4 Double-Duty Skin Protectors

4 Double-Duty Skin Protectors

We’ve finally made it to spring! Though it’s tempting to bask in all that warm sunshine, now is the time to guard our precious faces and beautiful bodies from the sun’s harmful rays. And not just any old sunscreen will do. No, you d ...
Texas Two-Step Stew

Texas Two-Step Stew

It doesn’t haven’t to be the dead of winter to enjoy a hearty stew. When I want a healthy dinner that will feed the whole family, my made-over Texas Two-Step Stew guarantees a well-rounded meal in just one pot. Plus, you can’t beat ...
A Vegan Bodybuilder’s Favorite Foods

A Vegan Bodybuilder’s Favorite Foods

When you think bodybuilder, a muscle-bulging, Schwarzenegger prodigy probably comes to mind. Yes, they exist. But bodybuilders and fitness competitors come from all different backgrounds and don’t all look, think, train or eat alike. So you can ...
The Sweaty Truth About Sauna Suits

The Sweaty Truth About Sauna Suits

Though not an everyday sighting, it’s not unusual to see someone in the gym wearing plastic from head to toe. These sweat suits, or “sauna suits,” are worn with the hope of speeding up weight loss by burning extra calories during a ...
Why Gloves Are a Girl’s Best Friend

Why Gloves Are a Girl’s Best Friend

It doesn’t matter if you’re bench-pressing 240 lbs. or curling a couple five-pounders. The gym is full of metal, and your hands are all over it. Though men might think it’s an amateur move, wearing gloves in the weight room is not o ...
What’s With Gallon Jugs in the Weight Room?

What’s With Gallon Jugs in the Weight Room?

At the gym you’ve probably seen the big, beefy guys and fully defined ladies lugging around jugs of water. You know the kind you usually only buy when you’re stocking up for a natural disaster? Well, it may look a little ridiculous, but t ...
Ladies, Do You Have “Man Hands”?

Ladies, Do You Have “Man Hands”?

As a working mom, wife, business owner and celebrity trainer, I use my hands a lot! Not to mention that I love to move my own furniture, cook my own meals and never shy from grabbing the big weights when I train. Unfortunately, this leaves me with on ...