#KaciDoesKickStart – Distract the Toddler!

This week as part of the KickStart Program, we are learning how to tame our inner toddler (the brat that screams for unhealthy coping mechanisms when we are stressed, bored, etc.) and say yes to ourselves instead of giving into the “child’s tantrum.” We were tasked to come up with our own distraction techniques and…

What Will December Bring? You Get to Decide!

And just like that, November is over, and December has arrived! I’d love to know… What’s one small, positive change you plan to make this month? How did you plan to implement it? The more clear your plan is, the better! If you need help troubleshooting how to set yourself up for success, I’d love…

Ready To Do Life On Purpose & With Purpose?

“As we work and achieve, we pile up titles and money. We accumulate assets and influence. We build a life, as they say. And a life is made up of things: Our job. Our house. Our car. Our relationships. Our reputation… But the Stoic knows that we never really own anything. All that we possess…

Macro Friendly Mondays — Chai Matcha Latte!

This time of year, I start to get excited about all the holiday flavors. I also find myself wanting tea some mornings, rather than coffee. I’ve raved multiple times about my beloved milk frother. Whether it’s coffee or tea, it seriously elevates any home beverage to a coffee house experience! This little concoction is one…

Holiday Game Plan Tips! {Vlog}

I know everybody has their 2¢, but I want to chat about how to enjoy the holidays on purpose and with purpose, as Dr. Kashey would say! Use these tips for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or really any party or event! After you listen, let me know what you plan to use and tag a friend who…

Macro Friendly Mondays — TKN Thanksgiving Poppers! 🦃

Got a festive recipe for you for this week’s #MacroFriendlyMondays post, although it is great year-round! This one comes directly from the Trevor Kashey Nutrition blog recipe archive! Fresh herbs combine with lean ground turkey for an easy meatball recipe with a range of applications. Since this recipe uses lean ground turkey, which traditionally contains…

Kaci’s Friday Finds — Lemon, Lime, Orange, & Grapefruit Sampler Pack!

These are essentially packets of their respective fruit juice in crystallized form. Nothing added in the way of sweetener. You can reconstitute them to use like juice, sprinkle over salads, add to beverages, use in baking, or even to flavor things like sauces! You can buy them individually, but the sample pack with all four…

How to Make A “Failure” A Win! {Vlog}

“You can’t avoid making mistakes, but what you can do is avoid making the same mistake multiple times.” – Dr. Kashey Taking the philosophy of “I either win or I learn“ means that failure becomes feedback which you can actually use to move you in the direction of successful outcomes instead of viewing a “fail”…

#KaciDoesKickStart – The Side Effects of Change!

One of the assignments for KickStart this past week was to come up with our top five side effects of change and write them out. These are essentially all of the other benefits come packaged along with making positive changes (besides just the desired outcomes those changes themselves bring). The purpose of having these handy…