Posts tagged muscles
How to do Rest Day Correct

Do you remember a couple years ago there was this craze on the internet called #nodaysoff ? Everybody joined in on the fun and if you did decide to take a day off then you were labeled  “lazy”. Well, I think that is the DUMBEST thing I have ever heard! Pardon my language, but it's true!

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The 411 on Foam Rolling

Until about 6 years ago, I had no idea what a foam roller was. I was first introduced to it by my running coach, who was getting me ready for the Miami Marathon. She swore by this thing and urged me to buy one.

So I did, and I hated it. I am not going to sugar coat it for you guys; I absolutely hated it. It was a pain to do, I would always forget to use it and it hurt. We’ve all been there- when we dislike something or aren't very good at it, we tend to just forget about it and never do it.

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No Gym, No Problem

If you reading this, then your probably very frustrated with yourself because you want to workout but you can't seem to find the time. Your time is accounted for and those 30 minutes driving to and from the gym, plus an hour there, is just too much. Perhaps your a new mommy and you don't have anyone to take care of the baby; even though the gym has babysitting but you just don't trust it;  I feel you girl. Or your boss really hates you and has you working after hours. Or maybe you just don't like the vibe at the gym and all the sweaty germs just grosses you out. I completely understand

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Best Way to Workout When the Gym is Packed

It's 5 o'clock and every machine, bench and cardio equipment are taken. You get frustrated and decide to call it quits. You leave the gym feeling worse than when you came in and vow to never go to that dreadful place again... congratulations you just encountered "fitness rush hour". 

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Why Does Your Weight Fluctuate On The Scale?

know we all want to go and cry in a corner with our best friend....Ben & Jerry's but thats not going to make the situation better. What id going to make you feel better is what I'm about to tell you. However, overtime you see the scale go up it doesn't necessarily mean your gaining fat, there might actually be more to that than meets the eye. 

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Why Won't My Muscles Grow?

If you’re reading this blog it’s probably because you’re interested in muscle growth. You most likely have the same concerns, issues and questions I had when I first started. However, my major concern was that my muscles wouldn’t grow!! I mostly blamed it on my height (5’10”), but I also had to realize that I had spent so many of my pageant years avoiding the infamous” manly” look.

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