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I'm an adventurous introvert from Vancouver, Washington who lives on sleep + "me time." I'm a lover of lifting weights, dinosaurs, real talk and traveling with my husband. I am here to help you move better, lift more, bust the myths of the fitness industry, and inspire you to love the process.

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Chicago far exceeded my expectations – it’s a truly special city. We had purchased a truck that was being manufactured in Michigan, so we make the trip to Chicago as a little pitstop. And frankly, it was perfection. This post is a mash up, but pretty jam-packed with what we would suggest you do in […]

December 5, 2022

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In the world of weight lifting there are many tools we can use as accessories to make our training easier. That is generally the purpose of a “training accessory.” They take the load off, help out a weak link, or make our movements more efficient. These accessories fill gaps we might have. Take from these […]

December 1, 2022

Three Weight Training Accessories You May Not Need with Annie Miller

If you’re a coach in the online space, creating free content is now a part of your job. But that doesn’t mean it’s always easy. On many platforms, we need to pump out content on a daily basis. That can seem daunting. But when you think about it, it really can be quite simple. I […]

November 30, 2022

What To Do When You Run Out Of Content Ideas with Annie Miller

When starting an online coaching business, you need a few things: Money Not as in investment but as in you need means to MAKE MONEY as a business. This will come through your service (ideally 1:1 coaching). Experience If you’ve trained people in person or worked in person in some capacity, how can you translate […]

November 28, 2022

Five Reasons To Start With 1:1 Coaching with Annie Miller

To be clear, there are no core exercises specific to women. While the exercises below are NOT specific to women, they are all great ways to work the core. It’s important that we establish what “your core” is and what functionalities it has. Pinterest and fitpsos will have you thinking that your six pack is […]

November 23, 2022

10 Great Core Exercises For Women with Annie Miller

Today’s episode is all about building a shape with your body and training factors that can help with that. I know that I don’t often talk about physique, but, fuzzy changes do happen with the clients that I work with as a byproduct of our training methods. So that is the angle that I am […]

November 22, 2022

3 training factors to help improve physique with Annie Miller

In the light of the pandemic, there has been a slew of coaches transitioning from in person to online. I can’t blame them. Online coaching has many perks. But it’s also a whole new world compared to working with clients in person. I’ve been working with clients online since 2014 and coaching other professionals to […]

November 21, 2022

Biggest Roadblocks I see for Trainers Transitioning Online with Annie Miller

Ready for 4 back squat accessory lifts? In traditional program design the back squat is considered a “main lift.” It is a compound movement requiring full body tension and recruits large muscle groups. This typically earns it a place towards the beginning of a lift. And it can set the tone and needs for the […]

November 17, 2022

4 Back Squat Accessory Lifts For Hypertrophy with Annie Miller

Practicing what you preach doesn’t mean you need to be the strongest, fittest, smartest, and/or perfect professional. This thought came up during the filming of 400 videos for my youtube exercise library as part of my Pure PROgramming Course. I have literally never been in “my best shape” for a shoot, or course/program creation. This […]

November 16, 2022

A Lesson For Coaches In Practicing What You Preach with Annie Miller

These lessons are very specific to our building experience. So you could ask this question to someone else and they would have completely different answers based on their own experience. For some context, Nate and I were not in a rush until I got pregnant. So we really took our time and wanted to do […]

November 15, 2022







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