What is with all the weird looking toys you see in the gyms, sporting goods stores, and fitness magazines today? We see funny looking things like a cut-in-half stability ball called a BOSU. There are the small circular "pillow discs" that a... Read more
It's no secret that the modern bicycle is a versatile machine, offering options for transportation, recreation, fitness, competition and employment. Cycling provides a host of health benefits, including improved cardiovascular functioning, leg st... Read more
In this video, Coach Nicole explains why you should take advantage of SparkPeople's most popular Community Resources. Learn how to find and use SparkPages, SparkTeams, and Message Boards.
Help us Spread the Spark by sending this video to y... Read more
Think you've seen it all when it comes to healthy breakfasts? Think again! If your mornings are filled with oatmeal and cold cereal because you're short on time, try some of these breakfast ideas from SparkPeople members like you. They're... Read more
You wake up to your husband preparing a platter of fruit and a slice of whole wheat toast for breakfast. Your wife always has a healthy dinner—lean protein and fresh veggies—ready at 6 o’clock. Your co-workers have teamed... Read more
Hey, I'm going through the site to get on board with the setup of things. I seriously need to get motivated and lose this added weight [200 pounds].
I made Sparkpeople my home page so now when I log on it is the first site to log in. Many of my... Read more
I am new to the message boards and fairly new to SP, having the tracker information is a great way to keep track of food and exercise.
Am feeling a bit discourage right now, started tracking food and fitness on Nov. 3rd and the scales are not... Read more
I've commented on some message boards that have similar boards with slightly different topics, or different groups of people using them. One is a 3-item to do list; another is a 5-line poem group. I'd like to be able to get in on the same boards I st... Read more
Hi, I'm new to the message boards but have enjoyed reading comments. One question - how do you add the weight trackers (either weight to goal or pounds lost) that most have on their posts?... Read more
Okay, I don't literally write on the wall. However, I do write my weight weekly on the mirror of my bathroom as well as a monthly waist and "gut" measurements. Since the bathroom is where I begin my day, it is a good reminder of the progress made a... Read more
I was first introduced to balance exercises by my running coach when I developed a minor ankle injury a few years ago. However, before I even began using the balance board my coach had me do series of progressive balance exercises initially using on... Read more
Editor's Note: We've asked SparkPeople member MOSTMOM1 to share her favorite fun fitness tools. Read on for gadgets that will turn any workout into playtime! My husband calls me the Pied Piper of Fun. He rolls his eyes when he says this, bu... Read more
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