mobility flow – free DIY anywhere, anytime!

Using Mobility training to WARM UP, COOL DOWN or to BOOST MOOD can improve the range of motion of our joints and muscles. It can assist in improving our posture. Mobility training can alleviate 'everyday' aches and pains as well as improve our body awareness. Lee-Ann Watanabe’s Mobility Flow Use as a Warm-Up, Use to Cool-Down, Use to … Continue reading mobility flow – free DIY anywhere, anytime!

how much protein do I need?

Today in @24cycle class, I was asked from @basqueinhi about his protein intake requirements. AH! If I had a dollar for every time I’m asked that! Protein - the most common under eaten macronutrient! So, just how much do you need? Well, if you’ve got goals, there is a method to it; but, it’s pretty … Continue reading how much protein do I need?

my insecurity – imposter syndrome

It took me over 10 years and a vicious irritable bowel disease to arrive at my current spot, and why understanding and mastering my mindset has been so important to me over the last several years so I thought I would give you a glimpse into my own history of struggle. When I first set … Continue reading my insecurity – imposter syndrome

can i strength train with a sore stomach?

CAN I LIFT weights with a sore stomach? 🤔 CAN I EXERCISE with GI issues? 😳 CAN I STRENGTH TRAIN with an Ostomy? 🙋🏽‍♀️ YES YES YES! December 7th this year will mark 5 years of living with an Ostomy and ZERO ❌ Ulcerative Colitis issues. I spent most of my adult life struggling with GI dysfunction. Despite that, exercise … Continue reading can i strength train with a sore stomach?

why i left an unhealthy business relationship

This year, I've decided to get out of my comfort zone because 2019 taught me valuable lessons in my business. Lesson Learned #1: If you have a gut feeling about a particular person you plan on entering into a partnership with, go with your gut feeling. Don't give that person the benefit of the doubt. … Continue reading why i left an unhealthy business relationship

7 signs you are burning fat

The scale isn't the best measure of progress due to the simple fact that the scale can't differentiate between what is muscle, what is fat, what is water or anything else – all it does is measure the relationship your body mass has with gravity. With my clients, I use several types of measurements to … Continue reading 7 signs you are burning fat

be comfortable being uncomfortable

I have a list of mantras I've created with my clients over the years; a list I refer to as LAWisms. With over 20 years teaching, coaching and training experience, I have many lawisms. And no, I don't consider my way to be THE LAW; but the nickname stuck when my triathlon training buddy referred … Continue reading be comfortable being uncomfortable

can i exercise too much?

In this week's wellness Wednesday IG live mini training, I tackled a client question: can I exercise too much? Let's play Jeopardy, why don't we? Ken Jennings: Alex, I'll take Wellness Wednesday for $1,000 Alex: You got it Ken! This occurs when a person exceeds their body's ability to recover from strenuous exercise Ken Jennings: … Continue reading can i exercise too much?

kettlebell killah @vibe_365

As promised on today’s #instagram live! @vibe_365 Kettlebell Killah 🔥💪🏾 Have at it. Let me know how it goes. And remember the meme “But did you die?!” 😝 Message me if you have questions about the exercises. The beauty of the #internet? You can search ERRYTHANG!

bring on a new decade – my gift to you

Happy New Year! 🎈🎊🎆 My gift for you to kick off your 2020! As @SoheeFit said it best: ⁣ ⁣ You may be tempted to slash your calories and crank up your cardio come January 1, but please remember:⁣ ⁣ ✅ the best fitness program is the one you can adhere to ⁣ ⁣ ✅ getting leaner won’t … Continue reading bring on a new decade – my gift to you