If you are relying on will power to achieve your goals, there’s a more effective way! Skill Power is a concept I heard about recently from Al Switzler in his Ted Talk regarding behavior change. In this blog post we explore the skills you can work to develop to make healthy living a habit.
I went to the Shine influencer event at the IDEA World fitness convention prepared to learn about fitness, marketing, programming, and nutrition, but ended up learning three unlikely lessons that taught me something new about myself.
Read more about the workouts I tried at the IDEA World fitness convention in Anaheim, California; the good, the challenging, and the sweaty.
I had the privilege of sitting in on an intimate lunch seminar at the IDEA World fitness convention with the founder of Precision Nutrition, John Berardi. He spoke about popular diets and how they seem different on the surface, but if you dig a bit deeper you’ll discover that when executed in a healthy way, these diets have more in common than differences. In this blog post I share what I learned about popular diets, and qualities of an effective diet.
Running in the heat can feel suffocating, but it doesn’t have to stifle your running progress. Follow these quick summer running tips for before, during, and after your run in the heat. Run smart and consistently this summer and watch your pace soar for fall race training season.
Are stuck running indoors this summer while trying to beat the summer heat? Take advantage of indoor running with these three treadmill workouts to train to run faster this summer.
If you want to figure out how many calories to eat per day, online calculators and formulas can produce wildly different results. In this blog post I’ll show you why experimentation with calories and making outcome-based decisions is the most effective way to individualize your nutrition needs.
If you’ve plateaued in your workout performance or strength gains, progressive overload may be the missing link. Your body adapts to the training demands you place on it. If you don’t give your body a new reason to adapt (get stronger and faster) then it won’t. In this blog post learn how to create a progressive overload so that you continually see progress as a result of your workouts.
In this blog post I cover the five essential strength exercises that every runner needs to do to run faster, stronger, and help avoid injuries.
I turned to CBD oil to manage minor aches and pains, and because I heard it could decrease symptoms of anxiety and depression. Turns out CBD and hemp oil made me feel emotionally worse. While CBD oil was not the miracle cure for me like it seems to be for so many others, I discovered another way to naturally manage for anxiety and depression: diet and exercise.