At the end of a long day, pretty much everyone enjoys kicking back and unwinding with a drink or two. Generally speaking, light to moderate drinking isn’t going to have too much of an impact on your overall health, so for many people it’s not a big deal. But for anyone with serious weight loss or muscle gaining goals, those few drinks can be disastrous to their progress. Packing on the Pounds
WHAT’S ON YOUR MIND?Good question. Sometimes there are so many things that we have to do, it’s difficult to keep track of it all. Break it down into steps, and make sure your workout time is at the top. Once you’re squared away, you are better able to go forth and tackle the rest of your day. Remember, you run your day, not the other way around. (This is important this with the holiday season approaching!)A couple of tips to help you on the way this season –
Imagine if your abdominals were so sore after every workout that you couldn’t muster up the strength to pick up your two year old child. Or if you had to rest up and forget about buying groceries tonight because your glutes and abdominals just weren’t able to help you lug heavy bags of food up the stairs.It wouldn’t make any sense. Your body would be dysfunctional by design if this were true.Luckily, your core is meant to be utilized daily, it has no choice. It recovers within 24 hours. So it can do the same darn thing and then some the next day. Work!
Gaining muscle mass is a goal that many people are striving for today. There are still a lot of people who obsess about losing weight, but gaining muscle is by far the most popular request people have when they look to get the help of a personal trainer.
With the New Year having just passed, the January rush at gyms and fitness centers has commenced. It’s always a wonder why, come February, these new gymgoers empty back out even though their credit cards are still being charged $19.99 per month, month after month after month…