I am sure there are people who want to become more active to enhance their health. Perhaps their doctor told them they need to achieve a healthy weight, eat right, quit smoking or start exercising. What if this person is no spring chicken and has never incorporated exercise into their daily living? What if this … More Take Baby Steps
Who is still feeling a little sluggish after losing one hour of sleep from Spring forward? We eat clean and fresh and get physical activity into our lives, but what about our sleep? My guest blogger Karen Broda explains why sleep is a vital piece of our wellness puzzle. My new found relationship with sleep … More We’ve Been Approaching Sleep Entirely the Wrong Way
Happy 2017! Welcome back to the first post of Trex to Tigress of the new year. I started my week after the New Year with a week of HIIT conditioning. This type of intense circuit work segued perfectly into my very first session with Orangetheory Fitness. I have seen OT Fitness circulating around the world … More Orange is the New Fit
Hello and Season’s Greetings! Or Season’s Gagging. However you take this post…. Hope you are enjoying the last of season as we wrap up Christmas and go into 2017. As we approach the New Year and lounge in those lazy days post-Christmas, I am re-evaluating my goals, reaffirming my goals and in bed fighting a … More A Merry Sickmas…
Hello Bloglandia! How I miss you when I don’t write for a while. I am sure everyone is getting ready for the holiday season as I am. Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa is just around the corner. Forgive me if I add the typical blogger’s cliché question. Where the heck did the year go? It just … More Trying to Remember that it’s the Festive Season, Not the Stresstive Season
If you have been reading my tiny space of the internet for sometime now, you might remember my struggles with some goals. Specifically planking. When I first started the plank, I could barely secure the move with good form for fifteen, twenty seconds tops. As I began to shed some weight and strengthen my entire … More Whatever Floats Your Boat
Get your minds out of the gutter. When I say quickie, I am implying a fast, effective workout when you are crunched for time. Let’s face it. Who isn’t crunched for time in one way or the other? This week has been very busy for me. After the work day, I have been rushing to my … More Need a Quickie?
I ran into the same young lady twice in one week who I have not seen in a few years. Usually when I run into people I haven’t seen in a long time it means I’m going to learn something new. The first time I saw her, it was at the gym (she … More I Think I Met an Intuitive Eater
Hello there and hello June. My favourite month because of the summer solstice. All kinds of fun and quirky events happening in the city on the longest day of the year. I wanted to share some budget beauty finds that are on my list to help you look your dewy best this season without breaking … More Budget Beauty Basket
I love Instagram for all the fitness accounts that inspire. I began to follow the account @livewithanita and became curious about the workouts posted on Anita’s account. A former figure/bikini competitor, Anita instructs an exercise program called The Hourglass Workout. The participants of this workout looked like they were having a lot of fun from … More Get Hourglassed!