Posts by Kelsey

21-Day Fix Review: Fix or Not?

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When I got the 21-Day Fix program in the mail, I’ll admit, I was skeptical. I set out all the different colored containers and materials and thought, “This is what I’m going to be doing?” It didn't look like what I wanted to be embarking on for a workout and eating plan. I thought the rainbow of …
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Les Mills Combat Review: Find the Fighter in You

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It seems as though my reputation of an on-again, off-again workout person holds true most of the time. I've been know to go several months without working out after I try a hardcore DVD series; I guess my thinking is, “Okay, I’m done! Now I can do what whatever workouts I want, whenever I want, and …
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Ding, Ding, Ding, the Fight Is Over: Les Mills Combat, Part 2

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Kelsey is back with the second post about her experience trying Les Mills Combat. Follow her journey with the workout system, post by post! So the second phase of Les Mills Combat DVD flew by ... and crept by at the same time. During the last few weeks we were introduced to one more workout, …
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Les Mills Combat: Let the Fighting Begin…

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Kelsey is at it again! For the next few months, she'll be sharing her thoughts and experience trying Les Mills Combat. Follow her journey with the workout system, post by post! I’ll be honest. When I first looked at the Les Mills Combat DVD and sample video, I was a bit intimidated. I’m not the …
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Turbo Fire Review: It’s All Fired Up

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After my marathon, I needed something else to keep me going with my workouts. Jenn gave me the Turbo Fire DVDs, and I thought, "Hey, why not?" I thought it looked intense, but I was determined to tackle it (check out my progress, phase by phase here, here and here). Chalene Johnson, the …
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Turbo Fire Phase 3: The Fire Is Officially Out!

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Sound the trumpets! Turbo Fire Phase 3 is complete! It was a good phase. I was glad we adapted some of the videos and used the Burn Circuit video. But you should totally stick to the program if it’s working for you. The weight workout definitely helped me sculpt my muscles and burn more calories …
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Turbo Fire Phase 2: The Fire Continues…

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After finishing P90X2 last year, contributing writer Kelsey was up for a new challenge: TurboFire! Follow her progress as she goes through this super popular program by Chalene Johnson. Today’s post looks at how the second phase of Turbo Fire is going. In case you missed it, check out her first …
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TurboFire: The Not-So-Firey Phase One Start

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After finishing P90X2 last year, contributing writer Kelsey was up for a new challenge: TurboFire! Follow her progress monthly as she goes through this super popular program by Chalene Johnson. Today's post looks at how and why she started TurboFire and how the first month is going thus far! My …
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Kansas City Marathon Relay—Taken to My Limits

Kelsey and her Kansas City Marathon relay team!

So earlier this year, I heard my husband muttering about wanting to run another half at the Kansas City Waddell and Reed Marathon. My first thought was “What, I can’t do that with you!” Small back-story: I screwed my hip up last time I trained for one and told myself I wouldn't try another half …
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