7 Bodyweight Exercises that Keep You Fit

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When Life Gets in the Way Guest post by Shelly Stinson No matter how determined you are to get and stay fit, sometimes life gets in the way. Work sends you on an unplanned business trip, your kids tell you last minute that they have somewhere to be right away, or some other … [Read more...]

Your Weight Does NOT Define You

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Guest post by Dane Hamada  Not surprisingly, many Strongfigure readers voice their concerns about "weight" : Maintaining "ideal weight" Gaining weight Fluctuations in weight Being a slave to the scale Dropping fat Belly fat Plateaus and … [Read more...]

Erik Checked Me Out and it Changed My Whole Life

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When I first started attending the gym regularly, I had no clue what I was doing there. Naturally, I hopped on the cardio machines, put in my time, and left when I was sweaty and finished. One of my favorite stories to tell people is the story of the first time I ever saw Erik … [Read more...]

Food Prep for Macro Counters

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In my 12+ year quest for the ultimate nutrition plan, I realized... there is no set "ultimate" nutrition plan that works for everyone. Some people really enjoy ketogenic diets, some love Paleo nutrition, some advocate for the Zone block program, and some--like me--really … [Read more...]

An Insomniac’s Solution to Better Sleep

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Last week I wrote a post about how to prevent Alzheimer's disease (AD) and I addressed four simple ways we can all reduce our chances of developing AD. The final prevention strategy I identified was getting adequate sleep. Sleep is Important When we sleep, our brains flush … [Read more...]