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Leslie Warren

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Mastering the Art of Nutrition

Posted by Leslie Warren

Oct 12, 2020

It is that time of year again when delicious Halloween candy fills grocery stores, everything but your toothpaste is pumpkin spice flavored, and cooler weather makes you more inclined to stay in bed than get up for a workout. On top of that, it has already been hard to stay healthy this year with so much time spent inside. That is why this week's blog is dedicated to tackling some common obstacles that we face when trying to reach our health and wellness goals, especially this time of year. 

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Topics: nutrition

Fall Fashion Trends That Will Make Your Pajamas Jealous

Posted by Leslie Warren

Sep 15, 2020

Shout out to anyone who has noticed a new divot in your couch, perfectly formed to your posterior. This blog is dedicated to you and all of the couch cushions that will never be fully fluffed up again.

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Vacation Woes

Posted by Leslie Warren

Aug 25, 2020

Has anyone else been lamenting their canceled vacations and fearing the rest of the year without a break? Spending their nights crying over a fancy new summer dress that you will never get to cut the tags off? Online shopping for big bags of sand to put in your back yard so you can pretend you are at the beach?

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Pink Hair Because I Care

Posted by Leslie Warren

Oct 2, 2019

In 1997, my grandmother lost her battle with breast cancer at the age of 73. Since I was so young, most of my memories of her consist of how magnanimous she was, that she inspired my love of sewing, and the little blue pillow she carried around to make herself more comfortable.

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Topics: exercise, breast cancer

Challenge Accepted: Treat Yo’ Self

Posted by Leslie Warren

Dec 26, 2018

This month was all about me! It was the best month ever. I managed to get an accountability partner this month too without even asking. My husband was very happy to thrust himself into this challenge and treat himself too. (See this photo? We’re treating ourselves to delicious NYC ramen. Yeah, that sums up my month pretty well.)

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Topics: food recipe

Celebrate You

Posted by Leslie Warren

Nov 28, 2018

Happy Holidays and thank you, thank you, THANK YOU! We want to take a moment to let you know how much we appreciate you! We want to celebrate you and all the hard work you have put in this year, not only working out, but in your entire life.

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Challenge Accepted: Where Have You Been All My Life?

Posted by Leslie Warren

Nov 20, 2018

Did you guys try anything new this month? I did, and I must say, it was possibly one of the best experiences I have had all year. I worked out with a Personal Trainer.

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Topics: Personal Training, personal training session, baltimore personal trainer, baltimore personal training, Personal trainer

Try Me

Posted by Leslie Warren

Oct 30, 2018

The year is almost over, but it’s never too late to try something new! Change up your fitness routine this winter. Have you tried a new class, worked out with a trainer, joined a swim team? Now is your chance to mix it up! We want you to give something new a try, whether it is something you have always been curious about, or something you’re pretty sure you already know you don’t like it. How do you know if you’ve never tried it? Check out these 5 Reasons Why  You Should Try Something New and commit to trying everything this month!

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Challenge Accepted: Meat Cute

Posted by Leslie Warren

Oct 23, 2018

Well hello there tofu. It’s nice to meet you. And yes, I truly mean that because I thought you would taste awful.

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Topics: a vegetarian meal, food recipe

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Posted by Leslie Warren

Sep 26, 2018

When in doubt, pink it out!

It will soon be Breast Cancer Awareness month, and we’re all in this together. Friends don’t let friends work out alone. Call everyone you know to get together for some quality time and kick cancer's butt at our pink events!

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Topics: a vegetarian meal, breast cancer