The gym is my temple. It is my sanctuary from the outside world. Continue reading The Gym is My Temple
The new year has arrived and everyone is making their resolutions. I already wrote my stance on all that here so I’m not going to dig into it again. A lot of people, filled with motivation and drive, will get a gym membership. They will go religiously for a couple weeks, maybe even a month, then lose their focus. They’ll start making excuses about how they don’t have the time or energy to do it. Their gym membership will collect dust, in a sense, and it’s likely they’ll never use it. Continue reading Why Exercise is the Best Gift You Can Give Yourself
I wanted to do something fun and different this week. I was thinking about how everyone who works out, whether they are at the gym or going for a run, enjoys listening to music. The music you listen to can say a lot about your personality or just what genres and artists you like. It’s fun to share with others what your favorite tracks are because music is something that brings people together. The amazing thing about music is how each song can make you feel a certain way. It can bring out emotions based on when you heard it or what it makes you reminisce about. Continue reading 10 Songs You Should Add to Your Workout Playlist
When someone mentions ‘exercise’ or starts talking about their latest trip to the gym, there are two common reactions: a groan (with an eye roll for dramatic effect) or guilt. The truth is a lot of Americans, and people around the world, either don’t exercise or do exercise but hate every minute of it. Continue reading What’s Stopping You From Exercising?
It is no big secret that exercise is part of a healthy lifestyle, but a lot of people don’t make a trip to the gym part of their daily or even weekly routine. I get it: life can be overwhelming sometimes. We get caught up with school, work, friends, taking care of kids, etc. But besides looking and feeling good, there is a big benefit of exercise that a lot of people don’t think about: Confidence. Continue reading Exercise Builds Confidence: My Story