Tag Archives: Hillary Macias

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Ramp up your Running!

As an avid runner, I am always striving to improve my performance. There are so many easy tricks you can try to improve your next run! Just be sure to stay safe in the heat this summer – wear sunscreen, light clothing and carry a water bottle with you if you can! 1. Strength train! […]

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Eating Clean With Elli Quark

We were so thrilled to get acquainted with Elli Quark, one of our sponsors of Connect To Confidence last month in NYC. We wanted to learn more about this yummy product, so we asked resident nutritional expert Hillary Macias to check it out for us:   I’m all about eating clean, and when it comes to […]

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9 Things That Happen When You Become A Runner

My running career started when I was in 6th grade and joined the school track team. I fell in love with the endorphin high that running gave me, as well as the feeling of accomplishment and pride upon finishing a race. I continued to run when my track days were over, and have been hooked […]

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#ConnectToConfidence At Work by Hillary Macias

Starting a new job can be a very intimidating thing, but also equally exciting! You’ve just started a whole new chapter, and you are starting with a blank slate. It’s normal to be nervous on the first day, maybe even through your first week while you’re getting into the swing of things. A good mantra […]

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Confidence After College by Hillary Macias

Graduating college is one of the most exciting times in life, a bright impending future ahead, the world at your feet, and a positive mindset. However, sometimes graduating from college can leave some feeling a little less than confident about themselves and their future. Sometimes life can get the best of us when things don’t […]

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Put Down That Ice Cream And Eat Pops! by Hillary Macias

I know, I know, this may be an interesting time to do a post on popsicles which are usually consumed (or at least in my house) during the summer months when the mercury is high… but I couldn’t wait to share these healthy, delicious pops with y’all! They contain minimal, wholesome ingredients and are the […]

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The Week In Pictures

It’s our new weekly review.  Here’s what we talked about this week.  Click on any pic to learn more! [one-fourth-first]   [/one-fourth-first] [one-fourth]   [/one-fourth] [one-fourth] [/one-fourth] [one-fourth] [/one-fourth]   Read The Articles: Clear You Palette With Fruity Desserts by Marissa Licursi Spice Up Your Winter Breakfasts by Jessy Rosen Resolutions To Make All Year […]

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Holiday Detox – Outdoor Winter Workouts, by Hillary Macias

  I’m an outdoor runner, so keeping up with my morning runs when the temperature drops below freezing can be difficult. I know I’m not fond of my fingers and toes being frozen by the time I get back to my house, but there are ways to still remain active outside (and inside) during these […]