Farmers Walk

Carry Your Fitness to a Whole New Level with “The Farmer’s Walk”

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You don’t have to heed the rooster’s crow to reap the benefits of a Farmer’s Walk. Anyone can do this functional exercise anytime, anywhere to build strength to improve overall fitness and quality of life. The Farmer’s Walk, or Farmer’s Carry, is a basic move that builds foundational strength and has little risk of injury if you start slow, moving step-by-step. It can be a key component of any workout.

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protein overload

How Much Protein is TOO Much?

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You sip protein shakes in the morning. Eat a burger without fixings for lunch. You snack on turkey jerky and finish the day with a three meat salad with hard boiled eggs for dinner. You believe in the power of protein. Or maybe you don’t and are wondering if you should hop on the bandwagon. Why shouldn’t you? Read More

circuit workout

A Beginner’s Guide to Building a Workout Circuit

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If you want to infuse your day with a jolt of energy, try a Circuit Workout! The word circuit connotes completion and a total connection that ultimately renders energy. When you do a circuit workout and move from station to station to execute different movements without rest in between, you can get an electrifying head-to-toe cardio/strength challenge that can zap you out of a rut. Read More

holiday cookies

5 Ways to Stay Healthy When Your Office is Exploding With Christmas Cookies

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It’s cookie central in the break room and festive bowls of candy sit on every other desk. You feel like getting from your workspace to the water cooler while trying to avoid empty calories is like leaping across icy rooftops with Santa’s bag on your back. Take heart! The holidays do not have to be a fast track to automatic weight gain and unhealthy habits. There are ways to navigate your workplace this season without sliding off the wellness sled. Read More