2018/06/29
What is the Mermaid Workout

What is the Mermaid Workout and Should You Try it?

What is the Mermaid Workout and Should You Try it? Have you heard of the mermaid workout? It’s one of the latest fitness trends, and also one of the strangest. Despite how weird it might appear, though, the mermaid workout is one that you should try at least once. Check out the information below to learn all about it. What Is the Mermaid Workout? Fin Fun Mermaid is a brand that sells mermaid tails, and they are the company that is responsible for creating the mermaid workout, which was inspired by a mermaid’s movements. Yes, we’re talking about mermaids like Ariel. Strange, yet effective, this exercise is actually a full-body workout that definitely engages the core. You move through water […]
2018/06/02

How to Start Working Out After Years of Being Sedentary

How to Start Working Out After Years of Being Sedentary So many of us tell ourselves that it’s time to start working out. However, when you haven’t been active for several years, that thought can seem overwhelming. Still, as daunting as it may feel, it is very important to overcome your sedentary lifestyle. Remaining inactive as a lifestyle is detrimental to your health. It is more than worth your while to make the effort to start working out. Certainly, it can be challenging. However, it is a challenge worth taking on. After all, once you start working out, you’ll start to experience benefits nearly right away. You’ll feel proud of yourself. You will start feeling more energized. You may even […]
2018/05/28
Is Working Out in the Morning Better

Is Working Out in the Morning Better for You?

Is Working Out in the Morning Better for You? If you have heard that working out in the morning is good for you, there’s a reason why. Engaging in exercise in the morning does offer many benefits to the exerciser, including enhancing metabolism, improving physical and mental energy, encouraging better sleep and more. Here are some great reasons why working out in the morning can be good for your health can be optimal for losing weight, and may be a better than working out in the afternoon or evening. Benefits of Working Out in the Morning Include… You’re more likely to workout consistently Although you may have every intention of exercising after work, depending on how your day goes, you […]
2018/02/12
how exercise makes you feel good

The Science Behind Why Exercise Makes You Feel Good

Just about everyone is familiar with the “runner’s high,” but most people don’t really know why exercise makes you feel good. Well, it’s true, exercise does improve the way that you feel, both mentally and physically. Here’s why exercise makes you feel good: Neurochemistry The quick way to explain why physical activity makes you feel good is to simply link the activity to the release of endorphins. But there are also other chemicals, such as serotonin, norepinephrine, and the neurotransmitter anandamide, that become elevated during exercise. These flood into your bloodstream and eventually make their way into your brain, giving you that familiar euphoric feeling that you get after your workout. And because low levels of serotonin and norepinephrine are […]
2018/01/23
how to be more active while at work

Odd Ways to Be More Active While at Work

Odd Ways to Be More Active While at Work Just because you are at work—especially if you work a sedentary desk job—certainly does not mean that you can’t find ways of being more active to stay fit and healthy. In fact, there are some odd, yet effective, ways to stay active while on the job. Check out the tips below to get started. Don’t Send Emails All the Time Rather than sending an email or a text message to your colleagues, get up and walk over to them to talk to them. You might be surprised by how many times you need to get up and walk over to them when you take your communication out of the digital format. […]
2017/12/27
cardio workouts indoors

Best Fat Blasting Workouts to do Indoors

Best Fat Blasting Workouts to do Indoors You don’t have to go to the gym to enjoy a fat blasting workout. In fact, you don’t even need to leave the house Just make some space in your home where you can perform the following fat burning exercises so that you can get feel the burn even on the coldest winter day when you don’t want to leave the comfort of home. For an even more intense burn, we suggest combining the following workouts with one of the top weight loss tablets. Running in Place Running is a great way to burn fat, but when you are stuck inside, you don’t have the space to run like you would if you […]
2017/12/19
workouts to burn 500 calories or more

These Workouts Burn 500 Calories or More

These Workouts Burn 500 Calories or More There are several different ways to burn 500 calories or more during your workout routine. So if you are finding that your current exercise schedule is not giving you the results that you want, consider adding in the following workouts to the mix. These could help you burn through more calories and boost your weight loss efforts. Zumba Taking a one-hour Zumba class will burn around 500 calories. Just be sure to put your full effort into it, and have fun throughout the class. Boxing Using a punching bag for around an hour will help you burn through 500 calories or more, while at the same time helping you release some stress, tension, […]
2017/09/18
biggest reasons for weight gain on a diet

Reasons for Weight Gain on a Diet and Exercise Program

Reasons for Weight Gain on a Diet and Exercise Program As frustrating as it is, there are a large number of reasons for weight gain on a diet despite your best efforts. This can be very hard on your motivation to keep going. After all when you’ve been doing nothing but counting calories and exercising every day, watching the numbers rise on the scale can make it seem like it’s not worth it at all. That said, when you understand the reasons for weight gain on a diet you might find that you are less discouraged. Often, it doesn’t mean that you’re actually gaining body fat. There is a lot more going on in your body than can be detected […]
2017/08/04
Working on a Balance Ball at your desk

5 Surprising Benefits of Working on a Balance Ball at Your Desk

5 Surprising Benefits of Working on a Balance Ball at Your Desk The concept of working on a balance ball instead of a chair at your desk isn’t a new one. In fact, it wasn’t long after those inflatable exercise tools first became popular that many people started subbing them in at their desks. That said, for many, working on a balance ball wasn’t much more than a fad. This is likely because they didn’t actually realize how many benefits they were actually receiving from using the ball in this way. There are a surprising number of benefits to working on a balance ball instead of a desk chair. Consider the following before you head to your office at work […]
2017/07/05
Must-Do Kettlebell Moves

Get Your Kettlebell Moves on With This Must-Do List

Get Your Kettlebell Moves on With This Must-Do List Kettlebell moves are becoming increasingly more common at the gym, and for good reason. These workouts are highly effective, and they can also be done safely as long as you execute every move with the right form. But with so many different exercises to choose from, which kettlebell moves should you be focusing on? Check out the must-do list below to get started. The Swing To gain strength in your lower body and your core, try the kettlebell swing. Start by getting into a deadlift position and keeping your kettlebell just a few feet in front of the body. Next, you can hike that kettlebell between the legs and then propel […]