Category Archives: purely thoughts

MCT oil taste-off and progress on our pull-ups

MCT oil taste-off and progress on our pull-ups

Happy Saturday friends! Quick reminder –> don’t forget about our 2 giveaways happening now… 1) cloth diapering essential kit 2) copy of our No Flour Cracker and Flatbread cookbook (giveaway over) Okay… let the MCT oil taste-off begin. We bought both these MCT oils with our own money. These thoughts and opinions are all ourContinue Reading

how we make fermented veggies at home with these simple steps + new Vitamix blender

how we make fermented veggies at home with these simple steps + new Vitamix blender

Hello luvs! Since we’ve gotten back into making our own fermented veggies lately several of you requested how we do it. And we are here today sharing how we do it. It’s really simple. If we can do it, you can too Actually, we’ve shared how we made them once before several years ago. PrettyContinue Reading

why keeping it simple with health and fitness will change your life

why keeping it simple with health and fitness will change your life

Hello luvs, With the new year already rolling by, we all have goals and dreams that we want to accomplish! Nothing like starting off the first half of the year feeling more empowered and motivated to change things up in our lives. Especially when it comes to health and fitness. We were those girls whoContinue Reading

Kettlebell challenge plus vlog about what’s to come

Kettlebell challenge plus vlog about what’s to come

Hey beauties! We have some fun things to discuss in today’s post! First we have a kettlebell swing challenge starting April 1!! Why do kettlebell swings? offers both cardiovascular and strength-training benefits strengthens and tones the body requires minimal equipment, just the kettlebell requires minimal space develops all purpose strength a mix of strength with flexibilityContinue Reading

Is Nikki’s coconut butter better than homemade and making the best savory waffle sandwich

Is Nikki’s coconut butter better than homemade and making the best savory waffle sandwich

Hello luvs, What a gorgeous day we had here yesterday. And today we are blessed again. We’ve been getting outside as much as possible from sitting outside to taking long walks. Wish everyday could be sunny Wouldn’t that be nice.  Who else is enjoying being outside more? Moving onto our newest coconut obsession…coconut butter! We normallyContinue Reading

change the way you think + banana protein waffles

change the way you think + banana protein waffles

I have the control to change the way I think, and this will change my life for the better by focusing on more of what I CAN DO! For us, we remind ourselves everyday to say WE CAN! We will! Believe in yourself and realize you have the power inside you to change if you wantContinue Reading

No Flour Cracker and Flatbread Cookbook

No Flour Cracker and Flatbread Cookbook

Happy Friday luvs!!! It’s here!! It’s here!! FINALLY!! (can you tell we are excited) After making and editing all the recipes for this cookbook (hard to believe it was a year ago) we have finally published it. We are so excited to launch our 3rd cookbook with you guys!  Adding to our cookbook collection NoContinue Reading

5 things we are loving

5 things we are loving

Happy Wednesday luvs!! Today we thought it would be fun to share a few things we are loving that you probably do not know about us. We do not share much of other things in life we love…so hopefully today you guys get to see another side of us. 5 TV shows we love TheContinue Reading

natural hair care routine

natural hair care routine

Howdy friends, Ever since we got our hair cut last week we have received a few comments about our hair. More specifically what hair products we use. Our natural hair care routine. In today’s vlog we take you into our shower (well Lori’s shower) to show you what we use.  Oh and don’t worry weContinue Reading

vlog: update on splits, new fitness equipment and Lori’s house

vlog: update on splits, new fitness equipment and Lori’s house

Howdy luvs! How is everyone doing this Saturday? Staying warm? Today we are sharing updates on how our February personal challenge of practicing splits and our exercises on the equalizer. Plus showcasing a new piece of fitness equipment we got for Christmas and Lori shares a mini house tour. We are so happy that soContinue Reading

vlog: poop talk and podcast love

vlog: poop talk and podcast love

Howdy luvs! How is everyone doing this Saturday? And happy February!! Crazy to say that. Where did January go?? Today we share what podcast we are loving and other recommendations from you guys! Plus in our vlog today we discuss quick health update, more about podcast, and poop talk. Yes we are talking about poopContinue Reading

catching up with us + weekly workout recap

catching up with us + weekly workout recap

Howdy luvs, First, thank you for all your sweet words about our comparing post. So many of you brought up such great points which we agree with you all! And we do find that there is good and bad comparison. We were not trying to say that all comparison is bad, nope.  We focus onContinue Reading

surround yourself

surround yourself

Hello purely fit beauties, Happy Saturday! How’s your weekend going so far? We shared this quote from Oprah on facebook the other day because it really means so much to us.  Surrounding ourselves with the right kind of people. People that respect us. Love us for who we are. And most importantly lift us up.Continue Reading