“I’m a woman over 50, how do I take a break from my regular workout routine for vacation without losing my progress?” “Will I lose my strength and weight loss results if I take a weight training break over 50?” “Will I lose my results if I don’t weight train for the entire summer?” I… Read More.
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.
Click here to download your 4 week progress sheet. Are you ready for a very special AMRAP workout for women over 50!? This has been one of the most popular fitness styles with all of my clients (from complete beginners all the way up to advanced). AMRAP stands for “As many repetitions as possible”.… Read More.
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.
Today we’re doing a walking workout with weights. Get ready because you’re about to get the heart pumping while you tone and strengthen your muscles. The movements I’ve chosen are extra special because many of them are known as contralateral movement exercises. These movements ask the right and left side of your brain (and body)… Read More.
What size of weights should I use to feel firmer and stronger after 50? How do I know if my weights are heavy enough? Am I pushing myself too hard? Will I feel sore and achy for days and feel like I’ve done more damage than good? Or maybe I’ve not done enough? How do… 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.
When you think of getting fit, losing weight and living your happiest healthiest quality of life, great nutrition and exercise are all a part of the mix, and that includes weight training too! If you’re not already on a consistent weight training routine, I know these 4 amazing health benefits weight training can give you… Read More.