Bodyweight Circuit Workout For Busy People

Bodyweight Circuit Workout For Busy People

In today’s society, multitasking is common place. Every single day we juggle kids, commutes, deadlines, and commitments. Still, this is no excuse for not exercising at least 30 minutes, 3-5 days a week. Anybody, from top performing CEO’s to the President of the...
The S.M.A.R.T. Approach To Goal Setting

The S.M.A.R.T. Approach To Goal Setting

Have you ever set a goal or a New Year’s resolution, and did really well sticking to it only to fizzle out and fall back into your old habits 3 or 4 weeks later? I know I have. Breaking old negative habits and replacing them with new positive habits is never easy, but...
How To Safely Test For Your One-Rep Max

How To Safely Test For Your One-Rep Max

Your one-rep max (1RM) is the most weight you can lift one time for a particular exercise. This is one way to track increases in strength and is also helpful to give you an idea of how much you should lift in other rep ranges. It’s important to note that you don’t...
Muscle Confusion: Fact Or Fiction?

Muscle Confusion: Fact Or Fiction?

Contrary to what some of the big name fitness programs like P90X would like you to believe, constantly changing up your workouts to “confuse” your muscles does not allow enough time to build upon the progress you’ve made on each exercise week after week. Although...
A Sit-Up That Improves Your Squat?

A Sit-Up That Improves Your Squat?

Want a great core exercise you can do anywhere to help you tighten up that midsection before Summer is officially here? The butterfly sit-up is one of my favorites! Here are a few reasons why this is not your average sit-up: They actually help with your squat,...
Does Lifting Heavy Weights Make Women Bulky?

Does Lifting Heavy Weights Make Women Bulky?

“I am afraid that if I workout, my arms will get bigger. They are so big already and resistant to losing weight. If I gain muscle and I don’t lose any fat from that area, I can’t imagine…” I understand the concern my new Instagram friend has. After all,...