Medicine balls are a great way to exercise any area of your body, whether upper, lower, or core. There are different sized exercise balls from 2-12, that you can use for numerous different exercises.
Medicine ball training is suitable for... Read more
In the 1920's, French chemist Rene Maurice Gattefosse accidentally lit his arm on fire in his laboratory. The nearest cold liquid was a vat of lavender oil, into which he thrust his arm in an act of desperation. To his surprise, the pain subsided... Read more
Circuit training is a workout routine that combines cardiovascular fitness and resistance training. It was first proposed in the late 1950s as a method to develop general fitness. The initial routines were arranged in a circle, alternating betwee... Read more
More and more kids are gravitating toward weight training. In most cases, strength training is safe and encouraged for kids. However, when done incorrectly, whether too intensely or too early in life, it can lead to permanent damage. Fitness trainer... Read more
No time to get to the gym—or even into your gym shoes? One of the main reasons people don’t exercise is that they think they don’t have enough time. The truth is, you don't need an uninterrupted hour to reap the many benefit... Read more
made a restaurant make over. Warm Brussels sprout salad. Roasted Brussels sprouts, broccoli slaw mix, onions, asparagus in sheet pan 400 for 40 min with salt, pepper and red pepper flakes. Put into salad bowl w/ vingrette topped with fried egg. Yumm... Read more
I'm glad my bf and I still made a plan to walk 10k steps even though away from home on vacation visiting my grandbaby and daughter , but tomorrow 12 hour drive back home we can't get in those steps :( I am so sad that today's my last day to visit .... Read more
That's just over 2kg. If you've made some big changes, exercised and eaten well, then it's not surprising, you can often lose quite a bit in water weight when you start out. I don't think your scales are wrong, be happy with your achievement!... Read more
I do not have room for a treadmill or stationary bike, so I set aside a little money every week until I had enough money get good running shoes, free weights, resistance bands, medicine ball, pedometer, & stability ball. I did not get them in one sho... Read more
When going on holiday I have made cardboard shapes to represent a matchbox (for cheese portions), a deck of cards (protein portions), the diameter or a tennis ball to remind me that a cup is the size of a tennis ball, and the diameter of a golf ball... Read more
Medicine Balls provide a great alternative to the standard free weights and resistance bands many of us own and use for strength training at home. Not only do medicine balls provide us with a larger range of motion compared to other workout equipment... Read more
For many of us working our core is one area of the body that is often neglected as it takes time to see the results of all our hard work. But working these muscles is just as important, if not more so, than working the other areas of your body. The r... Read more
My husband actually bought our medicine ball. I have no idea why. He thought it would be good exercise. It came with a DVD that we've since lost. The best thing about medicine balls, in my opinion, are the partnered exercises. Then I can get... Read more
Last night was my first meeting with my Personal Trainer - Ralph. I was excited but nervous because I've never worked with a personal trainer before and although I like the idea of someone telling me and challenging me to reach beyond my limit, I ten... Read more
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