Where’s the meat?!

Dang it, there’s no “Where’s the Meat?!” GIF, lol! Before we jump into the blog today, let me tell you how the “Where’s the Meat?!” quote came to be. Some friends and colleagues of mine were on a biz trip, and one of the girls suggested we go to this one restaurant that they found in Venice Beach. They said that …

Get yo lift on even when you are busy!

Lift the things even when you are busy!   Happy Hump day, I hope you’re off to the best day. I love Wednesdays, its something about the middle of the week. Maybe it’s just because we are close to the weekend, and love the weekends too. One of my favorite things about Wednesday is my themed #WorkoutWednesday workouts. They are …

Are 20 minute workouts enough time to get an effective workout?

  What do you think?   There was a time when I would have scoffed at a 20-minute workout. The no pain no gain mindset, the two-hour marathon training sessions, and working out seven days a week was the norm for me. That was me at one point in my life.   Not anymore – I ran myself into the …

Workout Wednesday: No Gym No Problem Bodyweight Workout 💪🏾

Hey y’all Happy Hump Day! I put together a quickie workout right outside of my RV, using a picnic table. All you need is your beautiful self. No dumbells, no bars, nothing wrong with them. I love the barbell, but this workout is great when you don’t have access to any equipment! You ready?! Let’s get it done! 1. BW …

Supersets For Short Workouts: Trainer Tip Tuesday

Hey y’all, I’m back with an installment of Trainer Tip Tuesday. Use supersets when you’re short on time! Supersets are two exercise movements back to back Can be opposing muscle groups – push and pull exercises, such as Push ups followed by TRX Row or Pull ups followed by Incline DB Press Can be the same muscle groups – Barbell …

health and nutrition

21 things you can do right now for better health!

With all the noise surrounding fitness and nutrition, it can be hard to just get started. Don’t eat this, don’t eat that, workout 6x a week, do cardio 2x a day, no bread, no fruit, etc…. The list of dos and don’ts are a never-ending list of unsustainable ways to live one’s life.  All the craziness will make you cray cray! As …

5 Ways to work with the Body – Dieting is not one of them!

  Diets work against the body, in every sense of the word. Diets set you up for failure in the long run. We have to deny, deprive, restrict, restrain, ban, and avoid foods that supposedly cause weight gain. Doing these very things – denying, depriving, will ultimately lead to weight regain when the diet is over.   Dictionary: Diet – …

Five Fitness Friday Favorites- 5 Helpful Travel Tips

  Today, I’m sharing some Travel Fitness Tips. First I want to cover nutrition in the airport. I hear it all the time- it’s hard to eat healthy at the airport. Im gonna have to disagree with you on this one. You have choices- you have to decide to find something healthier if that is what you want. Your normal …