Sleep- Are you getting any?

You've been eating right. You've put in time at the gym. However, the scale is not budging, and you still look the same when you look in the mirror. Quick question. When's the last time you had a good night’s sleep?     Sleep is often pushed aside in today’s 24-hour society. Can you remember when shopping centers … Continue reading Sleep- Are you getting any?

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The pantry is my enemy

When you were a child, you could almost eat anything and not put on a single pound. No matter what time of the day, you’d raid the pantry and shove some sugary goodness down your throat. Did I say you? I think I meant me. 😊 Sorry. Growing up I was the skinniest kid on … Continue reading The pantry is my enemy

Why do you exercise?

I had just finished showering after my P.E swim class and I was wearing nothing but a towel, which was around my waist. Then some of the boys in the changing room had dared me to run out and back without “getting busted’ by one of our teachers. Not being the sharpest tool in the … Continue reading Why do you exercise?

The best exercise you’re not doing…….

This is a weekly series on exercise that will give you the biggest bang for your exercise buck in and out of the gym. Today’s exercise is the table push away. You should do this because– you shouldn't keep eating until your plate is empty, you should stop when you're feeling full. Makes your everyday … Continue reading The best exercise you’re not doing…….

Act ( Lifting changed my life)

I was the skinny kid that got picked on in the schoolyard and was last picked for playground games. Regularly, my feelings were hurt because I was lighter than the other boys. Being tall and thin, I was an easy target for bullies. I was pushed, punched, insulted and ridiculed because I was too weak … Continue reading Act ( Lifting changed my life)

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

If you missed part one and part two click here and here.  It’s the most wonderful time of the year is a great song.  Few songs get me in the Christmas spirit like this one.  It is very likely you’ll hear this song about 1000 times between now and December 25th.  That being said, this … Continue reading It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

FINDING YOUR BALANCE

At times our focus is everywhere except on ourselves. Some of us tend to let our good habits slip. Having that extra serving of fries, that extra drink at a holiday party and not setting aside some time to move. This can snowball into weight gain and a feelings of guilt. Despair not, with one … Continue reading FINDING YOUR BALANCE