My 55th BIRTHDAY WORKOUT – JUST FOR YOU!

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MY BIRTHDAY MORNING WORKOUT GIFT – JUST FOR YOU! 55  REPETITIONS OF EVERY EXERCISE LISTED BELOW. JUST DO YOUR BIRTHDAY BEST AND HAVE FUN DOING IT! 5+5    CARDIO-WARMUP 55      PUSH UPS! Don’t Care How, JUST DO THEM! It’s my BIRTHDAY, NOT YOUR’S. 55      JUMP or NOT  SQUATS 55     […]

Choose To Be Happy & Healthy

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No medication, no surgery, no voodoo, no excuses! A regular guy, an everyday awesome person; just like you and me made a CHOICE to be healthy and happy – period. Sound too simple? Not for Tom Hoppensteadt.  He just said, ENOUGH!  Enough excuses; enough to his self-destructive ways. Tom’s useless old stories only got older […]

Depression and Alleviating Anxiety: 5-HTP Could be Worth a Try

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After many studies, it has been proven that 5-HTP helps improve the mood of depressed patients and help panic attacks. The same sources also recommended that more research on 5 -HTP should be done before claims were made. 5 HTP for Sleep and Weight Loss 5 HTP may aid in weight loss and improve sleep […]

Can You Lose Weight and Still Drink Alcohol?

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You may be asking if counting calories when it comes to your diet can include or exclude the calories in alcohol, right? Unlike carbohydrates, protein, and fat, alcohol is not an essential source of calories, and it is not a significant source of vitamins and minerals your body needs to function. Some people say that […]

Food Fight or Exercise Attack

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Everyone of us has the right to enjoy the over-load of delicious holiday treats that are nearly impossible to avoid this time of year. So, don’t fight the fun and yummy indulgences for the next six weeks – that’s entirely exhausting and worthless. A mindful and sensible approach to eating, right along side a consistent […]

10 Days To Change Your Ways

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“Don’t compare yourself with someone else’s version of happy or thin. Accepting yourself burns the most calories.” Too often the focus with exercise is about beating one’s self up while burning off yesterdays delicious indulgence. When, simply allowing a yummy splurge for the pure joy of it and acknowledging exercise for all it’s important health […]

Can Eating a High Protein Diet Make You Fat?

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Great article here folks! Are you worried you’ll be wearing an extra layer of fat this fall/winter? STOP! Read this perfectly explained article about maintaining healthy weight and lean body mass. Simply by eating a little breakfast and keeping your clean protein intake in check, you can set your worries aside.   There’s just no […]

8 Reasons Why You’re Not Losing Weight

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Losing weight is confusing enough without all the gimmicks and conflicting advice, but what’s the deal when your weight loss efforts suddenly stall? Vibrant health, a strong build, and effortless weight management are a natural outcome when hormone levels are healthy. However, there are many lifestyle factors that can impact our hormones and keep us […]

Health Benefits of the Acai Berry

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Fruit for Thought: Acai Berry Considered a superfood, acai (pronounced a-sigh-ee) is traditionally served in gourds, and mixed with tapioca, sugar and honey. Freeze dried powders, juices, and supplements have become very popular for their energizing antioxidant benefits. Botanical name: Euterpe oleracea Family: Arecaceae or Palmae Palm Family Native to the Amazon region of Brazil. […]

Why Booze And Exercise Don’t Mix

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This is A GREAT article for all you weekend workout warriors who love to booze it up! Be sure to read this important article about dehydration/hydration when you finish this one. Remember, moderation is key! Have a great weekend ~ Allison Come Friday, the vast majority of America wants to booze it.  There’s nothing like […]