glute training

How to feel your glutes working!

Do you have trouble feeling your glutes when you are training? Are your glutes rarely sore after leg day? Not that you should always be sore! However, when you had a really great glute workout, you’ll be able to tell that you worked your glutes. The soreness feels different than the soreness that our legs get. Well, if you don’t …

How to increase your metabolism!

I know, I have talked about this many, many times, but it keeps coming up. I have lost count of how many times women have asked me about boosting their metabolism. Specifically, what can they take for their metabolism? I get it. We are bombarded with so many messages about how to lose weight. Lose weight in 20 days, eat …

10 Year Challenge – A Reverse Transformation!

I jumped on the 10 Year Challenge… Here’s a different transformation of sorts, a Reverse Transformation. You’re probably looking at the photo on the left, saying you look so good! No ma’am, nope. Now I’m in a great place on the right, both physically and mentally. 2009: 27 years young: Dieting Mentality! – Scale weight: Lighter, probably around 150 – …

No, you don’t have to earn your food!

The other day, I was watching one of my favorite Morning TV Shows – Hoda and Kathie Lee. They had a segment on called Burn it Off – How those holiday snacks can add up – and ways to burn them off! I was appalled. While I’m not surprised, this is the norm for stuff on TV when it comes …

5 Tips for Improving Performance, Emotional Well Being, & Enjoying Your Food!

  I wanted to share a personal story and some insights that I have learned along the way on my own fitness and nutrition journey. As you know, I always post about carbs not being the enemy, and that they don’t make you fat. They really don’t! I know what it’s like to go with little to no carbs during …

3 Reasons why you’re NOT getting Physique Results

On that struggle bus, right? A lot of women are, you’re not alone. Keep on reading because I want you to stop spinning your wheels. If you’re reading this, you have probably tried to lose weight by eating very little, or, as I like to call it, eating like a bird. For workouts, you have probably bought into the idea …

5 Booty Building exercises that will build glorious Glutes!

I like big butts, and I cannot lie! Glutes are one of my favorite things to train, amongst many muscles, but glutes are our powerhouse – they need to be and should be strong. If your back is hurting, if your knees are hurting… take a look at your glutes. If you are having any aches and pains, I recommend …

Workout Wednesday: TRX Full Body Workout

Cash me ousside with this total body workout. I love the TRX Suspension Trainer, you can whip it out and attach it just about anywhere and get a good workout in. Give it a try and let me know how it goes! Complete this workout for 3-5 rounds: 1. TRX Squat – 10 reps 2. TRX Row – 10 reps …