FITNESS

Myth Busting | Lifting Weights Makes You Bulky

Okay, ladies. It's time for a little #realtalk #toughlove from yours truly. There's a myth circulating in your gyms, in your conversations with your girlfriends, and in the back (or front) of your minds that needs to be addressed, and I feel like it's my job to bring...

My Biggest Mom Regrets + Time to Focus on Family || Month Six

Because it really is all about family. So much so, in fact, that this month’s theme post is actually being posted today, June 19th, instead of its scheduled date three weeks ago because...well...family takes time and energy! With summer schedules in full swing (read:...

Our 12 Month Transformation, Month Five: The Power of Being a Woman

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, “Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?” Actually, who are you not to...

Get Outside and Celebrate Earth Day!

If you stop and look around, this planet we live on is pretty dang amazing! Amidst all of the craziness of our daily lives, I think we tend to take for granted the beauty and magnificence of the Earth. I love that Earth Day makes us all pause and celebrate taking care...

Our 12 Month Transformation, Month Four: Prep & Plan!

You know what they say, April showers bring May flowers! And while I am sure this is true for Mother Nature, it actually applies to so many areas of life. This is one of my favorite simple reminders that the work we put in now will lead to incredible benefits later,...

Mommy & Me Tabata Workout

My days seem to be JAM packed from 6am to midnight (and sometimes later!) with carpooling, errand running, business meetings, activities with the kiddos, and maybe a few minutes alone with Chris...they are FULL days with not much breathing room! While getting to the...

How to Burn Fat While Building Muscle || Body Recompositioning 101

If you’re anything like me, you want to have your cake (or Marshmallow Dream Bar! #MDB) AND eat it, too! We want the best of both worlds in ALL areas of our lives, and that includes nutrition and fitness. I hear from so many women who reach out to me and ask, “HOW can...

BEACH BABES FAMILY FUN WORKOUT FOR KIDS

Yeah, yeah…we might be a week off of the Hawaiian islands, but our hearts still belong to that tropical paradise! Hot off the press (er…maybe "hot out of the video edit bay"), we have our own Powell Pack rendition of the Elephant Walk! Don’t have a clue what that is?...

Hawaiian Beach Bum Bodyweight Workout

Our family’s time in Hawaii has proven to be incredibly fruitful...literally! Pineapple and coconuts GALORE, and way too many banana pancakes! But who’s complaining? Not me.😉 While I’m not used to being 30 minutes from the nearest iron gym, I happily welcomed the...

Our 12 Month Transformation, Month Ten: Try Something New

It’s officially October! And while the leaves may not be turning any shades of gorgeous here in Arizona, a girl can still get excited about all things fall. Pumpkins, scary movies, Halloween costumes, oh my! I love this time of year because as the seasons change,...