January is well known for being the most depressing month of the year. With depression comes feelings of hopelessness, loss of interest, persistent sad or “empty” mood, and a decrease in energy. (1) Even if you don’t necessarily feel you… Read more »
Recipes & Nutrition
EAT BEFORE Be sure to have something to eat before you go to a party. Having a small snack before you go will help prevent you from overindulging on treats at the party. Try reaching for something that has protein,… Read more »
How To- Weekend Survival Guide For most the weekend is a time to relax, unwind, and spend time with those we care about most. Unfortunately, the weekends are also a time for things to start to fall apart when it… Read more »
This blog is brought to you by: Stephanie Young and No Bull Nutrition One of the first questions I always seem to get from new clients is “what supplements should I be taking?” My answer is always the same:… Read more »
Sugar Consumption To nutritional experts, added sugar is believed to be the single worst ingredient in the modern diet. This comes as no surprise since added sugar is known for providing calories with no added nutrients and can actually damage… Read more »
Sodium Intake- What Happens When You Eat Too Much It is well known that Americans consume too much salt. What do I mean by too much? Well according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the average American aged… Read more »
Don’t Be Fooled- Debunking Common Food Label Claims If you have gone to a grocery store recently, you probably noticed that food label claims are everywhere. Claims such as “Fat free” and “All natural” seem to be popping up left… Read more »
How To- Meal Prep for Beginners When people first begin flexible dieting one of the things they seem to dread the most is meal prepping. They do their best to try and avoid it for the first few weeks only… Read more »
Strength – Pressing Superset: 4 sets of 6 (per side) Single Arm Tempo DB Push Press at 31X1 followed by max effort Plank Push Ups over Plate.
A: SA DB Push Press is tempo at 31X1 (3 second negative, pause on shoulder and pause at top). Use heaviest weight possible.
B: Plank Push Ups – Use a 45/35 LB Plate, keeping one hand on the plate perform a push up on the left side, then cross over while staying in a plank and perform on the other side. Go until failure.
Conditioning – AMRAP 14: 10 Box Jump Overs 30/24, 8 Push Jerks 95/65, 6 Front Squats. Weights are a ladder, each round increase from 95/65 to 115/75 135/95 155/105 175/125, 195/145 (add 20/10 from then on).