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Brusha Brusha Brusha: a tooth tell all

Until about three years ago I was in the dark on athletic socks. I was not aware that all  socks were created equal.  That was of course before I was randomly introduced to FEETURES socks which changed my daily life.. One area I generally experienced confidence has been my big bright wide white smile.  I… Continue reading Brusha Brusha Brusha: a tooth tell all

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5 things a trainer wants from YOU!

Hello Tuesday and mid August. Does anyone else feel like the Summer zoomed by? I have another Tid-bit Tueaday for ya! Since I'm basically being forced into the whole back to school routine I want to discuss it and how it relates to working out. How you can make training work for you. As a… Continue reading 5 things a trainer wants from YOU!

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TRX Tuesday

Well hello friends! How's your Tuesday treating you? Over here we are in the final farewell to the lazy days of Summer. It's sad but true. Soon our lives will be busy and ruled by the school bell.  With school we get more schedule and plenty of fun fall social activities. I welcome change and… Continue reading TRX Tuesday

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Back Talk

This isn't what you think it is.  This isn't another story about a back talking teen although I could fill a few thousand pages.  I have no clue where in the world she would pick up on such a snarky bad habit...HUH! A little back talk is expected right?  I mean as a mom I… Continue reading Back Talk

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Chipotle chicken salad

The heat is still sweltering hot and I thought y'all could use another cool summer meal. This one will take you through the Texas September warm weather and is a Labor Day weekend hit. Yesterday I concocted another version of my original LITE CHICKEN SALAD. Like my infamous lite chicken salad, this too is bold… Continue reading Chipotle chicken salad

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Gluten Free or Gullible?

Are you a gullible magnet for practical jokes? Do you fall for everything? For years, with an exclamation point, I fell for just about every single prank or dumb joke that Mr. Chicken Fry's colorful friends threw my way. I was an oblivious fresh target for all of their 30 something frat boy banter. It's… Continue reading Gluten Free or Gullible?

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Doggie Style

Hello and happy Friday! Have you ever noticed that pet owners and their animals kind of / sort of look-alike?   They say that dog owners will subconsciously choose pets with the same type of personality or some certain physical characteristics that are familiar or comforting. (if you're only here for the workout, scroll down… Continue reading Doggie Style

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Bad Days

Even energetic sunshiny happy people have the occasional bad day. Because if you are a living breathing technology owning or running human you might experience "technical difficulties". And because sometimes we just can't remember the stinking password and because of that we might sit on the phone unable to do what we originally set out… Continue reading Bad Days

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Lash Ask

Lately I have been getting a ton of questions about my eyelashes. Thanks for noticing by the way! The answer is NO, these are not fake/false eye lashes. These are all mine! The real deal! MY REAL very own natural lashes and I can't even believe how long they have grown.  Thanks to Nashville Lash,… Continue reading Lash Ask

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DIY SUSHI

I've heard about it. I've seen it done in the Hollywood box office movies. I know a few people who have tried it but in all honesty, I never expected to be one of them. However on our recent trip to Orange Beach, Alabama, I Angi Abercrombie, Mr. Chicken Fry and the teen queen made… Continue reading DIY SUSHI

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Vacation FAT or FIT ?

Don’t lose the momentum that you gain leading up to vacation. Take it into real life and continue to lose weight and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Here’s how! #abercrombiefitness #mealplan #fittips

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Many of you have exciting travel plans for a Summer getaway.

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Where you headed?

A ginormous cruise ship with 5000 of your newest best friends? A stellar adventurous African safari?   Perhaps a low-key private Bahamian bungalow beach house?  A European tour?  Maybe the Hawaiian surf is more your style.

Listen up, I know you’re in total panic mode because you only gave yourself 6-8 weeks to lose 100,000 gillion pounds. You’ve been so busy and it just now dawned on you…bathin suit, tank tops, shorts. You’re scrambling working out like a mad man and trying to survive on a crash crash diet consisting of only nuts and berries. “Bathin suits, tank tops and shorts”!

Your nervous energy, running around preparing for the time of your life coupled with the dang near starvation tactics have worked and your happily strutting a 8-12 pound loss and its game day baby!

BUT…

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Orange Beach Tell All

They say there is no place like home...but Orange Beach, Alabama gets pretty darn close. Also known as, Disney World, Orange Beach is the greatest family friendly coastal adventure in the United States. It's booming like crazy and I'm a tad conflicted about sharing this precious home away from home truthful tell all but hey,… Continue reading Orange Beach Tell All

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Red, white and New

I'm always in. A decent self description would be that I'm willing to try almost anything that involves activity such as exercise and movement. Even a silly stupid crab hats in a pinch. Did somebody say dancing? I'm a sucker for a dance floor. Toss in a live band or great DJ and I'm a… Continue reading Red, white and New

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Getting out of town

Does anyone else feel like a crazed lunatic before leaving town? I was so much better at it in my mid twenties when less adulting and thought played into leaving the house for a week. Now it looks and feels a lot more like chaotic torture coupled with an endorphin rush that I have come… Continue reading Getting out of town

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Better Than Chipotle

I don't avoids carbs. Carbohydrates are a way of life in my house. While I'm careful to not overindulge one thing is for certain...I have a heart and stomach for carbs. As does my beautiful baby girl teen queen who was breaking the bank with her passion and high maintenance taste for Chipotle. She was… Continue reading Better Than Chipotle

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Vacation Essentials re-visited

Jumping June bugs, it's almost the 4th of July!  Many of you much cooler kids have already made your way out-of-town.  You've stretched your legs on a sandy beach,  taken photos in an Italian landscape, watched a Hawaiian sunset of six, hiked a mountain in Colorado or traveled abroad for a frosty shot of vodka… Continue reading Vacation Essentials re-visited

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It’s not a muscle.

Do you see it?  Look close.  On the right side of my body just down from my arm pit.  It's not a muscle folks. The larger than life squishy tumor like mass on the right side of my body is not a hard earned muscle. It is a blushing non-cancerous growth called a LIPOMA.  A… Continue reading It’s not a muscle.

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Honey Were Home FITness challenge

Hello and Good Monday morning to you! Today  I'm delighted as giddy as a school girl, to be the featured FITness trainer by my sweet and lean friend Megan atHONEY WERE HOME . It's more like a dream come true.  This doll is FIT as a fiddle and workout warrior in her own right! Megan is… Continue reading Honey Were Home FITness challenge

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Happening Hamstrings & Weekly Ramblings

Good Morning friends.  How has your week played out? For us, this was the running and gunning get it down and check it off the list week.  Basically it was the appointment week from hell.  Why in the world do I do this to myself?  I'm typically not an over scheduler at all but for… Continue reading Happening Hamstrings & Weekly Ramblings

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Dryer thoughts

Recently, while in the middle of a taming my frizzy skinny hair under the warm heat of a hand-held blow dryer, I had a very deep thought. It's possible that the serene hum of the dryer coupled with the vibrating hot air had me in a trance and melted my brain into mush. The truth is,… Continue reading Dryer thoughts

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Diet Deciet

What's happening?  Friday is here and the week is in the rear-view-window!  Hooray for that. I've got a question? What would you expect of someone who feeds only on fast food?  Someone who devours unhealthy sides filled with sugar and fat. Would you imagine that this person will live a long life?  Do you picture… Continue reading Diet Deciet

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Gotta get away?

Summer chill mode is here and the family is itching to get away.  After all, everyone needs a break from chores, the dishwasher and the daily grind. What better than a good o'l road trip or right up the road staycay and discover some not so far from home fun. TEXASis big and offers a… Continue reading Gotta get away?

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FITness & Friendship

Hidee hoe.  How was your weekend friends?  We had a busy weekend jam packed with mounds of merriment. ❤️ I had the privilege of attending a beautiful wedding ceremony last Thursday night. It's so lovely and special to witness young love. When family and friends congregate to celebrate the sacred union between a man and… Continue reading FITness & Friendship

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Leg Day (workout video)

And just like that, it's Friday y'all! This week flew by so fast at the Abercrombie household for a couple of reasons.  For starters, the teen queen had a very exciting week. Miss teen queen had swanky tickets to the Harry Styles concert in Dallas.  This alone to her is like if I saw Elvis… Continue reading Leg Day (workout video)

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The truth about Tofu

To tofu or not to tofu? Let me give you a few free tofu tid bits. If you're into bite sized soft white bland blocks of a jelly like substance you're in luck. Tofu is your go to for soy bean based protein.  In my opinion, there is nothing tantalizing  about Tofu. It has zero… Continue reading The truth about Tofu

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Tip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Y’all

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Zip-A-Dee-Ay My oh my what a wonderful day Plenty of sunshine headed my way Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Zip-A-Dee-Ay Mister blue birds on my shoulder It's the truth It's actual Everything is satisfactual Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Zip-A-Dee-Ay Wonderful feeling Wonderful Day Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Zip-A-Dee-Ay Isn't that just the most uplifting song ever!  I just love it. It's so zippy, happy… Continue reading Tip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Y’all

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Fudge It

If you're a fudge loving perfectionist, this is your opportunity to turn and run. However, if you aren't too bothered by the undone small things in life then stick around for a minute. If you're a regular fan of my FITness work then you're fully aware that I'm nowhere near perfectionism. My organic studio gym… Continue reading Fudge It

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What’s Eating You?

This is not another ho hum preachy post on "HOW TO or NOT TO" stuff your face with unhealthy processed greasy junk food.  This "do it yourself" tid bit is about pin pointing internal negativity that you ingested and is eating you alive.  Don't freak out, this is not some ghastly tangent about colon cleansing.… Continue reading What’s Eating You?

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MAYhem

May is a derivative of mayhem. It's got to be! There is barely time to breathe in this fast and furious month. No one warned me but it's true. From the day your child starts elementary and until they leave your home as an actual adult, all bets are off in May! It's madness. It's… Continue reading MAYhem

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45 and feeling alive

Go shorty....it's my birthday....I'm going to party like it's my birthday! May 8th, aka my BIRTH date, to me has always signified the beginning of Summer. I still get excited to eat cake and celebrate with family and friends while also anticipating the end of school and beginning of an electrifying Summer.  As a kid,  I… Continue reading 45 and feeling alive

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Debbie France – a tale of two ankles

Welcome to another Abercrombie and FITness success story.  My boastful heart is exploding with pride and excitement to share a unique come back story of sorts. So without further ado, meet my amazing, spry, intelligent, zany friend, Debbie France. There aren't enough delightful adjectives to describe this very special lady who entered my studio gym… Continue reading Debbie France – a tale of two ankles

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Spoiled

Last week I had a routine mammogram. It was time to check the "tatas" and do my female due diligence. I drove to Plano to a new diagnostic radiology clinic and by the time I was finished, I was starving to death. Hangry is more like it. I was looking around trying to find a decent… Continue reading Spoiled

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FITness holds a candle

I relish candles.  There is something expressive about a singular flame slowly melting wax away and I like it.   It's captivating and makes me happy!  I'm wildly attracted to the fragrant scent of citrus candles. Call me crazy, but occasionally I will light a candle and burn it all day and night just because I… Continue reading FITness holds a candle

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Lite Chicken Salad

I'm sooo over it. Tell me you are too! I'm so worn on winter foods.  I'm tired of preparing the same o'le stuff.  It doesn't feel very Spring like in Texas and my taste buds are hankering for some fresh Spring-ish foods. Activation imagination. I had to pretend yesterday that it was 80 degrees outside… Continue reading Lite Chicken Salad

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Get GLO’in

It's Glo time at Glo Sun Spa.  Where class, convenience and beauty come together for a blissful spa experience. Glo Sun Spa is a new wave automated spa.  I recently visited Glo Sun Spa in Coppell and  you might say I've become a regular.  I'm hooked on this all-inclusive corner spa that smells like a fragrant bath!… Continue reading Get GLO’in

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Egg-tensive

It's almost Easter y'all!  Soft muted colors adorn everything from finger nails to front yards!  Spring is all over! This Easter,  I'm on a different kind of hunt, and Easter egg-tensive pursuit of the perfect egg. How do you like your eggs? It's quite egg-stensive don't you think?  The transformation of an egg while under… Continue reading Egg-tensive

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Skin Care (free gift)

Because I'm HAPPY!  Clap along yall it's Thursday and a day closer to the weekend. I have something special to share.  A little something something GIFT, for you from me! Consider it an end of Summer or back to school bonus. YOU GET A FREE $10 dollars $10 free smackers $10 bucks FREE $10 off of… Continue reading Skin Care (free gift)

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Spring Ski Warm up

Yesterday I opened up about my "altitude" struggle and chronicled a tid bit about our family spring break road trip to Breckenridge, Colorado. What I'm sharing today is the precursor to the actual skiing activity.  The warm up if you will! In my professional opnion it is not wise or recommended that one would "spring… Continue reading Spring Ski Warm up

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Vacation: A mixed bag

Vacation is a mixed bag of what you put in and make of it! Vacation is what you want it to be. So why not fill your mixed bag of vacation fun with FITness, happiness, laughter, good healthy balanced eating? Some folks put an incredible amount of energy into dropping weight or working on a… Continue reading Vacation: A mixed bag

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Trainer -Q&A

Trainer Q & A – a tell all of my 5 most frequestly asked questions! #abercrombiefitness #fitspo #fitnessblogger #personaltrainer #tellonlyyourbestfriends

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Summer has finally kicked into that perfect rhythm.  I’m currently somewhere between  ♥LOVING it, CALM, and completely surrendered. I could stay right here for several more months and be so content.  I will be soaking up the next 26 days like a dry sponge.

Speaking of soaking things in, I got something for ya!  A little blurb from my question and answer session with a recent group of fresh female college freshman.    It is completely useful to any target market and I wanted to pass it along.  It’s my hope that they and YOU will soak up every word then get your butt in gear and put it into practice! 

Enquiring minds want to know.  I get a ton of questions from readers, friends, strangers and social media followers about this whole “living healthy” gig I got going on.  Questions usually include diet woes, workout routines and other FITness…

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Skin Care (free gift)

Have I got an end of Summer back to school bonus for you! A thank you to all of my loyal readers, followers, skin care enthusiasts and workout warriors. #abercrombiefitnessapproved #freegift #skincare #remeverse

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Because I’m HAPPY!  Clap along yall it’s Thursday and a day closer to the weekend.

I have something special to share.  A little something something GIFT, for you from me! Consider it an end of Summer or back to school bonus.

YOU GET A FREE $10 dollars

$10 free smackers

$10 bucks

FREE $10 off of any Remeverse product. 

There is NO minimum purchase requried and no exclusions.

This is simply a thank you gift to all of my current amazing beautiful REMEVERSE customers, workout warrarios, skin care enthusiasts and loyal blog followers!

It cost nothing, nada, zero dolalrs to become a preferred customer so sign up today and start saving!

Click here to visit REMEVERSE and learn more or order today! Click the blue BUY NOW button to shop all of the amazing products. 

The two most frequently asked beauty questions I get from my readers is what type of skin care…

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Plateau Warning

Have you hit a wall with your weight loss? Plateaus can happen to all of us. Here is how to break through the barrier and inches melting away! #abercrombiefitness #metabolism #dietjournal #meal plan #fitnessblogger #personal trainer

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Welcome to Summer homies!   It’s astonishing that we are crawling into August.  The scorching Texas temperature is a ceaseless reminder.  We keep our fingers crossed that the extreme heat will plateau then quickly nose dive back down into the mid 90’s.

If you have been watching the calendar like a hawk it’s probably because you’ve had a Summer goal in mind!  Many of you out there have been working your patooties off actively pursuing weight loss and creating lean muscle with an unshakable zest.  BUT…

There are some out there, right this very second, who are fed up and ready to quit.  I feel it.  You’re teetering on the edge of giving up on this FITness quest.  You’re pissed. You’re pissed big time because the parade of weight loss has hit a momentary plateau and you feel futility.   You’re rightfully angry even though you HAVE met some…

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