Ghetto-Rigged Deadlifts and Some Pressing

It’s been quite some time since I’ve posted anything regarding my training, or anything at all for that matter. But lately I’ve had the urge to share again, so maybe I will add a weekly post or two about how training is progressing. Right now, I don’t have any competitions planned. Finances are the primary […]

Strongwoman Mothering

Strongwoman Mothering I just got done deboning two chickens, bathing a 3 year old, ridding the carseats of pee and vomit, doing laundry and making pies for both my strongman husband and my little girl’s leap program teacher. I am beat, but all I can think about is May. By May I need to be […]

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2015 NC Strength Challenge

Last Saturday I placed second in my first strongman competition.  I competed in the novice under 160 lbs division.  The entire day was amazing and exhausting.  It so was much fun and I was able to meet a long of great people who share my passion!  Here is a video recap of the events.  Keep […]

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Beer City Brawl – November 7, 2015

So, I haven’t added any entries to the blog in an embarrassingly long time. I haven’t done a progress report on my goals for the year, mostly because I don’t want to admit to Allison that my front squat has now caught up to my back squat, and neither is nearing the 2015 target weight. I did […]

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Arnold’s Training: Week 1

Unlike Nationals, I will have plenty of time to train for the Arnold’s. I decided to start my training already. Since it’s still over 4 months away, I am not gonna jump into event specific training just yet. I have alot of things to work on to get me ready for this. The events have […]

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Squats and Conditioning- 11/1/2015

Every Sunday is Squating Sunday!  I do front squats, back squats, then finish up with conditioning.  Everything in my training has been going really well lately and I am feeling ready for my strongman competition November 14th. Front Squat 110lbs x3 124lbs x3 145lbs x3 Squats 3×8 @160lbs EMOM (every minute on the minute) 8 […]

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Holiday Recipe Series: Cranberry Roasted Winter Vegetables

I love cranberries so this recipe is one of my favorites to have at Thanksgiving.  It has so many colorful vegetables and makes the house smell amazing (along with everything else that is cooking)! 4 large carrots (about 1 1/2 lb.), halved lengthwise and cut into 1-inch pieces 3 large turnips (about 2 lb.), peeled […]

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