Staying fit as a stay at home dad

Staying Fit as a Stay at Home Dad

Mary-Beth Folger EXERCISE, FITNESS, WELLNESS Leave a Comment

We hear a good deal of fitness talk regarding stay-at-home moms, and rightfully so—but what about stay-at-home dads? It goes without saying having kids is a huge life adjustment, for either parent. They require an endless well of energy and focus, which can leave you feeling like you don’t have time to invest in your own fitness. But, life has …

three keys to motivation

Three Keys to Motivation

Mary-Beth Folger FITNESS, MOTIVATION, WELLNESS Leave a Comment

You’re in the driver seat. Your level of motivation is all up to you, which is precisely the problem. Your well of motivation depends on a single critical component—emotions. It’s unavoidable. You can accomplish any number of tactical feats, but until you address how you feel about it, your chances of success are diminished. Think about any difficulty that you …

The 30-Day Burpee Challenge That Will Totally Kick Your Butt

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Burpees: We love to hate ’em, but if you stick to this 30-day challenge, you’ll feel stronger, tighter, and more toned by the end of the month Ah, the burpee. It’s one of the most dreaded exercise moves across the board, and yet every workout seems to incorporate a version of it (hello, even yoga’s sunrise salutation bears a striking …

Chair squats

TRY THIS: CHAIR SQUATS

Mary-Beth Folger FITNESS, WEIGHT LOSS Leave a Comment

Grab your chair and make sure it’s on a sturdy surface, where it won’t slide around. Stand in front of the chair, facing away, with your feet about hip-distance apart. Keeping your weight in your heels, start to take a seat, pressing your glutes down and back until you’re just about to touch the seat. But instead of sitting, hover …