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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.

  1. Unless you significantly change your diet you will not achieve this goal.
  2. You will eventually experience back pain.

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Why Losing Weight Slowly Lasts

Why Losing Weight Slowly Lasts

We live in a world of instant gratification. We want something and expect it immediately (or at least in 2 days via amazon prime). But lasting weight loss doesn’t work that way. Most likely, you’ve tried some sort of diet and lost weight quickly only to gain it back. That is not success. Fast weight loss just doesn’t last.Read More

Eat THIS to Lose Weight

Eat THIS to Lose Weight

Rather than focusing on cutting things out, let’s talk about adding THIS into your diet. It isn’t glamorous and certainly isn’t new information. But thinking of it in terms of weight loss might make THIS food a bit more attractive.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

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

The BEST Diet for 2018

The BEST Diet for 2018

I don’t like using the word diet as a verb. The word diet simply refers to what you eat in general. As in I suggest you add more vegetables into your diet. That being said, I am no dummy. I know some of you are going to do it. So what is the BEST diet for youRead MoreRead More

2018 New Year’s Resolution Ideas Beyond Diet and Exercise.

2018 New Year’s Resolution Ideas Beyond Diet and Exercise.

Happy New Year! Resolution time is here. This year go beyond “I want to lose weight and get in shape.” Set specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, time specific (aka SMART) goals. Here are some ideas you might want to consider.Read More

Maintain Don’t Gain During the Holidays

Maintain Don’t Gain During the Holidays

The holidays don’t have to set you back 10 pounds this year. With a few very doable tips, you can enjoy some holiday cheer without increasing your rear.Read More