Believe it or not, statistics show ONE out of every FOUR people will have a heart attack this year….that’s a scary number. Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women, exceeding even cancer and other chronic diseases. Below are key strategies to decrease the chance for heart disease and/or heart attacks. 1. The TYPE of Beef You Eat “Where’s the beef?” you ask. Well it shouldn’t be from commercial cows. Not a good choice if you want to prevent heart disease, or worse, a heart attack. The cows used
This holiday and like many others, you are most likely faced with extra holiday treats, get together with family & friends and possibly planning a getaway if you are lucky enough to enjoy a long weekend. Here are some simple holiday tips to stay on track with your fitness goals. 1. Start with a healthy breakfast. It's the most important meal of the day and you may not be able to control what’s served on the brunch or dinner table but you can certainly control what you eat when you wake up.
The biggest issue that moms tend to forget is taking care of themselves first. Remember when you get on an airplane and they tell you to put on your own oxygen mask first? As moms, we tend to our kids, our husbands, our dog and our house all before ourselves. But when you start taking care of yourself first, you’re in a happier place, you feel good, and your whole family is going to feel that. Our Fit-Family Boot Camps make it easier to take care of yourself when you have little
As we get ready for the Christmas weekend. I started reflecting on most of my kids coming home and how to meet all of their needs. It is always tough when you bring everyone together that live away and have different expectations. It doesn't stop at age 3 or 10 or 30 years old. What about a mom's primary job? It's not cooking dinner, changing diapers, helping your first grader with his spelling each night or your grown kids saving money. The most important assignment a mom has is to nurture her children. But what