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Eccentric Training for Greater Muscular Gains and Overall Fitness; Move Slow, Get Strong

As Fast As You Can... Max Speed No Rest... As Many Rounds As Possible... No Rest Between Sets... Where is the Contrast? Training hard and getting down with the grit is important to challenge yourself in the face of discomfort. But is that the only way to do the work and improve your overall ability… Continue reading Eccentric Training for Greater Muscular Gains and Overall Fitness; Move Slow, Get Strong

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Learning is About Community and Creativity: Be Outside of the Box

If you don't already know, I love to Journal write Each day and night I dedicate some quality time to be alone with my journal. This is my own safe space that has helped me release and sift through negative emotions, personal growth, professional development, and a place to record thoughts and dreams. Some entries… Continue reading Learning is About Community and Creativity: Be Outside of the Box

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Just Focus On One Thing In the Moment: Habit Forming Advice to Make Them Stick

Everday on your social media news feed is a new diet fad or nutrition hack, but I urge you to avoid the buzz and take miraculous claims with a grain of Pink Himalayan Sea salt. Trying to flip your habits and behaviors a 180º (nutrition, fitness, lifestyle, ect.) there is always some blowback. I understand… Continue reading Just Focus On One Thing In the Moment: Habit Forming Advice to Make Them Stick

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Get Down With the Sickness: How to Stay Fit Ehile Feeling Under the Weather

Hey you! Yes you, as in you reading this now. I'm assuming that since you are here, you are curious how to learn some new ways to get rid of and avoid sickness aside from whatever isn't working currently. All is fine and dandy. Your training sessions have been consistent, your mood is vibrant at… Continue reading Get Down With the Sickness: How to Stay Fit Ehile Feeling Under the Weather

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Don’t Be a Dumbell Dummy; The EASIEST Way to Avoid Injury or Overuse During Training

I'll keep the intro short and sweet; there is a foolproof method to keep your body and mental state healthy without sacrificing your quality of exercise. Voodoo magic? Illicit substances? Stem cell injections? Maybe another time, but today, I want to drop some Sport & Exercise Science knowledge bombs on how to use your body… Continue reading Don’t Be a Dumbell Dummy; The EASIEST Way to Avoid Injury or Overuse During Training

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Did You Commit To Yourself 100% Today?

I love to journal. As in I LOVE to journal every day with or without structure behind why I touched my pen to the page (yes pen, no pencils here). Sometimes, a stream of thought takes control of my pen and I simply cruise along for the ride, letting my hand feel guided by the… Continue reading Did You Commit To Yourself 100% Today?

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4 Tactics to Retain Your Resolutions; Staying Consistent Just Became Easier

  Piggybacking from my last post, _______________, we are back in action on some ways to retain your best intentions this year. When things come up and distract you momentarily from the choices that empower you, sometimes the wheels can come spinning off in a hurry. Let me follow that up with It is okay to… Continue reading 4 Tactics to Retain Your Resolutions; Staying Consistent Just Became Easier

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New Year, New You, Same Results? Recognize and Revamp Your Resolutions

RESOLUTION: A FIRM DECISION TO DO OR NOT DO SOMETHING; THE ACTION OF SOLVING A PROBLEM, DISPUTE, OR CONTENTIOUS MATTER. During the holiday season between November and January, the majority of our daily behaviors shift; and more likely than not, it isn’t for the better. Overindulgence on delicious, butter-soaked, sugar loaded foods, stressed over purchasing… Continue reading New Year, New You, Same Results? Recognize and Revamp Your Resolutions

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Why is it So Hard to Lose Weight During the Winter? (Your Genetics are Guilty)

2018  is in full effect, and with that, the steam from starting your New Years Resolution goals are ready for another boost of motivation and vigor. By definition, a resolution is, "A FIRM DECISION TO DO OR NOT DO SOMETHING; THE ACTION OF SOLVING A PROBLEM, DISPUTE, OR CONTENTIOUS MATTER".  Eating healthier, starting to exercise,… Continue reading Why is it So Hard to Lose Weight During the Winter? (Your Genetics are Guilty)

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6 Questions Every Smart Should Trainer Know About Their Clients

Reps, sets, and exercises used to be the most important parts of a personal training routine...but the business of fitness is changing in a more empowering direction. Yes, knowing that 8-12 repetitions are an ideal range for muscular hypertrophy where the muscle is in a hot spot of stimulus between strength and endurance training is important.… Continue reading 6 Questions Every Smart Should Trainer Know About Their Clients