Do you find that most at home workouts have some form of push up in them? I admit, I’m guilty of giving you this too, because the push-up is such an easy no-equipment, full body workout option. Push-ups don’t just work your shoulders, your chest or your hands, they also tone the tummy and tighten… Read More.
Do the front of your hips, thighs or groin feel tight? Does the tightness get more aggravated after sitting for long periods of time or after some workout moves? You’re not alone! Hip muscles known as the Psoas muscles and the groin become tight due to prolonged sitting. Then add in the repetitive leg exercises… Read More.
Today we’re going to do an abs workout with a very special twist. (The exercises actually involve twisting so it really is a “special twist”) Aside from twisting the body, these abs exercises are balance exercises too. It’s no secret that a flat, toned tummy is one of the most sought after areas to… Read More.
Today we’re doing a quick workout for beginners. Even if you’re busy, you can still squeeze in 9 minutes to do this full body strength training plan. Just because a workout’s quick, doesn’t mean you can’t learn how to exercise with perfect form while you tone the body. So, once again I’m showcasing my favourite… Read More.
Need a fun warm up to start your fitness routine? Or are you searching for a low impact cardio that takes 5 minutes or less? This fun, quick warm up was recorded during the workout program The Shape it Up Workout Series. An 8-week workout series that provides Fitness for women over 50 who are… Read More.
Does age affect fitness? If so, what can you do to get in shape and feel your fittest after 50? I’ve coached hundreds of women after 50, who’ve come to me to feel their fittest and who’ve tried to get back into old fitness routines they participated in years back, yet, instead of feeling energized… Read More.
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.
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.
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.