Brienne is the blogger behind Lean, Clean, & Brie where she blogs about balancing a healthy lifestyle and college. She is entering her junior year in college and loves running, yoga, barre, reading, and cooking. She is passionate about living healthy and doesn't let a busy lifestyle stop her from achieving her goals. From morning workouts to healthy desserts, follow Brie as she lives lean, clean, and green!

Snacks On the Go: Hit the Road

Now that I’m working, going to classes AND participating in student clubs, it’s important that I prep for the day ahead and make sure I always have healthy snacks on hand. I’m sharing my favorite snacks that are perfect to pack along in your backpack. These are great for weekend hiking and road trips, too. READ MORE

Superfood Trail Mix

If you are looking for something filling, delicious, and nutritious, you have come to the right place! This superfood trail mix is packed with superfoods and nutrients that make this trail mix a great snack anytime! READ MORE

How to Keep Fit During the Holidays

I am so excited to celebrate Christmas with my family this year and to savor every moment of the holiday. I love seeing my whole family and spending the day celebrating with everyone. And who doesn’t love waking up to a beautifully lit Christmas tree on Christmas morning? It’s my favorite. It is important, though, to keep in shape during this time of year and not to let our health and fitness goals go by the wayside. There are only a few actual “holidays” within the next few weeks and there are still plenty of other days to get in a good sweat. Today I wanted to share some of my tips on keeping fit during this holiday season. Let’s get a kickstart on those New Year’s resolutions, right?!

How to Take an Active Study Break

Oh, it’s that time of year again…and I wish I was talking about Christmas. It’s getting to be the end of the semester for many college students and that means: FINALS WEEK! There is so much to get done and it feels as if there is no time at all to get everything done. I know for me, the next week will consist of studying, working, working out, eating, and sleeping. Sounds fun, right? For as much studying as us college kids do, it is important to take breaks every once in a while and not sit in front of your math book for 3 hours straight. I came up with some active ways to take a study break, instead of the usual netflix or ice cream break. READ MORE