Tagged with Weight loss

Don’t fall for the biggest muscle myths!

Don’t fall for the biggest muscle myths!

When it comes to strength training and women adding muscle there a lot of myths and fear (yes fear) out there. Myths may be obvious but what “fear” you say? Although guys usually revel in the idea of large muscles and “hulking up”, we ladies tend to steer away from those images of ourselves.This “fear” … Continue reading

Spinning will do WHAT to my thighs?

Spinning will do WHAT to my thighs?

Ok after I read the headline that Tracy Anderson (a respected trainer to the stars in case you weren’t sure) claims spinning will not necessarily lead to weight loss and might even bulk up your thighs I had to research and weigh in. I love to spin! I teach/take 3 spin classes a week, and … Continue reading

10 Reasons you may not be losing the weight!

10 Reasons you may not be losing the weight!

We all know that eating too much and not exercising only leads to weight gain, but sometimes our good intentioned weight loss efforts can really be sabotaging our plan. Here are 10 reasons you may not be seeing that scale budge:     1. Underestimating your calorie intake: If keeping a food journal for the rest … Continue reading

Reap the IMMEDIATE benefits of exercise!

Reap the IMMEDIATE benefits of exercise!

Are you beginning a weight loss/fitness journey that seems long and daunting? Sometimes our ultimate goals can seem far away, but today let’s focus on the IMMEDIATE BENEFITS OF EXERCISE! Look at what just 30 minutes of exercise can do: Anyone who exercises regularly can attest to the “high” they experience after exercise. This rush … Continue reading