Strength Training and Older Age

A lot of people think strength training is just for ego meat heads, who grunt while lifting extremely heavy weights. That simply is not true. Strength training doesn’t have to be about getting huge muscles, or lifting as heavy as possible. Weight/strength training can be done in many different ways. Strength training isn’t just for […]

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Hiit Those Abs

Here is one of my awesome ab hiit circuits. This workout can be done at home or at the gym. Each exercise is done in 20-30 seconds intervals 3-4 times through with a 10 second rest between each exercise. This workout can be done as often as you like. I do this workout at least […]

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Killer Ab Exercise

Did a new ab exercise in the gym the other day. Position your self in a plank position with arms/elbows on a bench while doing slow mountain climbers. I alternate between twisting my torso and pulling my knees in straight. This exercise is awesome for the entire core! Keep checking back for more exercises and […]

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Glute Training-How Often?

There a tons of advice out there about glute training. “How often?” “How heavy?” “How many reps?” Most advice out there says 2x a week should be your max. That actually isn’t completely accurate. At least not for me. I used to train legs/glutes 2x a week. But, about 3 weeks ago I started training […]

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No More Excuses

There are a lot of reasons not to do something. But, the reasons to DO something are much more important. What I mean by that is, we always have excuses on why we can’t do something about our current situation. My main focus on this subject is health and fitness. Sometimes we need to sacrifice […]

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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 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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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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