Since keto and low carb diets are all the rage, I thought it best to have a quick chat about carbs. Specifically, slow carbs. Most plants fall into this category — they’re low-glycemic, so they don’t send your blood sugar or insulin on a rollercoaster ride. You’ll want to eat plenty of them because they […]
Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness. The Muscle Tears You Need!
You had a great workout – but the next day you wake up SO SORE! I explain why you feel that soreness and some things that might be able to help shorten the amount of time you feel that tension.
Taking a Step Back…
Even those who seem the strongest have set backs. Superman had kryptonite, Aquaman was lack of water, Green Lantern was yellow, Shazam was saying his own name… all things that caused them pain… Mine is comparison. I compare myself to other trainers – I compare myself to the abilities of others or their highlight reels, […]
Truth About MY Transformation
Here is the truth about my transformation – piece by piece… and total honesty! This picture was taken while I was on the phone with my mom telling her that we were no our way to the hospital – actually we were on our way to the food court at the mall because I knew […]
Sick and Tired
Are you TIRED of being SICK AND TIRED? I am! Hurricane Harvey hit Houston in the Summer/Fall of 2017. Since that natural disaster, the allergen count in Houston has been on the rise… as it was predicted. I have suffered quite a bit, and I used to only really get it twice a […]
Movement Monday – Mobility
Sometimes we set our goals for getting in shape or losing some weight and we are ready to hit the ground running. No hesitation – just ready to get sweating – and that is GREAT! It is best if we put some mobility work in first as a prep to our workout session. Mobility work […]
What IS Personal Training ONLINE?
Is it a millennial thing? Is it a trendy thing? Is is a new age thing? Is it a social media thing? Is it a scam? Personal Training ONLINE- What is it exactly??? Let me give a little bit of a back story before I explain personal training online and what I do for […]
Music often reflects how we feel and how we think – this week some of my favorites on my playlist include the following: (Disclaimer: Bear in mind that some of the links in this post are affiliate links and if you go through them to make a purchase I will earn a commission. Keep in […]
Favorite Things Friday!
The first one is FOOD – just so everyone is clear… hehehe! Disclaimer: Bear in mind that some of the links in this post are affiliate links and if you go through them to make a purchase I will earn a commission. Keep in mind that I link these companies and their products because of […]
I am not at this stage in parenthood yet, but my day is coming I assure you… “But why??” This small question from a toddler has peaked my interest in the reason for people making a certain decision… A few posts back I spoke about what got me back into my journey of health and […]