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10 Reasons Why We Regain Weight

10 Reasons Why We Regain Weight

10 Reasons Why We Regain Weight Good for you! You worked hard and lost all that holiday weight. Now, how do you keep from seeing those pounds again? Below are 10 reasons why weight creeps back and strategies to keep those pounds at bay. We look for the fast track […]

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Swing Rows

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Playground Workout Series: Swing Rows For more of a challenge, go further down in your stance. Keep your body straight and hips up, be sure to not let your back arch! Use those back muscles to pull yourself up. Focus on squeezing your shoulder blades together.  

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Belly Up to the Bar…Maybe

June 16, 2016

Diet, General Health Info

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Belly Up to the Bar…Maybe I’m not meaning a bar that serves liquid fun but to the plethora of protein bars that seem to be on the market. As people are committing to a healthier lifestyle, the popularity of protein, and energy, bars has increased. However, the quality of protein […]

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Playground Workout: Reverse Swing Crunch

Reverse swing crunch

Playground Workout: Reverse Swing Crunch If you’ve got a playground nearby, you can make your workouts fun! Get down and use the equipment for some great core exercises. The reverse swing crunch will work your core, shoulders, and glutes. Remember to keep your core tight and your stomach flat.

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Pisces (February 20 – March 20)

February 26, 2016

Blog, Horoscopes

Pisces Fitness

Personality Traits: You feel the rhythm! You like to move to music. You are mystical. You’re empathetic and sensitive, easygoing and intuitive but sometimes you feel things too deeply. You love to eat, but you can offset this by using your natural ability to motivate yourself. Fitness Program: Being a […]

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Aquarius (January 21 – February 19)

February 5, 2016

Blog

Aquarius (January 21 – February 19)

Personality Traits:  Not a follower, you maintain a sense of individuality while surrounded by a group. Aquarius is a very social sign and being around other people energizes you.  Your mind is always in motion and you’re constantly looking for the next best thing and often the first to try […]

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Feeling Hungry is Healthy

January 26, 2016

Blog, Diet

Feeling Hungry is Healthy

Whew, we made it through the holidays. If you’re like me, you may be feeling like it’s time to cut back on all the holiday goodies and get more mindful of my portions. That means sometimes feeling hungry. For me, that feeling means I ate just enough, and not too […]

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Are You Sabotaging Your Diet?

December 10, 2015

Blog, Diet

Are You Sabotaging Your Diet?

Holidays aside, are you also sabotaging your “diet” (I mean more how you are managing clean eating) efforts with the following mistakes? Weekend Cheats. A weekend of gluttony can set you up for overeating and under exercising during the week, which can hinder weight loss efforts.  It’s really best to […]

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What is Metabolic Conditioning and How Do I Do It?

October 22, 2015

Blog, Exercise

What is Metabolic Conditioning and How Do I Do It?

Metabolic conditioning (MetCon) is a method of training, or type of workout, designed to provide a high calorie burn during and after your workout.  These are typically vigorous, high intensity circuit-type workouts that often involve challenging total body, compound (multi-joint) exercises and very short recovery intervals.  P90X, Insanity and CrossFit are examples of programs known for fast-paced cardio […]

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Virgo (August 24 – September 23)

September 10, 2015

Blog, Exercise

Virgo (August 24 – September 23)

Personality Traits:  You’re prone to worry and fret, often anxious, detail-oriented and you’re also extremely sensitive to stress.  You like to know why things happen to your body, and as part of your “maximum efficiency” nature, you are super focused on eating healthy for your body and soul.  Known to […]

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