Hi my name is Lorna and I’m addicted to black stretchy pants. It wasn’t always this way. Before kids, I bravely wore all types of pants: jeans, wool trousers—and my summertime favorite--- white linen pants with a bold, colorful blouse. Then kids happened. After emerging from the post- baby pajamas all- day phase (well--- truthfully some days I’m still guilty of that!) I was … [Read more...] about Love at First Tight: Athleta Street Tight Legging Collection
Last week Oiselle, the premium women’s running and athletic apparel brand based in Seattle, launched their Stand Up and Speak Out campaign--- releasing throwback “Speak Out” tees and encouraging fans on social media to share what matters most to them with the hashtag #StandUpSpeakOut. Oiselle is calling the campaign “A call to conversation- to talking about issues that matter … [Read more...] about Stand Up and Speak Out with Oiselle
You’ve got your yearly fitness goals set, written down and broken into achievable chunks. You’re on a roll, moving and grooving, kicking ass and taking names and ticking off your weekly goals as you go. Then BOOM. Life happens. Like it does to everyone. Your kids get sick, you get sick, work gets busy, the baby wont sleep, the workouts stop. It’s incredibly difficult to get … [Read more...] about Fitness Inspiration Gear for When You Need That Little Push
If the winter blahs are dragging you and your workouts down, hang in there! Spring is right around the corner and gearing up with some bright new sneakers might be just what you need to revitalize your energy. Athletic shoes with vivid neon colors and bold geometric patterns and prints are taking center stage this spring and now is a great time to buy a new pair with plenty of … [Read more...] about Warm Up Your Winter with Hot New Sneaks!
The other day while getting my hair cut, my hair stylist quizzically studied my hair from root to tip and asked: “Um….do you by chance put your hair up in a bun or ponytail a lot?” I looked up from my guilty pleasure US Weekly with an even guiltier look on my face and responded: “Well…I'm at home with a toddler most days and play soccer…so yes….all of the … [Read more...] about Just Say No to Buns: Easy Hairstyles for On & Off the Field
The other day while at a playdate a friend of mine approached me and asked, ”Hey! You’re an athlete….what the heck are compression pants? Do I need a pair?” I first looked down at my hastily put together outfit of the day…my favorite hooded sweatshirt, tank top and a pair of blue compression pants. Then I thought a bit. I admitted to my friend I couldn’t quite remember why … [Read more...] about Compression Pants: A Mom’s Best Friend
Make a bold color statement and Go Green this St. Patrick's Day with the latest fitness fashions and gear! 1. Fit Girl Long Sleeve Sweatshirt- Lorna Jane $89.99 Make a statement and stay warm during a workout or after! A jacquard finish and zipper at the back set this piece apart! 2. Never Give Up Tank- Lorna Jane $39.99 Keep motivated with this cool lightweight … [Read more...] about Go Green with St. Patty’s Inspired Fit Wear!
There is just something about a new workout outfit that makes you feel really great and ready to take on the fitness world! Now that it's 4th of July weekend, summer is officially under way and it's time to kick our workouts into High Gear! Check out some of summer's newest and coolest fitness fashions from Adidas, Nike, Under Armour and Title Nine and take your workout to the … [Read more...] about Red, White and a New You: Summer Workout Garb
What do Snoopy and gender equality in sports have in common? A whole lot as it turns out! I will admit that I have always been a sucker for Snoopy. He was my favorite comic book character growing up. I enjoyed watching the Peanuts gang pal around, teasing poor ol Charlie Brown and Lucy bossing everyone around. So as I was thumbing through a catalog from the women’s athletic … [Read more...] about Speak Out in Style