HIIT Home Workout

When I first started exercising I had to start at home. I was a full time mom with two kids under two years old. So finding time to go to the gym was not exactly easy or ideal. I started out doing workout dvds. You can pretty much go to any library now to rent […]

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My Support

We all have that one person in our lives that we can depend on. The one that is there for us to always support us. Mine is my husband. As I have been trying to get my blog going (which at times feels impossible) and achieve my fitness and life goals. He has been so […]

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Should You Count Calories?

There is no short answer to this question. Obviously, if you are at a calorie deficit you will lose weight. However it can also cause some people more harm than good. Counting calories can become very tedious. Especially if you are a person who easily becomes obsessive. You may concentrate so much on reaching the […]

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Don't Follow Society's Rules of Beauty

I was recently inspired by another blogger to cover the subject of the over sexualization of the fitness industry. People are always harping on about beauty competitions and the modeling industry. But this whole”fitsbo” movement is just as bad! I want to first say, that there is nothing wrong with wanting to improve yourself and […]

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My Heavy Leg Workout

As promised here is my heavy leg routine. Keep in mind that you don’t have to use heavy weights. These exercises can be done with whatever weights work for you. Stiff Leg Deadlifts: 4×6-8 reps Remember to keep your spine neutral during this exercise and slightly bend your knees. This exercise really targets the hamstrings […]

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Challenge Update Day 1

So first day after my new fitness challenge of lifting much heavier with lower reps. I am sooore!😌 It feels really good. I usually recover very quickly from a workout. So this is definetly different for me. Its good to shock our bodies with new things. Here is my current workout schedule. Monday: Legs(lower body) […]

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Feeling Inadequate

We have all at one time or another felt inadequate or not good enough. Felt extremely bad about ourselves and judged ourselves too harshly. I am definetly guilty of this. I constantly compare myself to others. And feel like I’m not doing a good enough job or not working hard enough for my goals. Or […]

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My New Fitness Challenge

I like to set new fitness goals for myself. I am always trying new routines and exercises to see the affect they have on my body and physique. My newest challenge is a 4-6 week super heavy weight training routine.I will be starting Monday. This isn’t just for muscle growth but to gain strength as […]

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My top 5 Glute Exercises

I have always loved training glutes and lower body. It is where I carry a lot of my fat.😕 So anytime I train lower body, I go pretty hard and heavy. These are my top 5 GLUTE exercises. They really zero in and target the booty. However with working the glutes you will still be […]

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