4 Steps to Master the Weighted Pistol Squat

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Guest post by Paul Vandyken Do you think The Kettlebell Pistol Squat is difficult? Do you think it’s reserved for the pros? Well, you’re not alone. After all, it requires power, flexibility, balance, coordination, and core strength. Since it’s one of the favorite … [Read more...]

9 Minerals You May Have A Deficiency In

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And How Some Healthy Foods May Hurt More Than Help Recently I have been studying a lot for my certification in Holistic Nutrition, and I have really grown to appreciate the incredible importance of minerals and how they play such a vital role in our health. Obviously minerals … [Read more...]

Summer Body Building: Beware the Dangers

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Plus 4 Tips to Living a Healthier Life Hands up if you've already thought about the summer months rolling around and the extra few pounds you'd like to shed before shorty-short season arrives? Spring has sprung and with it, the sometimes too desperate plea to the fitness gods … [Read more...]

The Importance of Grip Strength

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Part 1: STEPH My husband once laughed at me while I was trying to open a jar of jalapenos. "Functional fitness, huh? For someone so strong, it's hard to believe that you can't open a jar." My grip strength sucks, and I hate to admit it, but I've had little desire to … [Read more...]

10 Tips for Living a Healthier Life

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You've seen this meme, right? Gym December vs. January? January boasts the resolutioners and yeah, if you're one of the lifeies, you know January, February, even March is a little over-crowded. But what happens in March? Sometimes even February? The gym slowly starts to clear … [Read more...]