Are you sick of the same-old cardio machines at the gym? Bored by the treadmill? Tired of the elliptical? Can't stand to do another mile on the stationary bike or another flight on the stair climber? Well, then, it's time you head over to the... Read more
The only way to become a better runner is to run, but the more running replaces other exercises in your fitness program, the more likely you are to become injured, suffer from burnout, or develop muscular imbalances. So what's a runner to do (bes... Read more
Wake up your taste buds! Cooking with herbs and spices will enhance the flavor of healthy foods without adding fat, salt, sugar, or calories. Herbs and spices contribute bright color, savory taste and sensational aroma.
Tips for using herbs and... Read more
Judi (TIME4JUDI) is long-time SparkPeople member with multiple sclerosis (MS). By walking indoors with the help of walking DVDs, she lost 60 pounds in seven months! Now she shares her advice and tips with others who want to walk off the weight withou... Read more
The pool can be a scary place. You have to wear a swimsuit (ack!), get your hair wet and know the rules of the road—er, swim lanes. But don't let that stop you! Water provides an excellent workout, especially for people with joint issues or... Read more
I had knee surgery in March (knee cap re-alignment and ligaments/tendons were replaced), I still have issues and the elliptical kinda hurts.
Any experience with Rowing Machines and knee issues?
I'd like to try but concerned how it would d... Read more
This is a Challenge of doing 5 workouts straight days in a row... Hope that this Helps with Keeping you going... Even better if you do it for 6-7 days... but I limited it to just 5 to start out with... oxox... Read more
Ok so I am always afraid that I will get excited over something then will find it was just a fluke and I can't do it again.
I tried to do standard push-ups last year (not on knees) and wanted to work up to 24. I remember getting about 6-8 but every... Read more
So I've been doing lots of Just Dance lately, but am getting a little bored with it. I did some Wii Tennis today, but would love to find something to do inside that does not involve a video or video game. I'm ready to push my body a little harder too... Read more
27272727Don't let a little rain foil your plans to work out. Adjust and do a DVD or some indoor gym equipment. Use a set of resistance bands to row your make believe boat! Put on some upbeat music, and dance away. There's still lots you can do wh... Read more
Rain or Shine, Indoor or Outdoor Walk, WALK & WALK SOME MORE. Lose Weight, Inches, and Stress with support every Step & Mile along the way! "Every day is a great day to take a walk" ~Leslie Sansone... Read more
The old running adage is as follows, “in order to run, one must run”—this is commonly referred to as the Principle of Specificity of Training. In other words, in order for you to become a more efficient runner, you must spend time running. But doing... Read more
Nina Gonzalez, the Hero of the Stafford High Chicken Nugget Rebellion
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30 Ways to Lose Weight, Get Fit, and Feel Great
Skin Cancer Risk Ma... Read more
I have updated my blog just now. I wrote about what I think of Indoor Rowing Machines and if it is really worth buying or not. You can check out the post at rowingmachineguide.org/indoor-rowing-machi ne/
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Steph (RUNSTEPHRUN), this blog's for you!
You asked me about the rowing machine, well, this is what I know about it:
This is a picture of the machine I have... it has an adjustment lever on the front near the fan (by moving the lever... Read more
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