Goals: How to Successfully Navigate Your Fitness Journey

Goals: How to Successfully Navigate Your Fitness Journey

Goals are dream destinations.  They can be things you've always wanted or newfound ideas.  Goals gives you direction and purpose.  And every new goal has the potential for new adventure. Without goals we risk living life at a standstill.  Imagine never aspiring to a higher position at work.  Or never...Read More
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
Monday Motivational

Monday Motivational

I've talked about how to get motivated, but keeping that motivation can be a challenge, too. There are days when you just don't want to go to the gym.  I know, me too!  But don't let that one day turn into another, and yet another.  Before you know it, those days...Read More
Protein: Your Complete Guide to a Muscle-Building Powerhouse

Protein: Your Complete Guide to a Muscle-Building Powerhouse

Most people don't think much about protein beyond what kind of burger they like or how they prefer their steak cooked.  It's more important to dive a little deeper into the subject, however, if your goal is muscle-building, and just as important for dieters as well. But where do you start?  There is so much confusion concerning protein...Read More
Nothing Worth Having is Easy

Nothing Worth Having is Easy

I'm looking at you, quick-fix junkies.  Actually I'm looking at all of us.  We're all guilty of falling for the next best supplement or workout program, at one time or another.  But this goes beyond the fitness world.  Every day we are faced with situations that influence our lives.  It's how we respond to these...Read More
Who’s Counting? How to Track Calories

Who’s Counting? How to Track Calories

Not only is it important to eat right, but it could also be just as important to know how much you're eating. If you've been trying to lose weight, or gain, and you're not seeing results, chances are you've been working with one hand tied behind your back. When beginning a weight loss goal,...Read More