Did you think my 20,000-steps-a-day challenge was hard? Think again, because my inner guinea pig lit a fire inside of me and posed yet another challenge: exercise for a pretty darn extreme amount of time every single day, ALL high intensity workouts, and no days off until the week is over. OH FREAKING SNAP. Fun … More I Exercised Intensely For +90 Minutes Every Single Day for a Week. Here’s What Happened.
Before we get into the specifics, you can argue that “healthy” has become more subjective of a term throughout the years. Does healthy mean that you eat nothing but greens or that at the very least you have a normal BMI? Well, there is a universal definition (“being absent of disease” or “unifying the state … More When You’re Healthy and Your Workplace Isn’t
Lately I have been on a serious podcast grind. Specifically, podcasts where influencers in the health, wellness, and fitness industries are being interviewed and exchanging valuable information. Many of these episodes showcase personal trainers, nutrition experts, and all types of health coaches who pride on building marvelous brands that thrive on aiding others to become … More I Ate Like a Personal Trainer For a Day…while craving donuts (vegan-friendly)
New year…what does that equate to? A new me? A new era? A new chapter? A new beginning? All of the above? Eh, to be honest, I’ve gotten incredibly sick of New Year’s resolutions last year given that my daily life became so energy-taxing in itself that I couldn’t keep myself as accountable with my … More 2018. You Were Hard. But You Were Great.
Though there is a handful of people who practice precise macro-tracking and dieting during the holidays for show prep and competing, most of us aren’t following a specific program and are just trying to eat healthily. However, when the holiday season comes around, more restaurants, businesses, and even loved ones of ours start banging out … More Diet Advice for the Holidays
It’s almost Thanksgiving and…a lot’s already gone on this year. Let’s just say it’s been a doozy of a fall–saving it all for a later post. Anyhow, I thought I’d quickly share some of my favorite fitness, diet, food science, and miscellaneous interests that have been propelling me through this CRAZY quarter (and season, in … More Loving Lately: Bandanas, Travis Scott, Oatmeal Obsessions, and Being a Food Science Cook
Avid loved ones of mine fully recognize that I am an expert at over-thinking and over-analyzing. If you do not exactly understand what this is, over-thinking encompasses expending an excessive amount of mental energy on your perceptions, your decision-making, and your reflections on past decisions and actions. Let me give you an example of what … More The Art of Over-Thinking