You've made it through the first half of the challenge and you deserve, scratch that, NEED a rest day. Today, I want you to let your body rest and recover with a rejuvenating stretch routine. Pull out your yoga mat, some relaxing tunes, maybe even light a couple of holiday candles, and give your muscles the TLC they deserve. It's Meal Prep Day! I always prep my meals on Saturday or Sundays to make sure I'm fueling properly throughout my busy workweek. Take a couple hours to prepare some lean protein and whole grains, chop some fresh fruit, cook some vegetables, hard boil some eggs, and prepare healthy snacks for on-the-go. You can find more meal prep tips in this
You are halfway through your 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge! You've all been working so hard and I'm LOVING all of your check-ins. I'm so excited to give one of you some of my favorite products from Slap Nutrition, I Am Bar, and Carmel Barre! Today, I'm challenging you to a 5k run or walk! It's just a little over three miles! Lace up your running shoes (I'll be rocking my New Balance 711v2 shoes) and find a fun trail, run around your neighborhood, or jump on the treadmill. There's nothing like a runner's high. I can't wait for you to experience it yourself! Goal Evaluation Challenge The halfway mark of a challenge is the perfect time to re-evaluate your
It's Day 5 of your 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge and you're in for a treat. I love using a Swiss ball in my workouts to add extra core toning to my strength training. Creating an unstable surface (or having to balance with the exercise ball) forces you to contract your ab muscles the whole time and amps up the calorie burn! This workout will sculpt your body from head-to-toe so let's get to it! Download your printable version by right clicking here and selecting "Save/Download As." Healthy Dessert Challenge Are you dealing with massive holiday treat cravings? Yup, me too! When I want to dive head first into a bowl of Figgy Pudding, I simply crush the craving with a healthy alternative.
Say hello to Day 4 of your 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge. You're already a third of the way through! Have you been keeping up on your check-ins? You don't want to miss out on an opportunity to win some majorly juicy prizes. If you plan on wearing a sleeveless dress this holiday season, this may be your favorite workout of the challenge! Sculpted, svelte arms are just a few exercises away. Strong is sexy ladies. Let's show off those guns! Download your printable version by right clicking here and selecting "Download/Save Image As." Don't forget to check in once you've completed your Angel Wings Workout on Facebook or Instagram for a chance to win awesome prizes from IAmBar, Slap Nutrition, and Carmel
Day 3 of your 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge and you are rocking it! Are you sore? Good! Make sure you're drinking plenty of water, getting enough sleep, and eating a combination of complex carbohydrates and lean protein within 60 minutes of your workout. This will help fend off achy muscles. Keep up the hard work. You'll thank me later, I promise! You don't need to ask Santa for a perky booty! This workout is your ticket to a lifted, sculpted derriere. There's no equipment needed unless you want to add an extra challenge and grab a small, circular resistance band. Download your printable version by right clicking here and selecting "Save File As." Don't forget to check in once you've