Everything Is In A State Of Change

“Everything you see is in the process of making or unmaking or dying or living. Everything is in a state of change.”― Kelly Barnhill, The Girl Who Drank the Moon

Time- An Equal Opportunity Employer

“Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can’t buy more hours. Scientists can’t invent new minutes. And you can’t save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time…

You’ve Got To Work For It; Money Can’t Buy It

“A well-built physique is a status symbol. It reflects you worked hard for it, no money can buy it. You cannot inherit it. You cannot steal it. You cannot borrow it. You cannot hold on to it without constant work. It shows dedication. It shows discipline. It shows self-respect. It shows dignity. It shows patience,…

30 Minute Lean Body Workout

I taught this virtual class this morning and loved it! It’s a quick efficient and effective workout to challenge your muscles and get your heart rate up 🙂 Complete warm-up and then complete each exercise using 45 second work intervals/15 second rest. Perform the complete circuit 3x and then move on to cool down and…

AB BLASTER WORKOUT & SUMMER SALAD

It’s so hard to find a new normal these days; the world seems so chaotic. I still feel like I’m in the TWILIGHT ZONE! I haven’t been blogging and I’m still not back at work. I’m currently teaching virtual fitness classes but it’s been a challenge to get in my groove. I have been able to…

Tips To Finding A New Workout Routine

“It’s a hard thing to leave any deeply routine life, even if you hate it.” ― John Steinbeck, East of Eden I’m sure most people are trying to create new routines or have already established new ones in the midst of this pandemic.  I think many of us took our old routine (before COVID 19) for granted;…

Battle Ropes, Total Gym, & Weights, Oh My! 

“Your body is the most complete and miraculous piece of gym equipment you’ll ever need.” ― Toni Sorenson When you’re desperate to workout and you can’t teach your group fitness classes or go to the gym; you settle for your home gym. Time to break out the old TOTAL GYM! HOME GYM WORKOUT- This workout felt…

Making The Best Of Monday

“Most people hate Mondays because most people do not know the incredible beauty of being simply existed in any day whatsoever!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan   I can’t get the song “Rainy days and Mondays Always Get Me Down” out of my mind this morning……   I actually stayed in bed until 7:30 this morning unlike…

Self-Quarantine Improvement Challenge Week 2

“You only grow when you are alone.” ― Paul Newman  Practice gratitude and meditation upon arising – I go through periods where I do this consistently and it always puts me in a better frame of mind. This is a great way to start your day. I also love to incorporate stretching and yoga while listening…

15 Day Quarantine Challenge

“Trying to play my part and stay home, Burying my nose in a book like a gnome, But I know how Rapunzel felt in the tower When she wanted to feel the rain shower… It’s like being in your forties out of a fort When your forte is dancing barefoot… Instead of being trapped I…