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
When you first start making room for healthy habits in your busy life, being a stickler can be beneficial—setting a workout schedule, planning your meals in advance, saying no to things that get in the way of your goals. Without giving yo... Read more
As you've probably figured out, winning at weight loss is about making long-lasting, life-altering change. Just like any sport or skill, you might start out a little rocky. Choosing healthy foods, trying different workouts, and finding the strate... Read more
When you're serious about your training and your fitness goals, you're no stranger to tough workouts. You know that you have to put in the hard work to get the results you want.
But whether you’re training for a specific even... Read more
Most people believe that all exercises are good, safe and effective. After all it's exercise—and that has to count for something, doesn't it?
The truth is that some common exercises aren't safe at all (especially for people who... Read more
I might play hookie from my workout tonight!!! But my brother and his wife just welcomed their third beautiful baby boy into this crazy world!! So I'm going to get me some baby snuggles!!! That's a good excuse right?!?! :) I'm a proud aunt!!... Read more
Does anyone eat their workout calories? I eat two low days then one high day to mix things up wondering if I should try eating all my calories on my range, but on high days that will be a lot of calories to eat especially if I do a big workout.... Read more
Be realistic when determining your workout schedule! When I first decided to exercise, I'd aim for 5 times/week. However, with a busy schedule, I'd usually miss 1 (sometimes 2). That would just make me feel unaccomplished and demotivated - even thoug... Read more
Planning ahead is a common key ingredient to a successful story, no matter what the goal may be. Having a plan will not only help you reach your goal(s), but it can help you stay on track with your goal(s) a lot easier. Something that I have experien... Read more
I am a creature of habit. Once I get into an exercise routine I like and works well for my schedule, I tend to stick to it. For years, my primary cardio activity has been running. I regularly change up the distance, speed and route... Read more
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