ALLOW ME TO INTRODUCE MYSELF. Because most of you probably don’t actually know me.
I am... Rae Simone Reichlin. Rae is my full name and I love my mom for it every day.
Not “Celeste,” contrary to what people I meet from Instagram think.
a philly native living in chicago since 2010.
Someone with an east coast accent and (I’ve been told) east coast attitude.
A wearer of gold hoop earrings even when I train.
a personal trainer.
owner/founder of @ladieswholiftofficial.
Passionate about training people to feel strong and confident in their bodies.
Someone who loved school but knew a traditional path was not for me.
A shooter of shots..
Example 1) Got my first job in fitness by answering a Craigslist ad asking for a mat Pilates teacher. Got the job. Had never taken a mat Pilates class.
Example 2) Met my boyfriend @nooch_13 by sliding into his DMs. He moved to Chicago 6 months later.
Tempted to buy anything yellow.
Unable to keep a house plant alive.
An art school grad. I Worked in the art department for film and video before becoming a trainer.
Columbia college class of 2014 wuddup.
In constant search of the best white t-shirt.
allergic to apples 50% of the time. (Willing to shoot that shot every time too)
A deep believer in manifestation.
Open, willing, and love to learn from other people but thrive when I am my own boss.
One of 3 girls.
An Aquarius. Which people always say makes sense but I have no idea what that means.
Pretty much a homebody.
Unable to whistle or wink.
Has never eaten Taco Bell.
Goes through high highs and low lows just like I believe we all do.
My favorite animal is a whale. Any type.
Hasn’t gone “on a run” in years. Don’t ask me to.
Not afraid of public speaking but feel deeply awkward with small talk.
Not great at keeping in touch with people. If we have lost touch know I probably really wish we didn’t.
Confident that I could conquer almost any task put in front of me.
Rarely awake past 10pm.
Lover of podcasts about true crime and/or aliens.
Probably overthought this post before saying “fuck it” and doing it anyway.
If you know me and feel like I left something off the list...have at it.