Happy Monday All! I'm sure at one point or another, you have heard about the "fat-burning zone." To burn more fat, you should workout at a low-intensity, right? Well, not exactly. This theory is based on relative percentages. When working out at a low intensity, a larger percentage of your burned calories comes from fat. … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: The Truth About the Fat Burning Zone
Happy Monday All! Today, counting macros and flexible dieting is everywhere! There are hundred of different online calculators that will tell you how much protein, fats, and carbohydrates you should be eating to achieve your fitness goals. However, have you ever wondered what is too much or too little protein? As a freshman in college, … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: How Much Protein Do You Need?
Happy Monday All! Can you believe this is the last Monday of February? I honestly don't know where the past 24 days went. I suppose taking exams has a way of blending time together! With the end of February approaching, I thought I would share my favorite things from this past month! Blue Light Glasses … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: February Favorites
Happy Monday All! As my undergraduate career comes to an end, I have felt excessively stressed. Not knowing exactly what the future holds is intimidating and leaves an empty hole inside my stomach. Needless to say, I have felt extremely anxious the past month trying to make decisions on what I am doing after graduation. […]
Happy Monday All! It's the beginning of the month and time for a new challenge! Rather than have you (and me!) do something different everyday, I wanted this challenge to be something different every week! Check it out below: Feb. 4th - Feb 10th: Increase the number of hours you sleep. How can you do this? … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: February Challenge
Hello Monday! Last week was mentally tough for me. BUT, it's a new week, and it can only go up from here, am I right? And, what's a better way to kick off the week than capturing your favorite things from this past month? Let's get started! Alphalete Hoodie - It literally feels as if … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: January Favorites
Happy Monday All! The first Monday of 2019 and January calls for a new challenge, am I right? Plus, monthly challenges help motivate me to stay on track! This challenge is a little different from my previous ones. Rather than building on each other, each day entails a healthy task to complete! Check it out … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: January Challenge
Happy New Year's Eve All! I was very fortunate this past year not only academically, but I was also able to travel outside the United States, land a scribe position, and step outside my comfort zone to start a blog! With 2019 approaching quickly, I can't help but think what I want to achieve in … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: Let’s Talk New Year’s Resolutions
Happy Monday All! It's 6:00am. My alarm goes off, and all I want to do is cover my head with a pillow. I do not want to walk in the cold to go to the gym. All I want to do is stay in bed, and watch movies. Can you relate? We constantly hear people … Continue reading #MotivationMonday: What Does Science Say?
Happy Monday (and Labor Day) All! I do not know about you, but lately, I have been super excited to listen to some tunes during my workout. Typically, I solely listen to country music. However, I have ventured out slightly the past couple of workouts, and I am enjoying my workouts even more! It’s still … Continue reading #MotivationMonday