Active, wellness

My Fitness Journey

I wasn't always a fitness enthusiast. In fact, I used to use exercise as "punishment" for eating what I deemed "bad".   I don't categorize food as good and bad anymore--food is fuel...but that is a topic of discussion we will save for a later time.  Today, I want to share my fitness journey.  … Continue reading My Fitness Journey

Active, wellness

Kat’s Fitness: Total Body HIIT Workout

Make sure you check out my video tutorial of these exercises. While I typically repeat each round 3 times each and then do 30 minutes-1 hour of cardio (usually dance classes), you can most definitely do 3-5 times per round to get a complete workout. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eUfl4Za2C5E&feature=youtu.be     See full workout instructions in image below. … Continue reading Kat’s Fitness: Total Body HIIT Workout

Active, diets, food, wellness

How Much Protein Do You Really Need?

We've all heard it..."eat more protein if you're working out"... But what does that really mean?  For the average individual who starts walking for an hour after work--do they really need to bulk up the protein? For the person who wants to lose weight the "easy" way and not exercise, does higher protein diet benefit… Continue reading How Much Protein Do You Really Need?

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M.O.V.E.

  Do you set fitness goals for the week and then feel really good about yourself when you complete them? Or feel even better when you exceed your goals? I think that is pretty typical for most people, and rightfully so because it helps you feel accomplished. On the flipside, have you ever set those… Continue reading M.O.V.E.

Active, nutrition, self love, wellness

My Tri-Experience

Heart racing. Legs shaking. Muscles pumping. Sweat beading. Those are all attributes of a race, my friends. I have completed numerous 5k’s, 8k’s and 2 half marathons…the next race on my list was a triathlon. I wanted to do one for years, but I just recently got a road bike and was able to fulfill… Continue reading My Tri-Experience