Motivation To Get Moving

I've recently made the goal to move more. Not become a fitness model or someone who religiously goes to the gym each day. I just want to get myself into a little bit better shape.

If you're a mom or someone who finds themselves often very busy, you know how difficult it can be to get a workout in. Here are some of my favorite ways to get myself moving. Maybe a few of them will work you too!

1) Take a morning walk with your child in tow
2) A fun game of flag football or volleyball with friends at our local park
3) A quick but intense Crossfit workout -- you can Google Crossfit workout ideas!
4) Several rounds of squats while holding a heavy object -- I do them holding G. That's +25 lbs!
5) Cardio workout on our fitness cable channel

I've been searching for ways to keep motivated in this goal, and being 100% honest -- a cute workout outfit helps me want to get up and go to the gym or take Gunner on a several mile neighborhood trek. 

When Ellie contacted me about trying out some of their fitness apparel, I was super excited to give it a go. I haven't really bought any new workout gear since Gunner was born (read: I'm cheap), so this was a welcomed opportunity. 

Both items that I chose happened to be from the "Little Black Collection" but Ellie has lots of bright, color options in their other collections and I am swooning over all of them.

I chose a pair of capri leggings because I knew I could wear them for things besides work outs. And for me, a loose, sleeveless shirt is pretty much a must when it comes to working my opinion, it keeps me cooler. This one has a super fun element of the open back which I really love.

If you're in the market for new workout gear, make sure you check out Ellie! And let me know which pieces you decide on...I'm making my wish list for my next order. 

I was sent these items of clothing in exchange for this review. All thoughts & opinions are 100% mine.

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