I'm Danielle! A registered nurse, barre instructor, educator, creator and wife. I'm a lover of movement, the beach and lattes. I am excited about health & wellness and sharing this passion with my community. The DH blog is a place where all my passions collide!
As some of you may know, I’ve been training to become a certified Barre instructor for several months! Curious as to what type of training I completed?! Here’s a quick recap! // Choosing the right training If you google “barre teacher training”, a plethora of options are available. It was a little overwhelming at first. […]
As I’m writing this blog post, I’m curled up on the couch watching the snow come down heavily. We are in the midst of winter storm Harper, and it feels like -19 degrees outside! Jonathan and I left for our honeymoon on January 4th, exactly five months after our wedding. We traveled to the Dominican […]
Laurel and I had such a fun afternoon. Laurel has an infectious smile and positive outlook on life. Although it was raining, cloudy and kind of chilly – she rocked her fur vest and coat and giggled through it all! We had such a blast.
It’s almost Christmas! Although changing of the seasons into winter is difficult for me, the holidays always makes things better. This year Jonathan and I are celebrating Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years for the first time as Mr. and Mrs. Over the years as our lives and families have become intertwined, we’ve created our own […]
// Tone It Up Tone It Up (aka TIU) is close to my heart. I started following this fitness program in college, when “working out” was totally new to me. It has taught me a lot! TIU was started by two amazing women – Katrina and Kat – who continue to inspire their thousands of […]
// Love Your Skin As I learned in nursing school, the skin is the largest organ in your body. It provides so many vital functions – and deserves to be taken care of! As I prepared for our wedding day this past year, having healthy skin became a high priority for me. I’ve enjoyed learning […]
Nothing is better than a comforting, warm bowl of pasta on a cold winter evening. I love this recipe because it is both dairy and gluten free. The POW pasta, which is made from red lentils – is also full of protein. The mint and lemon flavors are so tasty with the pasta. I am […]