I’m off to China! I will be spending 6 weeks in China visiting friends, trying new teas and exotic foods.
For the first time ever I used a hotel exercise room. This gym had two treadmills, and some other equipment that I didn’t bother with. I chose to repeat the last run I did but it felt good anyway.
Merry Christmas and a happy new year! I had a great Christmas today. I woke up and had some rice crispies for breakfast. For lunch I had some nachos and snacked on some jerky throughout the afternoon. Dinner consisted of a bowl of soup. Continue reading “C25K Challenge Day 8”
By: Mark Halpenny
So, the Holiday season is almost over. You’re feeling a little sluggish and are still full from the family dinner a few days ago. You decide that it’s time to make a change, but, where to begin? You don’t want to walk into a gym that’s as busy as a zoo — especially around January — when the only time it’s quiet to use the machines is at 3:30 in the morning. These are my 5 simple tips to getting up and off the couch and getting that blood flowing again during these unforgiving winter months.
Continue reading “Guest Blog: 5 tips to for getting started/ starting up again for better overall fitness.”
Had a pretty good day today. I had raisin bran for breakfast and some oranges for lunch. For dinner I had loin pork chop with beans. It was nice out so I took my dog Tai Continue reading “C25K Challenge Day 7”
Today’s run was great. I’m a quarter of the way done the program and I don’t think I’m going to give up. It got me sweating a lot. It was a good stress relief and really felt great. I slept in and missed breakfast, however lunch was great. I had eggs and bacon. For an afternoon snack I had some popcorn and watched some Netflix. I had a delicious sweet potato paleo nachos for supper.
I also lifted weights and finally lifted 200 lbs.
As important as it is to feed your body with healthy food, it is important to satiate your mind with nutrition that is good for the soul. A steady diet of healthy positive thinking can do wonders to elevate your mood and your mind. Here are 5 things you can do to boost your mood. Continue reading “5 Great Mood Boosters!”
Today I just had some eggs for breakfast with a bit of cinnamon, I snacked on some oranges throughout the day and had some leftover chicken pot pie for lunch. I did my run around 2:00 pm today and lifted weights right after. Continue reading “C25K Callenge Day 5”