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Power Play: A High Intensity Dumbbell-Bodyweight Circuit

Power Play: A High Intensity Dumbbell-Bodyweight Circuit

Below is a guest post from Lift Weights Faster author Jen Sinkler. Also, always consult with your physician or fitness professional before attempting high intensity workouts or unfamiliar exercises. Enjoy! ### All variations of the clean and the snatch are a blast to coach. The moment of dawning realization in someone’s eyes when you explain ..read more..

Top 5 Tips for Being a Fit Mom

Top 5 Tips for Being a Fit Mom

This is a guest post from my friend Tiffany Lee Gaston – she is a National Figure Competitor, freelance writer, Paleo chef, wife and mother of three children, based out of Arizona. She is an advocate for health and fitness and aims to help inspire and educate others along their journey and I truly admire ..read more..

8 Cardio Myths That Are Making You Fat

8 Cardio Myths That Are Making You Fat

If you haven’t heard about it already, there is a hierarchy to losing fat. Some training methods are more effective than others; however, they will not make much difference if you’re still eating like you did when you were 15. You can actually lose fat without exercising by only making dietary changes. Your rate of ..read more..

Kettlebell & Body Weight Workout: guest post by Marianne Kane

Kettlebell & Body Weight Workout: guest post by Marianne Kane

Last year when I moved east for school, I had to drop many of my regular clients (I’m so sorry!). I directed them to a select number of trainers and also to a couple of fitness websites – one of them being www.myomytv.com – home to Marianne Kane, a passionate fitness trainer, blogger and one ..read more..

30 Years 30 Health & Fitness Tips Part III

30 Years 30 Health & Fitness Tips Part III

Here’s part III of my 30 Years 30 Health and Fitness Tips. Disclaimer: I am not a nutritionist or dietician. I do not provide meal plans or claim to be a nutrition expert. I only make recommendations on what foods to eat or avoid based on past experience and my education.

30 Years 30 Health & Fitness Tips Part I

30 Years 30 Health & Fitness Tips Part I

Well, it’s hard to believe, 30 years ago I was born. I’ve been blessed with health, education and awesome family and friends. I thought it would be fitting that since I’m 30, it would be a good idea to share with you my top 30 health and fitness tips that will help you live an ..read more..

4 Tips to Help You Perform Chin Ups

4 Tips to Help You Perform Chin Ups

This morning, my client, Phyllis amazed me and herself. I’ve been training her since June 2011 and when we started, she had difficulty performing pushups on a massage table (hands on the edge of a table, feet on the floor).  Not to put her down at all, but just to give you an idea on ..read more..