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5 Must-Haves for Outdoor Workouts

Today, I’m comin’ atcha with some items that make outdoor workouts just a little easier! Psst! This post contains affiliate links. This means that, at no cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Now that I’ve expanded my workouts from just running to working out once […]

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The 10 Commandments of Personal Growth

Today, we’re talking personal growth in honor of a recent Fools in Love Podcast episode. In the episode, Brandon and I share the “10 commandments” of personal growth. These commandments are our observations of the main ideas that every self help/personal growth guru talks about in their books, podcasts, and social media posts. Of course, […]

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5 Fitness Excuses to Remove From your Life

If you talk about fitness to anyone for more than 3.2 seconds, you’re going to hear every excuse in the book. Seriously. And the most ridiculous thing about it is that even I use them sometimes!! WHEN I LOVE FITNESS AND HOW IT MAKES ME FEEL BOTH PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY. So clearly, there’s something deep […]

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What to Expect at your First FiA (Females in Action) Workout

What to Expect at your First FiA (Females in Action) Workout YOU GUYS–we need to talk FiA today. Females in Action is a free community workout group–and now that I’ve been to TWO WHOLE workouts, I feel like I can tell you about it. (Obvs, I am no expert. I just want to tell you […]

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How to Find the Right Workout for YOU

With so many ways to work out, it can feel impossible to find the right workout for you. But today, I’m going to give you some pointers on how to figure out your own fitness routine. Here are my top considerations and how I came to find the perfect workout for me, right now. 1. […]

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7 Crucial Safety Tips for Female Runners

For female runners, safety is a huge priority. Ever since I started running, I have been committed to keeping myself safe. I have always heard the stories of women disappearing while running, and it has never left my mind. Therefore, I wanted to share today some things to consider when you go out for a […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Running Gear

Every runner needs a few key items to get into the groove–so today, I give you my ultimate guide to running gear. Now, in full disclosure, I know there are things that “serious” runners need that I don’t–like those goo packets you eat, belts with water bottles (although I have been considering that with all […]

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My Clean Eating Week

If we aren’t friends on IG @thisaveragemom then you don’t know that last week, Brandon and I did a Clean Eating Week. Now, maybe you are super into nutrition and this is no big for you, but for us…for me…this was basically unheard of. I had to actually Google what clean eating even meant!! But […]

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An Interview with Fitness Coach Christa Hunt

If you’ve ever struggled with fitness, exercise, or nutrition, coach Christa Hunt is your girl. Who is Christa Hunt, you ask? Well, she’s one of my “Instagram friends”–a woman I met through the ‘gram. As time went on, we realized just how much we have in common and how closely we can relate to each […]

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5 Reasons You Should Go For a Run (Even if You Aren’t a “Runner”)

I think you should go for a run this week. Seriously. With the spring weather showing up in bits and pieces (FINALLY!!), I’ve gotten back into running. And it feels soooo good. While I was out on a run a few days ago, I realized that I truly love running. I’m not great at it. […]

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About Me

I'm Meghan. I am an average mom.

I'm Meghan. I am an average mom.

I am a wife and mama of two, just trying to keep everyone decently happy and content. I love scrapbooking, reading, the elusive date night, and iced coffees.
I'm Meghan. I am an average mom.