I am so NOT a fan of the time change! Never have been and especially now with being home more I think it's even MORE important to get outside and do all we can for our mental health and wellbeing. Endorphins are key these days, people. We need to get them where we can and when we can. So, this … Read more about Get Your Endorphins at Home!
It continues to be a strange time around here. I confess that there are some things about Quarantine Life I have come to enjoy. There's been a sweetness to some of these days, for sure. As hard as it's been having our normal schedule displaced and filled with uncertainty about just about … Read more about Continuing Quarantine Life
I do not consider myself a control freak. (My boys may have a different view on this statement). However, I will admit that control, or lack of control, is something I have absolutely struggled with. It is an ongoing battle that I have been intentionally working on over the past couple of years. … Read more about Shelter in Place Yoga. Giving up Control
It's no secret that summertime is my all time favorite time of year. And during the summer, this very week is always even better. This week has been a beach week for my family for as long as I can remember. We have always loved celebrating the 4th of July. So, I know there are lots of you out … Read more about How to Enjoy Your Vacation Without Beating Yourself Up
First of all, we all know we want to be strong and healthy for the long game. By now, I hope you know my philosophy about health and wellness and that it is MORE than looking great in a bikini or in those skinny jeans. Although, let's be honest, those can be nice side perks, but it is about SO … Read more about Rules of Longevity
These days if you want to know something what do you do? Call your mom? Sometimes. Get out the Encyclopedia Britannia? Never. (and I'm sure my boys would have no clue what that even is!) Ask Alexa? Maybe. Google it? Absolutely. Let's be honest here. How many trendy new diets have you … Read more about STOP GOOGLING AND GET HEALTHY!
That's the age-old question isn't it? I have some clients who are doing all the right things. On paper, it looks like there should be no problem. If they are following my online program and the goal is weight loss, I want them to be successful. I want folks to meet their goals. If weight loss … Read more about Why In the Heck Aren’t You Losing Weight?
It's November 1st. That means the day after Halloween. That means lots of us grown-up folks might have snuck a little Halloween candy, or lots of Halloween candy. Maybe you woke up with a sugar hangover, feeling a little sluggish and just not your best. This is when your best … Read more about 4 Weeks of Fitness and Food . . .
Whether you exercise on your own or with a group, whether you fit it in at home with a video, take it to your local track, are a member of a gym, or exercise in your garage, I believe there are certain moves that everyone should do. I call these the non-negotiables. If you have ever … Read more about 5 Exercises You Need to Do . . . I call them non-negotiable
Here it is at the last week of the Month of Motivation AND the beginning to a new week! I said before that I used to not look forward to Mondays, but have thankfully switched my thinking. Now I look at a Monday as a new beginning. This is a new opportunity to start fresh, re-engage and get … Read more about 11 Ways to Stay Motivated to Move
It is a beautiful Thursday afternoon where I am sitting and I couldn't be more grateful. I've been diligently writing down something I am thankful for each day on my 40 Days of Lent list and it really has been a big boost. I've found that even on what might be a bad day, there's always something … Read more about The Weekend, a Workout, Easter Quotes and Gym Bunnies for Inspiration!