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Oil Pulling. The Basics and My Personal Goal.

Oil Pulling. The Basics and My Personal Goal.

Maybe you’ve heard of it or know someone who’s tried. Or maybe you have no idea what I’m talking about. Oil pulling has become a bit more mainstream and I’ve decided to check it out.Read More

Healthy Hiking Fuel

Healthy Hiking Fuel

Hiking is not only a great form of exercise but an active way to share time with someone. It can be a great date activity, a way to be active with your family or a healthy, fun way to travel and explore different areas. The question I get asked most often is: What are someRead MoreRead More

Have Back Pain? Stop Doing Sit Ups!

Have Back Pain? Stop Doing Sit Ups!

You want to achieve that ultimate goal of 6 pack abs. You regularly start doing a ridiculous amount of floor sit ups and crunches. I can pretty much guarantee 2 things will happen. Unless you significantly change your diet you will not achieve this goal. You will eventually experience back pain.Read More

The Morning Motivator: 5 Exercises You Can Do While Getting Ready Without Breaking a Sweat.

The Morning Motivator: 5 Exercises You Can Do While Getting Ready Without Breaking a Sweat.

Feeling sluggish in the morning? No time for exercise? I’ve got 5 Exercises you can do while getting ready in the morning without breaking a sweat. Read More

HIIT or Be Fit. The What and Why of HIIT Training.

HIIT or Be Fit. The What and Why of HIIT Training.

High Intensity Interval Training.  AKA HIIT What is it? Why should you do it? I’ve got a 30 day challenge that will change your body!Read More

Healthier Happy Hour Tips

Healthier Happy Hour Tips

  Healthier Happy Hour You are so good all week but the weekend…oy vey. So, here are some tips on how to do the happy hour thing without ruining all of your hard work.Read More

Bedtime Snacks that Won’t Make You

Bedtime Snacks that Won’t Make You

You are trying to eat healthy but you find yourself feeling very hungry before bed. You’ve heard you shouldn’t eat at night and don’t want to derail your efforts but you need a little something to stop the grumbling in your stomach. Is it OK to eat at night? And what should you eat? HereRead MoreRead More

March Muscle Madness 30 Day Challenge!

Take this 30 day challenge to build lean muscle and burn fat 2 minutes every day… Add these exercises into your routine or use them as a starting point. Use this calendar to hold you accountable. Challenge your friends, family, coworkers Grab the Calendar HERE Grab the Tutorial HERE

Whole Egg or Egg Whites? Which is better for building muscle ?

Whole Egg or Egg Whites? Which is better for building muscle ?

People often ask “what should I eat after a workout.” While it depends on your goals, I am going to assume #1 that you are looking to build muscle (and lose fat) and #2 that your workout includes strength training. If that is the case then protein is definitely a part of your post workoutRead MoreRead More

Love Handle Lift – February Fitness Challenge

If the holidays left you with a spare tire, try my challenge this month. It is sure to give those love handles a lift! Grab the calendar HERE. And the Tutorial HERE. Live Well. #lovehandle #30daychallenge