Post-Show Problems and 9 ways to Solve Them

Post-Show Problems and 9 ways to Solve Them

Let’s take a look inside the mind of a fitness competitor the day after the fun is done. And speaking from experience it can be anything but healthy. So, you’ve decided to enter a competitive Fitness Show (let’s use “Fitness” as an umbrella word for the Bikini, Figure, Fitness, Bodybuilding, or Physique categories). Congratulations! If you’re reading this, chances are…

The Tastiest Tzatziki Sauce!

The Tastiest Tzatziki Sauce!

Simple, healthy, and refreshing…for those of us who still incorporate dairy into our lives. • 3 cups full-fat, organic Greek yogurt • 1 lemon or lime (about 3 T) • 1 fresh garlic clove (minced) • 1 tbsp fresh, organic dill (finely chopped, can substitute mint leaves for a slightly different version) • 1 tbsp organic mint leaves, finely chopped…

The Day My Husband Got Hit By a Train

The Day My Husband Got Hit By a Train

Wanna know how to become a YouTube sensation? Get hit by a train and live to tell about it.  It seems like a foggy memory. Almost like a dream. On April 25th, 2008 at approximately 6:30 p.m. on a dim and rainy Friday evening, the man who would 3 years later become my husband got hit by a train. Unbelievable…

Break through a plateau with Tempo Training

Break through a plateau with Tempo Training

Have you incorporated tempo into your exercise regimen yet? Tempo training can vary depending on the type of exercise you are doing. There are different types of tempo training exercises that you may have heard of. Two of them that we will focus on are weight lifting and running. Tempo Training for Weight Lifting You probably don’t notice, but you…

Pass the Salt?!

Pass the Salt?!

For years we’ve been told that salt is bad for us and we should avoid it at all costs. While this is true of large amounts of salt, it is actually a beneficial piece of our diet when enjoyed in moderation. In fact, naturally harvested salt, such as sea salt or pink Himalayan salt, has helpful contents like minerals and…