My last post discussed how important a healthy diet is for weight loss, more important than exercise. But that doesn’t mean exercise isn’t important too. Exercising will help speed up your results, it’ll give you more energy, it’ll make you happier, it will help you burn more calories (muscle burns more calories than fat), and… Continue reading Starting a Fitness Regime for Beginners
Weight loss is 20% exercise, and 80% nutrition. Most of us have heard this expression, and the first time I did, it was a kick in the lady-balls. It’s easy for me to workout, it’s not easy for me to give up the foods I love. I thought that I could workout, and eat whatever… Continue reading Weight loss is 20% exercise, and 80% nutrition.
Disclaimer: I’m not a trained professional in either nutrition or fitness. All of these views are my own, and based on my own experience with trying to live a healthier lifestyle. We all know how it goes, you’re in high school, eating chocolate, pizza, and obscene amounts of everything that you shouldn’t. You don’t… Continue reading Getting Started in your 20’s
Most of us have heard the statement that “muscle burns more calories than fat”, but just how many more calories does muscle burn than fat, and what does that mean? Let’s start with the numbers: Calories burned per day by fat: 2 calories per pound of fat Calories burned per day by muscle: 6 calories… Continue reading Muscle Burns More Calories than Fat, But How Much?
If you've just stumbled across this post, you can start at the beginning of this program by clicking here. You might be starting to lose motivation now, but it’s important to push through. Take another look at your goals and why you want to achieve them. Really think about them, and let them drive you… Continue reading Week 1 Day 4
If you've just stumbled across this post, you can start at the beginning of this program by clicking here. It’s Day 2! It doesn’t matter if you’ve already made mistakes in Day 1, all that’s important is that you keep moving forward! Challenge 1: Drink 2 Litres of water today. Track how much you… Continue reading Week 1 Day 2
I started creating this daily motivation program for myself, and then I thought that maybe some other’s could benefit from it as well, so I decided to share! I’ve got one week completed, and if it proves to be popular, then I’ll get some more together and posted. So if this is something you’d like… Continue reading Free Motivation Program