tweaked this recipe to make it a little bit more southern and NOT healthy at all.  LOL.  Balance is good and Cinnamon rolls are not meant to be made healthy.  So here is my spin on a pumpkin cinnamon roll.         One tip is to make sure you roll the dough up tight and Seal it.  Ours fell apart the...

Pumpkin, Bean & Chicken Enchiladas

Posted by on Oct 6, 2016 in Blog Posts, Recipes

Pumpkin is not what I think of when I think Enchiladas.  And to be completely honest… I turned my nose up at the idea when I first read the recipe.  My gut said… Clean it up and try something new.  Boy am I glad I did because these were absolutely amazing.  I made a large batch and invited friends over for dinner.  I didn’t tell them what was in the recipe until they approved of the dish.  LOL.  They loved it and asked for the recipe themselves.  So This month… Each week, I will be sharing a different pumpkin recipe that we made to keep things interesting.  It is...

Garlic Veggies

Posted by on Jul 13, 2016 in Blog Posts, Clean Eating, Recipes

This recipe is by far one of my favorite dinner recipes for veggies and it was part of the 3 day refresh and the Ultimate reset.       GARLIC VEGGIES!! Serving size is 1 cup and this will serve about 4-6.   What to do: 1 head Cauliflower 1 head Broccoli 1 bunch Asparagus tips 1 Zucchini, sliced 1 Red Pepper, diced 1 Carrot, diced 4 cloves Garlic, minced Turmeric, 1 pinch Braggs liquid aminos 1 tbsp Black pepper to taste 1 tbsp Olive oil  2 tbsp of water **(You can buy the mixed veggies in bags at the store and add the asparagus, zuchinni & peppers)  ...

I’m Featured in NATURAL MUSCLE MAGAZINE!!!!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2016 in Blog Posts

I’m Featured in NATURAL MUSCLE MAGAZINE!!!! WHAT??? Waking up to hear the news that I have been pictured as a tri fitness athlete in this month’s issue of Natural Muscle Magazine was awesome!! Thank you Natural Muscle Magazine, Al & Bernadette Rosen for selecting me to represent your incredible organization. And thank you Josh for helping me find the confidence to go for it. I placed first in my age group and 2nd overall for Grace and Physique. I was not eligible for placement in the Tri Fitness Overall because I did not do a fitness routine. After deciding late to enter the competition, I trained for 2.5 weeks...

Paid In Full! We paid off Val’s M3 in 1.5 Years

Posted by on Jul 11, 2016 in Blog Posts

A year and a half ago I surprised my husband for Christmas with a newer version of his dream car, a custom designed brand new 2015 BMW M3. Buying him a new car and paying cash was something that I had set on my vision board after we paid off our 20K in debt. I wanted our family to be more financially sound and debt free. More importantly…I wanted Val to OWN his car. The dealership convinced me that it would improve my credit score even more, after bankruptcy and having 7 years of being 100% financially dependent as a stay at home mom with 0 credit, to take...

You-Better-Work. Work-Work-it-Girl!

Posted by on Jul 9, 2016 in Blog Posts, Motivation

You-Better-Work. Work-Work-it-girl. Are you singing it? Your welcome. But seriously, “If you are feeling over whelmed, or thinking you don’t have time to do certain things, think again. You can eliminate more things out of your day than you realize. Listen to an Audio book or work during your commute, wake up an hour earlier, slice your time on Facebook in half. Instead of surfing the web during your lunch hour use that time to dream up new ideas and research a new project. Give up Netflix for a night. We all have the same hours in a day. Its about how you choose to spend them that counts...

My Reverse Transformation 1 Month After Fitness Competition

Posted by on Jul 5, 2016 in Blog Posts

If you follow me you know that I struggle with body image and my own insecurities that come along with it.  I have been working hard and doing personal development every day to look past the negative and see the positives.  To be able to openly share with everyone how I am feeling and what I am doing to feel confident about myself and my body without anxiety and fear of judgement.  Today I want to share a different kind of transformation with you.   You usually see the transformation where the person loses weight and gets super skinny.  We also usually see images of the girls who compete...

Morning Breakfast Frittata Muffins !

Posted by on Jun 25, 2016 in Blog Posts, Recipes

  Making a little yummy breakfast this morning. These Frittata egg Muffins are perfect for the week as well when you are in a hurry. Store them in the fridge and then heat them up for a grab and go! They are gluten free, dairy free and nut free too.   Mini Frittata Muffins What you need: 6 large Free Range Eggs 6 Cherry Tomatoes, quartered 2 Green Onions, chopped 1/3 cup Fresh Parsley, chopped 2-3 slices Organic, GF Ham, chopped Pinch Pink Salt and Black Pepper Pinch of turmeric What you do: Pre-heat oven to 350°C. In a mixing bowl whisk eggs and stir through remaining ingredients. Pour...