The Bodyweight 10×10

So you only have 10 minutes?? Perfect. Give this high intensity work out a try >>>> 2 rounds should take you just about 10 -12 minutes. 10 burpees (make sure NOT to look down, when you come up for the jump!) 10 V-ups (shoulder blades must come up too! >>or else it’s just a leg […]

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No Crunch Core Routine

FIVE MINUTE ABS High Plank to lunge : 5 each side Kneeling dumbbell rotations : 5 each side Kneeling dumbbell woodchopper : 10 each side Single leg dead bugs : 10 each side Plank ups : 10 total Put five minutes on the clock (I use FlexTimer) and do as many rounds as possible.

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My resistance band broke and it was amazing

These little resistance bands can only go so far, and only used in limited movements. They are a great tool, and I believe everyone should have a set at home. Whenever I don’t have time to get in the gym, I incorporate resistance bands into my home work out. A couple of them broke while I was […]

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Resistance Bands will make her Dance

All you need is one resistance band, a timer (your phone), and some water. (Some good tunes wouldn’t hurt)  I use the Flex Timer app on my phone to set up the entire 30 minute session. You can design the interval time, rest time and even the number of rounds and rest time in between […]

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Green Smoothies help curb hunger

I usually wake up around 6am, have a cup of coffee (black) on my way to the gym and then train clients until 10am. I come home and make this green protein shake as my first meal of the day. I try and give myself a 12 hour window of no food, starting from my […]

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Lunge Matrix

  The Lunge Matrix was originally developed by physical therapist Gary Gray, to develop strength and flexibility.  We are used to lunging forwards and backwards, but most people don’t utilize the curtsy and the lateral lunge. Using our bodies in every plane of motion is the key to injury prevention and optimum strength. And the […]

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Eggplant bacon. I’m sorry, what?!

Ahhhh bacon. Beautiful bacon. Obviously it tastes good on literally everything. You can add it to your sandwich, your salad, omelet- it even pairs with chocolate. But is there ever a comparable substitute ? NO! I’m not gonna lie to you. BUT, I found a yummy alternative, one thats healthier. The eggplant just became more […]

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Does HIIT burn more calories?

High Intensity Interval Training, is one of my all time favorite methods of exercise. Long steady state cardio gets boring for me, and slow resistant training does too. But I think incorporating all three into your week is the best case scenario for everyone. HIIT- Repeated bouts of intense exercise, with short periods of recovery. […]

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Chia Seed Pudding me in a good mood.

I’ve seen this all over the internet, so when I found it on the menu at a local restaurant I had to try. Let me tell you, it did not disappoint. It was so creamy and had this insane coconut whipped cream on top. BUT it was obviously packed with sugar and calories. So I […]

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