Daily Goals for Long Term Gains

Often we think of goals as a big, long term project, and they may be, but as is often the case I want to focus on the details. It’s the day-to-day goals that get us to the end result we’re after. Like the ultimate goal we’re working towards, our...

Surviving the Weekends (while counting Macros)

Staying on track Monday through Friday is the easy part.  These days are routine. You have a schedule and that schedule makes it very easy to stay consistent. Then the weekend comes and all hell breaks loose!  We tend to think we ate well during the week, therefore we...
4th of July Fruit Kabobs

4th of July Fruit Kabobs

4th of July Fruit Kabobs Ingredients Pint Strawberries 4-5 Bananas Pint of Blueberries package of wooden skewers Instructions For the first 5 or so skewers, thread 4-5 blueberries at the top, then follow with slices of bananas and strawberries. For the next several...
Wrap It Up, Part III

Wrap It Up, Part III

In the third and final installment of this series we’re talking about knee sleeves and wraps. Like weightlifting belts, when used properly knee sleeves or wraps offer a legitimate advantage. However they can also alter our movement patterns. Though there is no...
Big Joe McGhee!

Big Joe McGhee!

When Joe walks into a room, everyone knows. He can command a room of 40 people with just a word. Mister Joe McGhee is our last and final installment of Staff Appreciation Week! Joe is the kind of person who listens until the last word of your sentence. Actually, he...
Berry Protein Popsciles!

Berry Protein Popsciles!

Protein Pops – all natural and under 100 calories! Ingredients: 1/2 cup frozen mixed berries 3/4 cup unsweetened soy OR almond milk 6 oz non-fat plain Greek yogurt 1 scoop vanilla protein powder Directions: Place all ingredients together in blender and blend...