Blogs about Fitness Education

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 • Blue Ash, OH 45242
Natural Reflections
Pilates is a method of exercise that is synonymous with core strengthening, but is that all that is really involved?  Joseph Pilates originally intended for his method to become a way of life.  Let’s take a look at what makes a Pilates session different from most other forms of exercise and how this can carry over into our daily life.Breathing
Friday, October 02, 2015 • Chicago, IL 60601
Brian Donovan Fitness Blog
PROTECTING THE LOWER BACKYou have probably heard the term “engage your core” as it pertains to performing a specific exercise or movement. But what does that really mean?
Thursday, September 17, 2015 • Lancaster, PA 17603
Cause and Effects Fitness Blog
 Looking for a delicious, but healthy snack for football games or other events?Try this delicious, easy-to-make ranch dressing/dip with no fat! Delicious, Healthy Ranch Dressing1 cup plain, no-fat Greek yogurt 1 packet of dry ranch dressing mix 1/2 cup skim milk 
Monday, August 10, 2015 • Rochester, MN 55901
Earthly Wellness-Creating Happiness, Strength, and Wellness from Within
I see a lot of people throughout my day. Some I see for weight loss and some I see for strength. No matter the client I see, most have had a mental barrier at some point. One the most important things I've learned as a trainer is letting go of clients for much more needed help. I don't mean "let go" in the sense that they aren't doing what I say so I'm going to fire them. I mean in the sense that I know I can no longer help them.
Sunday, August 09, 2015 • Winfield, IL 60190
Functional Fitness Blog
...forever reigning champ, stress. Coming at you from actual and percieved life events, stress is the theif in the night when it comes to your health.  A little stress...unchecked can cause a heart attack. Unavoidable...if you've ever worried, eaten food, exercised, or breathed anything less than country fresh air or a filtered sea breeze, your body has had to deal with elevated levels of stress. 
Monday, July 13, 2015 • Lancaster, PA 17603
Monday, July 13, 2015 • Winston Salem, NC 27127
Anita Linville's Blog
Humpty Dumpty Had A Great Fall! So, I'll bet you're wondering what I'm talking about, right? Now that I have your attention, let's talk about goals; and, our ability to successfully achieve them. How do we go about doing so? Well, honestly speaking, if I am not very specific when establishing a goal, I risk becoming a jack of all trades, and master of none! Now, I know there are many multi taskers out there who can easily juggle many tasks at once, but, unfortunately, I have yet to acquire this skill. Frankly speaking, I admire and applaud these folks.