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How to Actually Get Back to the Gym on Monday

We’ve all said it: “The diet starts on Monday.” “I’ll get back to the gym on Monday” “Monday will be my fresh start.” Then Monday comes along and nothing has changed. It’s an exhausting cycle to be in, and often results in unnecessary guilt and shame. But it’s a cycle that you have the power to break! You really can get started on Monday. The key is to start the… Read More »How to Actually Get Back to the Gym on Monday

How to Ease Back into Your Fitness Routine

It has been a very weird year for fitness. (And everything else!) Many gyms closed and reopened multiple times. We saw at home equipment go completely out of stock. Most of us have lost motivation largely due to our homes becoming the place where we work, eat, sleep, socialize, and exercise. If you have consistently stuck to your fitness routine for the last 365 days, you are in the minority.… Read More »How to Ease Back into Your Fitness Routine

Why Your New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Stick

So you set a resolution this year. Maybe it’s fitness related, maybe it’s not. (It’s probably fitness related.) And you probably set a similar resolution last year. And the year before that. I’m guessing that they didn’t stick. Partially because you’re reading this article, and partially because most people forget about their resolutions well before December. Heck, most people forget about their resolutions in January. But that’s not because resolutions… Read More »Why Your New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Stick

The Best Training Techniques to Boost Your Workouts

You do not need any fancy tricks to build muscle. In fact, until you have mastered the basics, adding complicated techniques to your workouts can do more harm than good. Most of your strength gains will come from mastering foundational movements such as the squat, deadlift, bench press, overhead press, and row. Practicing good form and getting stronger at straight sets of these exercises will do wonders for your physique… Read More »The Best Training Techniques to Boost Your Workouts

The Best Exercise Routine

There is none. The truth is that there is no perfect workout routine. The routine that works best for you might make someone else miserable. There are many factors to consider when planning out an exercise routine. Starting a fitness routine can be overwhelming. There is a lot of information out there, and sometimes it can be hard to decipher what matters and what doesn’t. Should you lift weights or… Read More »The Best Exercise Routine