Today we’re doing a cardio and weights workout for heart health. Here’s why it is so powerful to do both cardio and weights in order to optimize heart health Before you’ve ever worked, your heart is small, like a little balloon. Every time your heart pumps it pushes the blood out into your body. It… Read More.
This is a very special Plank exercise “how to”. In this video you’ll learn the technique for the plank exercise and the side plank exercise too. The plank is the best exercise to flatten the tummy and pull in the waist just like a corset. Yet, the plank can feel hard on the wrists, the… Read More.
Hey, it’s Alicia Jones here from Alicia Jones Healthy Living and for over 14 years I’ve helped transform the health and the lives of women over 50 through fitness and weight loss strategies. I absolutely love when you write in with your health, weight loss and workout questions. When you ask questions, not only are… Read More.
I know things feel uncertain right now, and they may even feel grim during COVID-19 self isolation, so I wanted to bring you a moment of positivity… I’m always focusing on the “the silver lining” as we try to make the best of this situation, and I hope this helps: During this time of self… Read More.
Whether you’re SO ready to see vegetables again and finally get on track with exercise and healthy eating or whether you’re just starting out again after a long time off, and you need a few easy tips to make your 50’s and beyond the healthiest and most vibrant years of your life, today’s topic can… Read More.
Today we’re doing the best arm workout to tone and strengthen the arms and to feel confident in your t-shirts, and tank tops. We’ll start by toning the back of the arms, the triceps. You may have called these muscles “bingo arms” or “bat wings”, but I like to call them “the bubble bath muscles”.… 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.
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.
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.
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.