Is It Nutrition Or A Diet

  This will be quick, because I for know how difficult it is to follow a “diet”.  I am one to follow 80/50 or 85/15 rule in my intakes.  Does this mean I don’t eat carbs? Uh yeah, honestly I cannot lift weights without carbs, but not over indulging.  Yes I enjoy holidays, vacations, birthdays,Continue reading “Is It Nutrition Or A Diet”

Learning Not to COMPARE

    Beginning my workout journey wasn’t easy.  I’d look at other females regardless of age and would compare their results especially if it appeared we were doing the same workouts. Reality since that time has taught me several things and has kept my journey ongoing even when it seems I am at a plateau.Continue reading “Learning Not to COMPARE”

Trying to Find That Time …….

I am loving my workouts and am really trying to add on more as I really can tell the difference when I extend my workouts. I’m sure many who read my blog know that I am a HUGE FAN of BEACHBODY.  Yes I love working out at home with over 700 workouts and trainers toContinue reading “Trying to Find That Time …….”

Fun In My Workouts

  What the heck is that who has fun working out? 🙋🏽‍♀️. Am I smiling , really no, BUT I am enjoying my workout the challenge, me building a relationship with my body, learning my strength and endurance has out weighed what I thought my limits were.  As well as the mental growth as aContinue reading “Fun In My Workouts”

When Do I Increase My Weights

My  Weight lifting has become a HUGE part of my fitness journey, and I am still working on as well have improved on my nutrition which is major.  I am fond of my home workouts for reasons I shall share later but my focus is on weight increase. My workouts are with a trainer, andContinue reading “When Do I Increase My Weights”

My Reasons for Combining Caridio and Weights

My fitness journey like so many has ups and down but there is one thing I know for certain it is necessary for me to combine my workouts with cardio and weights. It took me awhile to like  weights, what got me interested?  There are a several reasons : 1. With my history of eatingContinue reading “My Reasons for Combining Caridio and Weights”

Supporting Others and Neglecting Myself

Hi there I’m uncertain if I have used the correct title on this blog, not at all.  Simply put I am not neglecting myself by all means but I am neglecting my support. As I travel and it is travel on my fitness journey, I see how so many of my friends, family, coworkers andContinue reading “Supporting Others and Neglecting Myself”

The Benefits Of A Challenge Group

What is a Challenge Group? , for sure it’s not a competition group. You are not competing against others or measuring your fitness level against another.  It is a group of individuals, you can reside in the same area or you can be all about the country.  You post and share your fitness journey withContinue reading “The Benefits Of A Challenge Group”

Hold The Banner High-trust the process- Your Goal Are Closer

I If there is anyone  who knows about “frustration and wanting to give up” on workouts, healthy eating and being on a fitness journey with a positive mindset, it would be ME. It’s the way it is, looking for fast and immediate change on a fitness journey.  Now the younger you are you will seeContinue reading “Hold The Banner High-trust the process- Your Goal Are Closer”

The People You Love Can Hurt/ Deter You

I know I am not the only one who has and will experience this.  Family members, spouses, daughters, sons, brothers, sisters, you get it and YES they sometimes say things they hurt us on any journey be it physical as mine is or goal, accomplishment at work. For me it is my fitness journey.  IContinue reading “The People You Love Can Hurt/ Deter You”