Many of my clients come to me with very specific goals, like “I want to lose 15 pounds in one month” or “I want to lose my stomach flab by my trip to Maui in a few months”. While I commend my clients for setting SMART Goals, which are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Time… Continue reading Try this goal setting technique to reach your weight loss goals
When most people think of all inclusive vacations, they immediately are drawn to the allure of the all you can eat and all you can drink portion of that package. Anyone who knows me, knows that I love to eat and I love my Margaritas, but this time around, I had to be very intentional… Continue reading How I lost 3 lbs on a 8 day all inclusive vacation in Mexico!
As the summer months kick off, it means that Marathon and Race season is a few months away. When a client tells me that they want to train for an upcoming race, I know that I must update their training program to incorporate 3 important components: Sprint Training - Helps to increase aerobic capacity Strength… Continue reading 3 Tips to Make You a Faster Runner
I remember growing up and seeing all of the commercials of women in active gear eating "Light" and "Fat Free" yogurt, claiming it was a big part of their "diet" and plan to lose weight. In my teens, I started to follow suit and eat all types of yogurts that were artificially sweetened and flavored… Continue reading DIY: Fruit-at-the-Bottom Yogurt
So we all know how much I love finding new ways to eat clean and mix things up with the same old, same old - chicken. This weekend, I was roaming around in the grocery store hoping to get a little inspiration, when I remembered that my parents have a massive rosemary bush in their… Continue reading Clean Eating Recipe: Rosemary Chicken with Mushrooms & Green Beans
One of the biggest frustrations that most people have with their bodies, is getting abs. These are the hardest to achieve for most people especially when you are working hard with your fitness program, but there might some things that could be counteracting the work that is being done with your workouts. Your diet and… Continue reading 3 Hormones That Cause Belly Fat & How to Regulate Them!
Happy Saturday! Did you get your workout in today??? Here's a thought: The body that you want is attainable, but it will require WORK! Quick Fixes won't cut it and will not give you lasting results. If you want to sculpt your body and really get changes that will last, here are my 3 tips… Continue reading 3 Tips to Sculpt Your Body
As a personal trainer and healthy lifestyle coach, I always get women who ask me what is my absolute favorite exercise for weight loss. Most women believe that Cardio is the best way to lose weight, and yes it a great part of the equation, but it is not the whole picture. If you want… Continue reading The #1 Exercise to Lose Weight & Burn Fat
Well, I successfully finished the 3 Day Refresh and I am proud to say that it wasn't as bad as I thought it was going to be. If you are considering a cleanse, I want to share with you the good, bad and ugly! The Good: Satisfied: I didn't feel hungry during the 3 days,… Continue reading My 3 Day Refresh Results!
Well, today is the day that I start my 3 Day Refresh program. I will be honest and say that I am not one to go Ga-Ga for cleanses, but after the past month of emotional eating due to some lifestyle changes and major decisions being made, my eating took a bit of a toll.… Continue reading 3 Questions to Ask Yourself before starting a Cleanse