Bringing Sweaty Back

Routine or Rut – you choose!

Never have we experienced times such as these.  The whole world has been cattyampus since March. As we gradually take baby steps toward a new normal, never has there been a better time to start a routine.  "Anything is a hassle before it becomes a habit" ~ Angi Abercrombie  Girl it's time to climb!  Climb… Continue reading Routine or Rut – you choose!

Bringing Sweaty Back

Why lose weight anyway?

Why live a healthy lifestyle anyway?  What's in it for me you might ask. Don't you want to feel better? Why lose the the weight...BECAUSE.... You've tried to lose weight before without proper encouragement and training but  you have been unsuccessful. You've tried to moderate and portion control. You've tried all the fad diets and… Continue reading Why lose weight anyway?

Bringing Sweaty Back

Push past the plateau

 The scorching Texas temperature is a ceaseless reminder.  Texans keep fingers crossed that the extreme heat will plateau then quickly nose dive back down into the mid 90's. Speaking of plateaus, I want to address this real phenomenon that can happen to anyone.  Perhaps you are one of many who hit the weights hard during… Continue reading Push past the plateau

Bringing Sweaty Back, Muscles and Mascara

Keep Calm Stay Cool

Do you feel that? It seems to me that there is a certain electricity in the air.  Or could it be that it's just the sense a heightened awareness of germs.  Everywhere you look you can spot a Purell pump, a table with GIN grade sanitizer and a jumbo box of latex gloves. I'm a… Continue reading Keep Calm Stay Cool

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Balls to the wall

It's Friday which in home sheltering/quarantine mode doesn't mean as much as it once did!  But I still like the sound of it!   The world slowed down a little bit.  We're not all out running and gunning living life "balls to the wall" but it sure isn't going to slow my roll on the FITness… Continue reading Balls to the wall

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TABATA BING TABATA BOOM BIRTHDAY

In light of my upcoming (47th) birthday I want to gift you with a passing of the torch so to speak.  I'm gifting you with my favorite timed workout in the whole wide world.  I'm passing the tabata torch to you! For those of you who are new to TABATA, here is a tutorial of… Continue reading TABATA BING TABATA BOOM BIRTHDAY

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Amazon Active Wear

Hello and happy Monday!  Welcome to another Amazon prime wardrobe active wear try on session. I had been feeling a little out of sorts and pining for a style refresh but then COVID-19 came and destroyed my shopping dreams. Quarantine caused a cataclysmic hault on what I thought was going to be a closet overhaul.… Continue reading Amazon Active Wear

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Inspiration Invitation

URGHH...It's still FEBRUARY!  I dont know about you but I have a very hard time finding inspiration and motivation in the blah ho hum Winter months.  It's grey, cold and wet and I miss the sunshine. Unfortunatly I can't just crawl under the covers with a delicious book or Netflix marathon for the month.  So… Continue reading Inspiration Invitation

Muscles and Mascara

Now what?

You have kicked the unhealthy habit(s) to the curb! You hit a stride and found a comfortable routine.  You know the drill and you are keeping to your uncompromising promise to exercise at least twice a week.  Food choices, by comparison, are lights out better than ever.  Gone are the days of binge eating or… Continue reading Now what?

Bringing Sweaty Back, Muscles and Mascara

Well-Rounded

This wasn't exactly an ideal hallmark for an impressionable female teenager. "Well - Rounded" really? The picture above would sure speak to a well rounded head of hairsprayed hair that's for  certain.  But like hairstyles, trends change. Let's remember that I was a prodigy of the 70's, when hippie chic "skinny" girls graced the Copper Tone… Continue reading Well-Rounded