Smoothies are also a great way to bulk up on extra nutrition by adding powdered supplements, dietary fiber, healthy fats like coconut oil, avocado, nuts and nut butters, and seeds such as hemp, chia, and flax. By adding spices like turmeric, cinnamon, and ginger you boost your immune system because spices are full of antioxidants as well as all kinds of fruits.
Can you commit to taking 10-15 minutes each day to perform a series of yoga poses that would benefit your mind and body? If you have a set routine that you practice everyday, it can energize your muscles to lengthen and strengthen, while also invigorating your mind and inner well-being.
You should do this type of workout…
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Reality is, everyone is unique with different needs and goals. Discussing options, hearing opinions, and learning from others can impact your view points.
We hear it all of the time: "Boost your metabolism to burn fat around the clock", but what is your metabolism? Can you really boost it? How? Let's find out.
We are in the middle of summer and you may be finding it a struggle to make time for your fitness routine. When it is so hot outside, working out may be the last thing on your mind. I totally feel you! I have experienced this many times over my journey to health. I do want to share some hope for all that have fallen short of your goals. I am on my third summer consistently using the TOTAL GYM! So this CAN work for you too!
Did you know that those with four legs can help those with two legs? Owning a pet may be genuinely beneficial for your physical and mental health. From helping you be more active, calmer and more sociable, to reducing blood pressure and cholesterol levels, lowering your risk for heart disease and even extending longevity, owning a dog has been found to have wonderful health consequences.
Did you ever hear of the expression, “too much of anything is not good for you”? This holds true for exercise as well.
Check out Terri's July 2019 Fitness Journey Update!
Sometimes, life gets in the way of your workouts. You get a new job, have a baby or get injured, and you are forced to take time off from training. You’ve put in all the work to build muscle and strength, but if you stop training, what happens to it?
The pursuit of a better physique doesn’t have to be accompanied with over-the-top routines that are so complex it’s difficult to remember the exercise routines and you lose your form! Keeping a workout simple can build confidence, establishes a baseline for improvement, and the basic exercises you perform can be expanded with some easy to understand variations that still challenge your body!