Author: Marlo Zappley

Balance Brings Zen to Life

This past week I finally had the pleasure to meet with Balance Expert, Kim Jacobs. The one thing that we both have in common is knowing the importance of managing your time effective, especially with having young children!  However, Kim…

Staying Active, Remaining Calm Does Have its Challenges

Hello Charlotte parents and surrounding area families! We are half-way through the Charlotte Parent Magazine Fit Family Challenge and how the time has flown! This past week, the Zappley Family has been pretty active. We participated in the Tuckfest/Adventure Family…

How to get your sexy back for those beach days!!

Greetings Charlotte and Surrounding Area Familes!The summer time is quickly approaching and for some women, the fact remains that we become increasingly aware of our body's flaws, self-image, etc. as those beach months begin to come around.  I'm just getting…

Be Resilient and Perservere

Since my first blog post, I shared some of my struggles and challenges that I was working through during my first week of the Fit Family Challenge.  Although I cannot share with you all that there has been a tremendous…

Overcoming Challenges of Stress as a Single Mother

Hello, and welcome to the Zappley Family's Blog during this exciting 8 week Fit Family Challenge. Just to give you a brief background about myself, I am a single mother, age 39, of two, Ariana (8) and Christion (12).  When…