Lat Pulldown and Bent Over Dumbbell Row, Two Exercises to Develop and Strengthen Your Upper-Back

Having a strong upper-back is not only essential for good posture it also aids in stabilizing your shoulder girdle which reduces the chances of developing shoulder weakness and pain.  Lat pulldowns and bent over dumbbell rows are two excellent exercises for developing and strengthening your upper-back muscles.  Watch the video below as I demonstrate how […]

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Having Muscle is Important to Our Overall Health

  Muscles aren’t just for bodybuilders. They’re for everyone. We are physiologically designed to have a fair amount of muscle mass built through regular exercise. Muscle mass that allows us to metabolize carbohydrates efficiently, recover from injury or illness, and maintain our strength, resilience and health into old age. The importance of muscle mass, strength, […]

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Reverse Wood Chops on a Bosu is Great for Improved Balance and Core Strength

Having a strong core is crucial to having good balance.  Using a BOSU as part of your exercise routine is great for increasing your core strength and improving your balance, and reverse wood chops standing on a BOSU is one of my favorites. Watch as I demonstrate the proper form and technique while performing this […]

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Snacks That Will Help You Lose Weight

Trying to Lose Weight?  Here are 18 Snacks That Will Help That is the title of a great article from SkinnyMom.com.  If you are looking to lose weight these 18 snacks can help you when you also incorporate regular exercise and eating healthy meals. 1. Edamame with sea salt: This tasty veggie packs 8 grams […]

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Getting Old Stinks Or Does It?

In my profession as a personal trainer I often hear statements like this, “It stinks getting old” as people start to complain of some ache or pain that they associate with age. To which I reply, “what’s age got to do with it?” The culprits behind most aches and pains people associate with aging is […]

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