30 Ways to Improve Your Health and Fitness

30 Ways to Improve Your Health and Fitness

It’s easy to assume that we have to set massive goals and make drastic changes to improve our health or fitness. When social media is saturated with dramatic before and after pictures, it looks as if a complete change in lifestyle is the only way to better your health. But luckily, it’s not. The media … Read More

5 Times When You Should Definitely Skip a Workout

5 Times When You Should Definitely Skip a Workout

If you’ve been exercising for any length of time, you’ve likely found yourself tempted to skip a scheduled workout every now and again. This desire to skip a workout can arise for many different reasons. Maybe you’ve had a long day, you’re tired, feeling crummy, are traveling, really busy or just plain lazy. Whatever the … Read More

10 Delicious Pre and Post Run Snack Ideas

10 Delicious Pre and Post Run Snack Ideas

While the act of running itself is relatively simple, you’ll likely discover that the actual lifestyle of a runner is quite complex. Our performance on the run is affected my so many things besides running: sleep, hydration, core strength, VO2 capacity, cadence, and most importantly – pre and post run fuel. Related: Fueling Tips for … Read More

How to Start a Successful Morning Workout Routine

How to Start a Successful Morning Workout Routine

If you’ve ever found yourself with a mouthful of cookies in the middle of your diet, skipping the gym or procrastinating on that work project, you’ve probably experienced a bit of regret at some point afterwards. While we usually begin each day with the best of intentions, more often than not we’ll find ourselves facing … Read More

6 Ways to Break Out of a Fitness Rut

6 Ways to Break Out of a Fitness Rut

We’ve all been there before. You’re finally finding your groove, making fitness progress, feeling productive – and then suddenly, you just don’t want to anymore. No matter how hard you try to force it, you just can’t seem to break out of this workout rut. A fitness rut can not only bring your training to … Read More

5 Strategies to Conquer Your Sweet Tooth

5 Strategies to Conquer Your Sweet Tooth

Here we are again, the beginning of the season of Lent. Just one year ago I made the commitment to give up sugar for this 40 day season in attempt to overcome my sugar addiction once and for all. This season of sacrifice provided me with a much needed reason to give it a try, … Read More