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Fall in Love With Foam Rolling

Fall in Love With Foam Rolling

They’re colorful, look like fun and are being used by everyone at the gym. But what do foam rollers actually do, and why should you try one? Whether you’re an athlete in training, a regular runner or an occasional exerciser, foam rolling – using a de ...
Are You More Stressed Than You Think?

Are You More Stressed Than You Think?

It’s like termites gnawing away at your house’s foundation. From the inside out, stress breaks you down. Whether it surfaces severely as panic attacks or as gradual weight gain, stress is your fit body’s worst enemy. Though exercising helps relieve s ...
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 ...
Triple Berry Blast Smoothie

Triple Berry Blast Smoothie

Hit the gym, then hit the kitchen. You’ll score triple the post-workout nutrition and triple the flavor with this punched up, three-berry smoothie. Berries can’t be beat when it comes to antioxidant power””they’re packed with ...
5 Bad Workout Habits You Need to Drop NOW

5 Bad Workout Habits You Need to Drop NOW

It’s like brushing your teeth, or cleaning  the kitchen countertops. When you do something over and over again, you get comfortable with the routine. The job gets done. But are you really doing it right? The same applies to regular workouts. Yo ...
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 ...