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Fun Training with Gabi Garcia at Alliance San Diego

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Had a chance to take a class with BJJ World Champion Gabi Garcia! Learned a cool detail for one of my favorite positions. I also appreciated Gabi taking the time to talk about the importance of drilling. I’ve been trying

Posted in About Me, Fitness, Jiu Jitsu, Martial Arts

Amazing Events Coming Up at Anaheim Convention Center

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I often joke with my husband that one day, we will have to rent a home in Anaheim. In addition to our many trips to Disneyland and Jiu Jitsu tournaments in the Long Beach area, there are a lot of

Posted in Crafts, Disney, Fitness, Food Allergies, Food Product Reviews, Health, Natural Living, Organic

QALO Ring Review: Wedding Rings for Active Lifestyles

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DISCLOSURE: I received rings from QALO to review, all opinions are my own. When my husband and I first got married, one thing that brought me quite a bit of stress was how my husband would sometimes misplace his wedding

Posted in CrossFit, Fitness, Jiu Jitsu, Marriage, Martial Arts

Leaping into Our Fit Made Fun Party with the new LeapBand and Clif Kid Bars

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DISCLOSURE: I received 2 LeapBands from LeapFrog and Clif Kid Bars for my Fit Made Fun Mommy Party. All thoughts are my own. Last Saturday, September 6, I had the opportunity to host my first Mommy Party featuring LeapFrog’s new

Posted in Baby Product Reviews, Family Fun, Fitness, Kids, Toys

Getting Kids Involved in Activities and Sports at a Young Age

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A question I often get asked is, “what’s the earliest I can put my kids in an activity or sport?” My reply is usually if they’re able to walk and you can find a program that caters to a young

Posted in Fitness, Health, Jiu Jitsu, Kids
About StrongholdMom

Raquel Cusi is a wife, mother of 4, and owns The Stronghold CrossFit & Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with her husband, Mike, and brother Ray. She loves to blog about Marriage, Parenting, Health, Fitness, Christian living and her love for Disney. She's also an aspiring crunchy mom who loves organic and natural products, breastfeeding and babywearing.

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