… and wear skirts. That awesome booty you’ve built in the gym has a tendency to raise the back of your skirts, now, doesn’t it. A more recent trend is skirts that are longer in the back than the front, which helps, but I have to admit that I don’t particularly care for the look, […]
On Friday, I met with the designer/seamstress I’m working with to create product for my upcoming clothing line. It was time to try on a rough sample of the first piece. I’m having her create a top. Sounds basic, but there is a twist. I’m having her design and construct it based on the proportions […]
She starts her day at the gym. People think she’s crazy for getting up so early, but it’s an integral part of her day. She’s got a busy schedule, deadlines and meetings, and a long to do list to complete. She could easily use a couple more hours of sleep, but the quality of her […]
Just got a few fabric samples from my designer because it’s time to select a fabric to use in creating the first sample of the first piece of my upcoming line. Holy ish! Things may actually be getting real!! Baby steps, yes, and the very beginnings of the very beginning, but a step is a […]
According to the editors at Glamour (May 2013), it’s time to take it sporty! High-waisted skirt, little jacket….sounding like a good work outfit so far….and a sports bra. Ummmm. Okay, maybe not ready-for-work, but how about a fun idea for some other time between the gym and work (like there’s much of that – lol). […]
…no, not as in themewear for competition. ……..themewear as in pick a theme and commit to it. Fully. Leopard all the way, from 5 am at the gym, to noontime at work, to 8 pm lounging with my laptop. Rawwwrrr!! And don’t get me started. I could do leopard for a few days running with what’s […]
It’s been a couple weeks, but here’s the finale - my post about Peak Week, how I did at my show, the Contra Costa Bodybuilding Championship on May 11, and how I’m planning to handle post-competition diet and training. I don’t have my official photos yet, and I didn’t take any candids at the show (I’m […]
Figure athletes….and anyone who wants to know what happens on stage after all this work…check out my latest Bookworm to Bikini post on dangerouslyhardcore.com – a little show and tell about posing (including a quick little video walk through from yours truly). 10 days to go!!!