You’ve heard me say it a hundred times – physical activity is a necessary part of a healthy lifestyle. You can eat clean 365 days a year, but if you don’t move your body, you’re not giving it everything that it needs to function optimally – nor are you truly “healthy”. Women that are over the age of 60 have to be very selective when choosing physical activities to partake in. For us lovely ladies that are in this age group, it’s normal to experience certain aches and pains.Read More
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While the start of a new calendar year can be the perfect time to set new fitness goals, it’s up to us, ladies, to listen to our bodies to set realistic, smart and safe fitness goals. What’s the benefit? It’s two-fold. Fitness isn’t a one-size-fits-all mentality. No two women are the same – and those of us in our fifties and sixties certainly aren’t in the same place as women in their twenties and thirties. Our bodies are different, and we have to account for these differences when we set our fitness goals. The benefit here is that if we take the time to recognize and set smaller, realistic goals, we’re more likely to accomplish them.
It’s already hard sticking to a workout routine, but it’s also hard trying to exercise when you’re too sore to workout. It’s easy to throw in the towel and do nothing, but it’s best to stay proactive to get back to your routine. Here’s how to reduce soreness and get back to your workout program quickly!Read More
Many women over fifty are super busy and complain they don’t have time for a full workout so here are 7 sneaky ways to get exercise into your day. Waking up early to go to the gym first thing or taking a Pilates class right after work might sound good on paper, but actually keeping your exercise plans can be challenging. If you feel like every day is a marathon don’t worry! These 7 sneaky tricks can be a great way to fit exercise into your day and help you meet your fitness goals.Read More
Picture this – you’ve had a long day and you’re feeling absolutely burnt out. You long for the moment you get home, put on a comfortable pair of sweats, and cuddle on your sofa with a blanket and a healthy a glass of wine. Your favorite bottle is waiting for you in the kitchen and it’s calling your name!
I think it’s safe to say we’ve all been there. I’ll be the first to admit that there’s something truly relaxing about this scene. I’ve indulged in time and time again. I’ve also enjoyed many cocktails over the years during the holidays, while on vacation or as I was out on the town with my friends. Whichever way you slice it, for many of us, alcohol is present in our lives.Read More