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Weight Loss team blog
Healthier, Practical, Lifelong Weight Loss Rules by Dr. Lauren Schofield Statistics reveal that weight loss is America’s number one “New Year’s Resolution”, with 48% choosing to shed the pounds this January 1st. Gym membership soar, diet gimmicks rage and only 8% of those will succeed after 6 weeks. Sad, but […]

Rethinking the Rules of Weight Loss


Vegan Dinner - Friday Fit Tip
My Friday Fit Tip Less Meat – Lower Blood Pressure Studies show that eating less meat can help to lower blood pressure. Not ready to go vegan? Keep in mind those same studies show that even going vegetarian part time has a lot of benefits, try a meat free dinner […]

Easy Tip to Help to Lower Your Blood Pressure


5 Tips for Better Workouts and Better Results Strength training is a critical component of every exercise program because it builds muscle. Studies show that once you are 25 years old you can lose up to a half pound of muscle per year, when you hit 50 that number can […]

Better Workout and Better Results



Episode 13: EOW: Cross Chop to Knee
Strength, Coordination, Balance and Flexibility Cross Chop to Knee The Cross Chop to Knee is an excellent functional move that not only works your abs and hips but also helps you improve your coordination, balance and flexibility. Be sure to create the chopping motion by focusing on crunching your abs […]

Cross Chop to Knee


Sun Salutation Demonstrated By: Stephanie Markstein, Bala Fitness Mountain (Tadasana) Stand with feet hip with apart, arms at your sides and gaze forward. Chair Posture / Squat (Utkatasana) Inhale- Arms overhead and parallel. Gaze up. Exhale- Keeping your arms extended up and parallel, bend your knees. Lower buttocks as if […]

Sun Salutation


Healthy Dinners
Healthier Dinner Tips Make Dinners Healthier Eat at least 2 hours before bed. Make dinner the last time you eat each day. Be Fit, Be Healthy, Be Happy!

Healthier Dinners



A NO Crunch … Ab exercise TRX Pike to Knee Tuck Tony makes this combination TRX ab exercise look easy. Be sure you can perform each move individually with good exercise form and technique before combining them into 1 exercise. Remember to adjust the height of the TRX straps to […]

TRX Pike to Knee Tuck


Paddle Fit – Do Anywhere Yoga Workout, by Marianne Biffel Marsh Creek Watersports  Featuring: Mike Biffel, Julia Fiorkowski, Robbie Hiro, Jack McLaughlin, Cari Moffitt Spine roll down Starting in a seated position with legs in mountain position (softly bent knees with feet on floor), and holding paddle in hands at chest height, […]

Paddle Fit Workout


Paddle Fit Basics Marianne Biffel, Marsh Creek Watersports Once the weather warms up it’s Time to get outside! Be Fit. Be Healthy. Be Happy.

Paddle Fit Basics



Mat Basic 5 Pilates Workout with Bonnie Weber The Pilates Garden and Personal Training Studio, LLC HUNDREDS Lie on back with arms at sides. Hips and knees bent to 90 degrees. Legs together. Maintain a neutral spine position with abdominals engaged. Inhale to prepare, exhale lift head and curl upper […]

Mat basic 5 – Pilates Workout


Cardio & Core in 1 Move Mountain Climber Combo Tom made the Mountain Climber Combo even more challenging by performing it with a body bar barbell on top of a Bosu. Keep it simple by first performing the combination on the floor, then progressing to the flat side of the […]

Mountain Climber Combo


About Pilates Bonnie Weber, The Pilates Garden and Personal Training Studio, LLC Be Fit. Be Healthy. Be Happy.

About Pilates



legs, fit tip
My Friday Fit Tip Get Long, Lean Legs When You Work ALL Your Leg Muscles In order to get your legs & buns in the best shape ever – you need to work ALL the muscles in your glute, leg & hip area. Here is one of my favorite exercises […]

Long, Lean Legs


My Friday Fit Tip Get Results When You Make Fitness Fun Try making fitness fun again if you are bored, tired or sick of your fitness routines. No matter what your goal if you don’t enjoy your exercise and what you are doing chances are you are not going to […]

Make Fitness Fun


green tea
My Friday Fit Tip Do you like green tea? Participants in a stress study who drank several cups of green tea everyday reported less psychological distress than those who drank 1 cup. Be Fit, Be Healthy, Be Happy!

Green Tea