Me and my 2 Biggest Fans

My Very Personal Transformation – What Motivated ME to Finally Lose the Weight

My name is Jenny Grothe, and I have a story. September 2007 I was 170 pounds – my heaviest ever. I’d always been slim. I ate what I wanted, as much as I wanted, when I wanted. I was active throughout my teens and 20’s, but after we adopted our first child, that all slowly […]

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26 days and Counting Down to New York

Not counting today I have 26 days until the New York City marathon. And…if I’ve read correctly the gun goes off a little after 10:30 am EST – which is right around now. It’s 8:46 am MST as I write this. That’s less than 4 weeks. And I’m almost to my taper. This weekend I’ll […]

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A Hard Week

Today I write after having such an emotional roller coaster of a past month – this last week especially. Life is funny. I can get so wrapped up in my own life – going through the motions – doing what I do – taking care of my family – making sure the kids get off […]

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Social Media – Ramblings

**Please know it advance I’m venting. Journaling helps me process my feelings. Just struggling with some of the good and bad that comes as a result of social media.** Social media is such a weird thing, isn’t it? I have a love-hate relationship with it. It can be such a great amazing tool where we […]

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A Quick REVIEW of Polar’s NEW FT60 Fitness Heart Rate Monitor

**The following post is sponsored by FitFluential on behalf of Polar** So I was just a little bit giddy when I received my new Polar FT60 yesterday. I’d been waiting for it for weeks. I knew about this campaign ages ago and wanted more than anything to be chosen for it. Finally, it arrived. I […]

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Meal Planning Fall Special

The WHY Behind my Meal Planning

Today I wanted to take a moment and write a little about why I love working with women. In 2007 when I was much heavier, I’d pretty much given up hope. I was sad, felt alone, and embarrased. I didn’t like what I saw when I looked in the mirror, and I looked for any […]

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