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20-Minute Routine to Build Upper Body Strength

20-Minute Routine to Build Upper Body Strength

Your shoulders and chest may be going under cover for the next couple of months, but that doesn’t mean they deserve any less attention in the gym. Keep (or sculpt!) a toned, strong upper body for when the sweaters and coats eventually come off with t ...
6 Ways to Rock the Gym When You’re a Newbie

6 Ways to Rock the Gym When You’re a Newbie

With clanking machines, grunting musclemen and fit bodies everywhere you turn, the gym can be an intimidating place when you’re new to the scene. Combine the bustling environment with feelings of insecurity, and the experience may be so overwhelming ...
6 Post-Workout Recovery Tips for Women

6 Post-Workout Recovery Tips for Women

What exactly does it mean to recover after a workout?   Whether you’re strength training, running, spinning or dancing, your body needs time to repair and re-energize after exercise. During strenuous physical activity, muscle tissue breaks down ...
Why Women Should Lift Weights

Why Women Should Lift Weights

Repeat after me, ladies: strength training, lifting dumbbells and entering the free-weight area of the gym are not going to make me look like a man.While it seems like a logical progression””lift weights, build muscle, turn into a bodybuilder&# ...
3 Energizing Smoothies

3 Energizing Smoothies

Are you usually dragging your feet by mid-morning? Skip your usual breakfast and instead, start your day with one of these amazingly delicious energizing smoothies – then tackle your to-do list with ease! ...
4 Nutrients Women Need for Optimal Recovery

4 Nutrients Women Need for Optimal Recovery

What’s the best way to recover from that tough workout in the gym, long run or strenuous cardio session? If you’re a woman, your recovery needs are a little different than a man’s. The most beneficial thing you can do for your body ...
The Perfect Post-Workout Shake

The Perfect Post-Workout Shake

The perfect post-workout shake should replenish depleted nutrients, boost recovery related hormones, and set the stage for a better workout tomorrow.   This Cinnamon Roll Protein Shake is a delicious way to deliver quality protein, carbohydrates and ...