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Fitness Friday – A Quickie

Here is my go-to strength training workout when I'm really, really, really short on time.  Squats, Push Ups and a Plank.  That's it. Do 3-5 sets of 10 each of the squats and pushups, then settle in for a 60 second plank. You can mix up the squats (with or without weights or a band) and …

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Challenge Alert! Challenge Alert!

This new challenge idea came to me as I was running.  I've shared how my brilliant plans hatch on a run and this was no exception! It's the March Minutes Challenge. I'll lay it out for you next week and we'll be ready to kick it up a notch and off on March 1st. Now go …

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Vacay This Way

I'm starting with the assumption that you pack at least one set of workout clothes with you on your trips, vacations or getaways.  (Humor me.) Here's a very short, full body, no-equipment workout that you can do anywhere.  Any.  Where.  And when you're done you can lay your workout clothes on your patio chairs to …

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Combatting High Blood Pressure

Last year there were changes to guidelines on high blood pressure and because of that, almost half of all Americans have hypertension. Hypertension can lead to heart attacks, stroke, and a host of other problems and the scary part is that symptoms may not present themselves until it's too late. What's important to note is …

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