Getting Personal: Fixing a Physical Problem That Has Been Developing for Five Years

Getting Personal: Fixing a Physical Problem That Has Been Developing for Five Years

"Admitting your weaknesses does not diminish your strengths: it shows your courage.” -Erin Andrews At the beginning of this year, I had a couple of fitness goals that I wanted to master (click here to read all about it). One goal was to be able to complete 5 pull-ups in a row. Another goal I [...]

10 Tips to Kill It at a New Fitness Class

10 Tips to Kill It at a New Fitness Class

It’s scary trying a new workout class or routine for the first time. You don’t know anyone else there. You fall behind on the routine, or cues the instructor gives you. Maybe it’s a dance class and you’re worried have no rhythm. You’re scared the people in the gym might be intimidating or mean. I’ve [...]

Get Excited…White Wine Actually Has Health Benefits!

Get Excited…White Wine Actually Has Health Benefits!

Before you set down that glass of wine… Everyone seems to talk about how great red wine is for you. It ‘s a preventative of breast cancer, colon cancer, and lung cancers…pretty much every type of cancer. Red wine contains antioxidants, prevents dementia and can help treat acne. But what about white wine? Minus the [...]

I Tried SoulCycle and I’m Going To Tell You All About It

I Tried SoulCycle and I’m Going To Tell You All About It

I was blessed (or cursed…depending on how you look at it) to have several overnights in New York City this past month. And while I ate a bunch of delicious pizza and ice cream, I also dipped my toe into the vast pool of fitness classes offered. There was one studio in particular I really [...]

10 Reasons Why I Mix in Fitness Classes With My Strength Training

10 Reasons Why I Mix in Fitness Classes With My Strength Training

1. Challenging Every time I step into a new class I’m a little nervous. I know its going to be difficult and there’s always the thought that crosses my mind telling me that I should just cancel it. Afterwards, I never regret going. Every class I go to, whether it’s the first time or the [...]