When it comes to fitness, there’s so much information online and you don’t necessarily know what’s true and what isn’t. One article says Zumba will help you burn 1000 calories per session, but another tells you you’re not doing enough. You try your best to read through the mess and find answers that will make… Read More.
Today you’ll do a seated upper body workout to firm and tone the arms, but, the way you’re sitting will engage your tummy and back muscles. In other words, this is an upper body, firm arms and strong core workout in one! Have you ever noticed how hard it is to keep good posture?… Read More.
Today’s a special workout because this workout will help you make your upper body feel firmer and stronger, but at the same time, you’ll be testing yourself to find out the exact size of weights to use to firm up your body without going overboard or doing too little. Finding the exact size of… Read More.
You Have the Power to Reverse Muscle Loss After 50! This was the title of the presentation I gave to over one hundred participants hosted by CARP. I spoke about the benefits of resistance training and then guided a Jane Fonda inspired workout. It was so much fun! I received a lot of feedback from participants… Read More.
Here we go! You’re Embarking on your fittest and healthiest year! You’ve made the decision that the time to get healthy is now! You’ve chosen your workout, you’re making healthier decisions such as cutting out sugar or watching your portions and you’re ready to get started. This year WILL be different because you’re about to… Read More.
The key to your best health, to a stronger, fitter and firmer body after 50 all has to do with the amount of lean muscle you have. The more lean muscle you have, the tighter and slimmer you look because muscle is denser, more compact and tighter than fat. This pulls you in and makes… Read More.
With the perfect belly burn workout coupled with healthy nutrition, even stubborn belly fat doesn’t stand a chance! But while you can feel the toning affects of crunches and twists, you may also feel back and neck pain that standard ab exercises are known for. The pain may not show up right away, but eventually… Read More.
Sticking to weight loss, or working hard at changing years of ingrained, bad habits is seriously hard work. Because when you work hard, you deserve to be rewarded with results you can see and feel and when you can’t see success (whether that’s a drop on the scale or a shift in energy levels) you… Read More.
When you’re just getting back into fit over 50 joining a gym or learning how to use the newest fitness gadget can add extra overwhelm to a workout. The last thing you want is to spend all day learning how to get fit. When you’ve found the quickest, simplest solution to gain strength and stamina you… Read More.
It seems as if everything we do creates tighter hips: You sit, you get sore hips, you stand for too long, you get sore hips, you walk for too long (which is supposed to help sore hips) but, you guessed it, you get sore hips! It seems like no matter what you do your hips… Read More.