IIFYM: How to Eat What You Love & Still Lose Weight

IIFYM: How to Eat What You Love & Still Lose Weight

Raise your hand if you've ever banned a particular food from your diet.  A food that gets you into trouble every time because once you start eating it, you just can't stop. Have you ever successfully given up that one thing for good? Yeah, me neither. After successfully avoiding that...Read More
Compound Exercises: Gain More Muscle, Save More Time

Compound Exercises: Gain More Muscle, Save More Time

Do you find yourself spending tons of time in the gym?  Is all that time you're committing to your workouts getting you the results you're after?  Whether you're trying to lose weight or put on a bit of muscle, compound exercises can help you reach your goals, without the unnecessary...Read More
The Ultimate Gym Buddy: Share Your Gym Love with Your True Love

The Ultimate Gym Buddy: Share Your Gym Love with Your True Love

When you look at the picture above what do you see? I see love.  Adoration, contentment, and comfort.  Togetherness.  A couple that enjoys each others company. It's what we strive for in relationships. But this picture strikes me on a different level, too, because this couple also enjoys the same...Read More
Your Step-by-Step Guide to Sculpting a Better Backside

Your Step-by-Step Guide to Sculpting a Better Backside

Sporting more names than Beelzebub himself, it's no wonder the backside gets so much attention. Fanny, derriere, butt, bottom, buttocks, booty, bum, buns, back, backside, tush, rear end, keister, heinie, cheeks, badonkadonk, etc. etc. ET-CET-ER-A No matter what you call it, it's safe to say society is more than a...Read More
How I Found My Start: The Unlikely Realization That Spawned My Fitness Journey

How I Found My Start: The Unlikely Realization That Spawned My Fitness Journey

I thought about working out for a long time before I actually did it.  Just thinking about it wasn't getting me anywhere.  After having two kids I knew I wanted to get back in shape.  The only problem was just--starting. Now,  I wasn't exactly a stranger to fitness.  Before falling...Read More
7 Tips to Ease Your Fitness Frustration

7 Tips to Ease Your Fitness Frustration

Making a commitment to fitness is a big deal.  After all, you are improving yourself.  If you're anything like me, you go into new situations with preconceived ideas and high expectations of success. Talk about pressure.  Getting fit is hard enough without putting unnecessary stress on ourselves. While I can't...Read More
5 Steps to a Better Workout: Upgrade your Gym Routine

5 Steps to a Better Workout: Upgrade your Gym Routine

In a workout slump lately?  Just not feeling it?  Sometimes a little break from the gym is all it takes to reignite your fitness fire.  But what happens when that doesn't work?  Try these 5 steps for a great workout, and watch that slump disappear. #1 Fuel Up If your workout problems...Read More