Music

Listening to music while working out makes it more enjoyable but did you know it also helps you workout harder?  “Music is like a legal drug for athletes,” says Costas Karageorghis, Ph.D. from London’s Brunel University school of Sport and Education. “It can reduce the perception of effort significantly and increase endurance by as much […]

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What are you doing today at 1p ET? Join me on Twitter with The Laughing Cow for a Fall Fitness chat to win coupons for free Laughing Cow products. I’ll be answering your fall fitness questions including pre and post workout snacks, how often you should be doing it, where to find new workouts, smoothie […]

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It’s the middle of August and you might be sick of hearing “bikini body” and “swimsuit season.” If you’re like me, you’ve pretty much decided to enjoy the rest of summer and go sober for September. I may not always eat or drink the right thing, but I’m always exercising which makes a huge difference […]

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I can’t seem to get the Taylor Swift song “I knew you were trouble” out of my head lately. Then I watched this cover featuring a rock band made up of 50 kids. So good. I put it on my Half Marathon YouTube Playlist to watch it the next time I hit up the treadmill. […]

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On Sunday, I am running my very first half marathon. I signed up yesterday! I was planning on running the Nike Half in San Francisco before I learned about Kona. I continued my training and was hopeful I would find a half that would fit my schedule. With only 40 spots left, I paid the […]

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Summer weather can be “muggy,” so getting up early to get in a workout is sometimes the only way to guarantee a workout. If you don’t exercise in the morning, you need to stay hydrated and eat properly to keep energy levels up. People get out of work at 5 or 6 but have a […]

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The iPhone has thousands of health and fitness apps geared towards helping get you in the best shape of your life. How do you find the best app in the sea of paid and free offerings? In my opinion, here are the 5 best iPhone apps to feed your healthy obsessions. What are your favorite […]

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One day cold afternoon last winter, I was running my routine 3.8 mile loop and just stopped. I was bored. I was tired. I was also kinda sad. I had a personal issue going on and really was not in the mood to power through a workout. I glanced down at my iPhone and began […]

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