Kaitlyn Taggart

Just doing what I do best: sitting at my computer either writing or watching Netflix. It’s a coin toss at this point. Get to know me!

Week 9 of 12 Kayla Itsines BBG: Here are my Results

COVID-19 has struck the world, and little did I know that March 16 would be my last day in the gym. At this point in time, I had been attending Vasa Fitness every morning and I was getting back into my workout game. On the evening of March 16, Vasa announced their closing until further notice and I felt lost. Suddenly, I remembered the Kayla Itsines BBG Ebook I had on my phone since 2016 and I knew this was the best thing I could do to continue to stay...

How I got back on my workout game

This is me. Raw, unedited me. I promised myself I'd be as real as possible though this journey. A couple months ago, I sincerely thought I would never be able to get back into a good workout routine, at least not one that was consistent every day. Back at the beginning of September, I realized that I was tired of feeling lazy and sluggish at all hours of the day so I decided to do something about it. I woke up one morning at a frightful 5:30 a.m. ready to...

How I stay motivated to workout

It’s no secret that going to the gym can be daunting, especially after you get out of a routine or never had one in the first place. The thoughts of “I can do that later,” “I’m too tired right now,” or just fear of looking silly using equipment at the gym. Personally, I do love going to the gym and I get motivated by others around me, but that doesn’t mean I always enjoy working out. So, how do I get motivated and stay motivated? I eat right. This can...

3 Takeaways For Those New to “Adulting”

Growing up, if you were anything like me, you always wished you could have your own responsibilities, go places on your own, make your own plans, and even come home when you want. I was a pretty independent child and I liked my "me" time. I'd say by the time I was a senior in high school I was quite ready to be on my own and make my own decisions. When I got to college I got a small taste of reality and the oh-so-wonderful adulting life. I began...

The Top 5 Wedding Trends for 2017

The implementation of cute wedding signs According to Toronto Wedding Planners, they give us a lot of insight as to why having cute signs will spruce up your wedding day.  They allow you to customize by handwritten messages and having fun shapes for the signs.  They add to the personable aspect and are simple, yet elegant. 2. The use of greenery 2017 is the year of green, whether it is implemented in the use of flowers, color palette, or decorations- green is making a comeback.  Creative Union gives us an...

The 7 Things You Need to Know about Wedding Planning

Planning a wedding is not always flowers and butterflies as it takes a lot of time and effort to make the guest lists, plan the parties, find a caterer, look through many DJs, find bridesmaids dresses, and the venue.  This blog will be your go-to on planning your wedding that may be coming up in 2 months or 2 years. Relax I know this is a little cliche, but when times get stressful it is important to take some deep breaths and take some stress off yourself.  While it is...

An Informative Q&A with a Bride-To-Be and Her Opinions on the Maid of Honor

I interviewed Allison Geist, a soon to be bride in June 2017.  Allison is a 23-year-old college friend I met in my first year at Colorado State University and we became very close.  She asked me to be one of her bridesmaids, and I greatly accepted.  I interviewed Allison regarding her wedding planning process and her views of how her Maid of Honor has helped her and her overall opinions of having a Maid of Honor during the process. What has the wedding planning process been like so far? Have...

Wedding Planning from the Maid of Honors Point of View

Growing up, my sister would always tell me, "Kaitlyn, when I get married, you will be my Maid of Honor!" Of course, hearing this when you are in high school and your early years of college you think to yourself, 'Wow, what a fun experience! I can't wait to help with everything!' While it is all fun and exciting, sometimes there are pieces that aren't so easy. Things like making the bridal shower lists and organizing little details that you were hoping that you could just let slide, like looking...