Thank you for all your sweet comments this week. The surgery went well and I’ve been taking it easy this weekend. It’s all about pain management and learning to walk. It’s crazy how you can go from doing burpees one day at the gym to not being able to walk the next. Yikes! Well, I’m just glad it’s over with. Bring on the healing!
Since I won’t be cooking anytime soon, how about you make some good food for me? Some meal prep inspiration ->> Pumpkin Protein Pancakes, One Pan Chicken Brussels Sprouts & Butternut and Pumpkin Zucchini Sundried Tomato Biscuits.
Now for all the links I gathered this week. There are a TON of blogging ones this week so get ready for the avalanche! Grab your coffee and catch up on what you missed in this edition of the Sunday Skinny!
You Don’t Have To Be Perfect At Everything – So true!
37 Books Every Woman Should Read – What is it about fall that makes you want to read?
What To Look For When Selecting A Protein Powder – Everything you need to know about buying protein powders!
3 Ways To Up Your Snacking Game – Planning & being intentional about it is key.
Why You Should Buy Certified Transitional Farming – This was news to me.
The Gluten Free Gimmick – Buying gluten free doesn’t buy you anything unless you’re celiac or gluten sensitive.
Clothes Should Make You Feel Good – Yes, yes, yes!
10 Non Food Ways To Treat Yourself – Why does food always have to be a reward anyway? It should be fuel for survival or training!
What To Do If Couch To 5K Is Too Difficult – Great advice & there’s no shame in walking.
A Simple Training Tip To Break Plateaus – Those 2 or 3 more can make a BIG difference.
16 Minute Interval Workout For Busy Women – I’m sure you have 16 minutes. Something is better than nothing.
Risk Factors For Stress Fractures – Things to keep in mind for all fitness levels.
Should You Try Positive Pacing for Triathlon Swimming? – Something to try if a “tri” is in your future.
Is It Even Possible To Make Money Blogging Anymore – Another reason why I keep saying Bloggers MUST Stop Working for Free.
Why I’m Angry About The Mode Media Shut Down – Recognizing your value as a blogger is the most important thing you need to do.
How To Create The Perfect Pin For Food Bloggers – This is one to bookmark!
25 Blogging Mistakes To Avoid – I need a whole day to really read this. So much good info!
5 Reasons To Leave Comments On Blogs You Love – My favorite thing about blogging is reading comments.
5 Reasons You’re Not Landing Sponsored Posts – Good things to keep in mind.
Why You Shouldn’t Freak Out About The Instagram Algorithm – Turn the negative into a positive!
Increase Your Twitter Followers Organically – If you’re looking to grow your twitter following, this is for you.
How To Speed Up Your WP Site – Yes! These really do work.
The State Of Blogging – Balancing being authentic & making a living isn’t easy.
5 Mistakes Creatives Are Making On Social Media – I can honestly say I’m making a few of these.