Stabilization exercises still matter…a lot
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Stabilization exercises still matter…a lot

The Bedrock of Being Fit When I took my course to become a NASM certified trainer, something struck me during the classes. There was a LOT of time spent on stabilization. Not just how to do exercises that involved stability but the reasons for their importance in a well-rounded fitness regimen. Stabilization isn’t about getting…

Overcome Gymtimidation and Confidently Step into Your Fitness Journey
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Overcome Gymtimidation and Confidently Step into Your Fitness Journey

Welcome to our guide on overcoming gymtimidation, conquering your fear of the gym, and building a strong foundation of gym confidence. We understand that taking the first step into a gym can be an intimidating experience. The uncertainty, anxiety, and self-doubt can hold you back from reaching your fitness goals. But fret not, because we’re…

Free Calorie Calculator for Weight Loss or Muscle Gain
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Free Calorie Calculator for Weight Loss or Muscle Gain

Our Macro Calculator, crafted by an NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Nutrition Coach (that’s me!), is a user-friendly tool designed to help you understand your daily caloric and macronutrient needs. This calculator will provide you with personalized caloric intake and macronutrient distribution by entering a few details about yourself. It’s a seamless way to align…

What is the Planet Fitness DayPass?
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What is the Planet Fitness DayPass?

For many of us, commitment can be daunting, but the Planet Fitness Daypass offers a taste of gym life without the long-term strings attached. It’s perfect for those wanting a sneak peek of the gym scene, whether you’re a newbie to fitness or a frequent traveler needing a temporary workout haven. Let’s jump right into…

What is the Dr. Kellyann Bone Broth Diet?
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What is the Dr. Kellyann Bone Broth Diet?

Have you ever wondered if a simple change in your diet could revamp your health? That’s the question I asked myself when I stumbled upon the Dr. Kellyann Bone Broth Diet. My curiosity was piqued as a certified personal trainer and nutrition coach with NASM. This diet, centered around the age-old bone broth remedy, promised…

Why Am I Not Losing Weight in a Calorie Deficit?
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Why Am I Not Losing Weight in a Calorie Deficit?

So you are getting frustrated and wondering, “Why am I not losing weight in a calorie deficit?“ Losing weight seems straightforward: consume fewer calories than you burn. Yet, many find themselves stuck despite what seems like a strict caloric deficit. This common fat loss conundrum is not just a matter of willpower; several factors can…

Top 6 Exercises for Losing Belly Fat Fast
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Top 6 Exercises for Losing Belly Fat Fast

Starting on a journey to lose belly fat can often feel overwhelming. This comprehensive guide is designed to demystify the process, providing effective strategies to reduce belly fat and enhance your overall health and well-being. Whether you’re just starting out or are looking to revamp your fitness routine, this article will guide you through the…

Free Workout Tracking Journal PDF Download
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Free Workout Tracking Journal PDF Download

You’ve probably heard the saying, “What gets measured, gets managed.” Well, this rings especially true when it comes to your fitness journey. Today, I want to introduce you to a simple yet powerful tool that could be a game-changer in your quest for health and fitness – a workout journal. And guess what? I’ve got…

10 of the Top Supplements for Weight Loss
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10 of the Top Supplements for Weight Loss

As a Certified Nutrition Coach with NASM, I get asked about supplements a LOT, so let’s talk about weight loss supplements for a bit. Weight loss supplements can be a bit tricky. They’re not just about dropping pounds; they’re about finding what works for your body and lifestyle. Whether it’s fat burners to ramp up…

Exercise to Stay Healthy, Not Just Grow Muscles
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Exercise to Stay Healthy, Not Just Grow Muscles

Have you ever wondered precisely what exercise’s benefits are for your well-being? It turns out that lacing up your sneakers and pumping your heart can do more than improve your mood. The health benefits of exercise are extensive and can significantly enhance virtually every aspect of your physical and mental health. From bolstering brain function…