It's that time again: time to get bloated, fat, and slow. It's cold out. We want to cancel all our plans, bundle up, watch movies, and nap. Screw work and working out, it's nasty outside. Right? WRONG! You WILL gain weight if you give into this every day. You need to stick to that "bikini… Continue reading The Game Plan: 2 Simple Steps to Avoid Gaining Weight This Week
I have recently discovered an amazing opportunity that I want to share with you. I work full-time as a passionate, caring, and dedicated personal trainer. If you're my client, you know I sincerely care about your training, health, and lifestyle. I want to know what you eat, how often you workout, and most importantly why. Well… Continue reading Advocare: What’s All the Buzz About?
Losing weight is hard enough on it's own. Cut out all your favorite junk food, eat out less, go to fewer happy hours, and choose egg white scrambles over the french toast. Stop snacking all the time. Reduce your sodium intake. Eat fewer carbs. It's hard. I know. I'm doing it. When you choose to… Continue reading Losing Weight With An Injury
Everyone who has come to me in the past few weeks for any type of health or fitness advice has said one thing: I want to look good in my bathing suit! Whether it be flattening your abs, toning your triceps, or slimming your inner thighs: I've got the plan for you. A big misleading… Continue reading Bikini Body Craze
Myth: Lifting heavy weights will make you bulky. Truth: Ladies. Please get over this myth right now! You do not have the testosterone or growth factor to create huge, hulky muscles. And if you really wanted that bodybuilder look, you would have to seriously focus on achieving THAT. You would have to eat thousands of calories, lift hundreds… Continue reading Busting Fitness Myths 2
You know what really grinds my gears? Myths. Lies. And Bullshit. I've been on a research hunt for the past couple weeks, reading and learning about all the latest studies on fitness, weight loss, and sports nutrition. I've come across a lot of claims, a bunch of idiots, and have learned a few great things… Continue reading Busting Fitness Myths
Thrive Stress 101 Bad Stress creates a physiological response in our bodies that makes us tired, irritable, fat, and weak. More than half of the stress we experience is bad stress. When you say that your stress is killing you, you are right. It is weakening your nervous system, organs, mind, and bones. It's terrible, and we… Continue reading Good Stress Vs. Bad Stress Breakdown