My Advice to Moms of 3 Year Olds

  My amazing daughter turned four years old earlier this year. She is smart and funny and patient and kind. She is resilient and always willing to try something new. She loves making friends and isn’t afraid to be the new one in a group. She is also four years old, which means she is […]

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What’s in my Refrigerator?

I love cooking shows, but I often wonder how realistic they are. I mean, they have other people buying groceries for them and cleaning up. All the food is already prepped. And the refrigerator is picture perfect. There are no half open condiments, spills or treats. I just can’t really relate! I love taking peeks […]

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My Favorite Prenatal Vitamins

I talk a lot about nutrition here at Jessica Valant Pilates, and you all know how important I feel good vitamins are to improving our overall health. Now that I’m 23 weeks pregnant, I continue to have a love affair with my vitamins. I’ve adjusted what I’m taking slightly, and filmed this short video to […]

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A Day in the Life Of…

I’ve never written a detailed “Day in the Life Of” post. To be honest, it’s always felt a little self-indulgent to me. My days can be frazzled and hectic and mundane and not always pretty. I didn’t see how talking to you about my minute to minute activities could possibly help you live a more […]

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What Workout To Do Each Day for the Best Results

We live in an amazing time that offers hundreds of different workout possibilities. Zumba. Crossfit. Barre. Pilates. Yoga. Piyo. Spinning. BodyPump. BodySculpt. Jazzercise. Biking. Running. Hiking. Surfing. Water aerobics. Tai chi. Gyms. Boutique studios. Bootcamps. Home gyms. The combinations and possibilities are endless! While we have multiple choices for our workouts, that doesn’t always make […]

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How To Get The Workout Results You Want

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Is there anything more frustrating than spending time and money on your exercise routine and still not getting the workout results you want? You buy class packages, go to the gym, purchase the next best piece of equipment or hire a trainer, and yet you still don’t see the changes you were hoping to see. […]

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