Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies

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  You know that feeling when you’re experimenting with recipes in the kitchen but you don’t really know what you’re doing? A little apprehensive about using up your good ingredients, but still needing something allergy-friendly and sweet. That’s me all the time, well most times I bake. I break all the rules of baking and […]

The Fit Life #7: News and New Things

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It’s time for another round of new stuff I’m trying and things I like…mostly foodie things. Incidentally, this post is mostly food and not too much else… Can you tell I like to eat? ๐Ÿ˜‰ Eating more food is definitely one of my favorite perks of working out So this **awesome* new Japanese steak house […]

Be Empowered & Stay Safe, Part 2

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It’s time for part 2! Hopefully you read my first post and were able to take away some good tips. There was so much information I wanted to share, but since that post was getting super long, I ended up splitting it into 2 parts. Here is the second installment of that post. More tips […]

Be Empowered & Stay Safe (Part 1)

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Hey friends! I hope your day is going great. I’m kicking off the week with a really important post. This post is long and it’s a heavy topic, but this is something that is super important for active women to make a priority. I’m talking about personal safety. This post was getting so long, in […]

Vanilla Coffee Creamer {Recipe Redux}

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I am picky about my coffee, just like I’m picky about the pants I wear. If my husband was reading this right now he would roll his eyes and agree heartily (about the jeans). It takes me a while to find the right jeans. I’ll try on 20 pairs before I find the right one. […]

Running Resources & Vega Giveaway

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Are you ready for race season yet? I had ran my first race of the year on Saturday. I’m probably behind a lot of you super ambitious types that ran their first race of 2015 on New Years Day. I took some time off to let some tendinitis heal and boy did I feel it! […]

NOW Foods Event Part 2: Recipes!

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Remember my post from Monday about the NOW Foods Immersion Event recap? I shared some of the food that we had while we were on that trip. The NOW people fed us really well! If you were drooling over those yummy looking goodies I had, then Sarah to the rescue: here are the recipes for […]

Boost Your Training with the Mountain Athletics App

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This post brought to you by The North Face. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Fit Cookie. #ITrainFor Looking for a way to ramp up your training routine and get ready for those amazing outdoor activities this year? Whether you love to rock climb, run, or just hit the gym, you […]

NOW Foods Immersion Recap and Giveaway

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I shared in one of my last posts that I was going to be going to Bloomingdale, Illinois, for a fun blogger immersion event with FitFluential and NOW Foods for the #NOWGetFit campaign! I had an amazing time on that trip and I’m going to share all about it, AND I have a fun giveaway […]

Learning to Love Our Fitness Journey

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Are you loving your fitness journey? When you look to your future, do you see an active life? What makes people #RealChampions? While fitness isn’t always sparklies and roses, there is still a way to love your fitness journey. To me, #RealChampions are everyday people who overcome obstacles to really embrace their fitness journey wherever […]