Blogs about Sleep

Overcoming Sleep Apnea: A Beneficial Guide

 

A personal invite to stronger living

That's great just remember that one size doesn't always fit all. Have fun with it and modify as you see fit.  Also, if you ever have any specific questions about your routine or how to optimize your use of the machines, free weights, or core exercises, let me know.  If you can prioritize sleeping smarter, lowing chronic stress and inflammation, utilizing better hydration strategies, and creating quick and easy healthy snacks from more nutrient-dense items that would be great and you will on your way to living stronger. 

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Don’t Overlook the Importance of Rest Days

When it comes to working out, it’s easy to assume that more is better. After all, the more time you spend in the gym, the more opportunities you have to lose weight, build muscle, and stay in shape. But did you know that too much exercise is actually bad for you? Your body needs rest in order to thrive. Why Rest and Recovery Matters 

6 Morning Rituals You Can Implement Right Now

The alarm is set for 6 AM and it goes off with a loud beeping sound that rips you out of your sleep. Confused and a little delirious, you hit the snooze button. “5 more minutes,” you think. 5 minutes later the alarm goes off again. Grabbing your phone you check your emails and fear sets in that your workload for the day is already piling up.

4 Reasons Cold Is Good For Your Body

 As temperatures drop in the winter, most people turn up the heat, snuggle under a fleece blanket, and wait for the warm weather to return. This makes sense if your only goal is to stay warm, but sometimes a little cold can do wonders for your health. 1. Ice baths reduce the risk of injury 

What Role Does Sleep Play in Muscle Recovery?

 There are dozens of obstacles to achieving your goal weight and muscle mass, especially if genetics aren’t on your side. As you work on boosting muscle, recovery is one of the most important aspects. If you don’t allow your muscles to properly recover, not only will it be difficult to obtain muscle mass, but you’ll also increase your risk for injury. Sleep plays a huge role in proper recovery.

WHAT DREAMS MAY COME...

 Lying comfortably in bed and pondering “What dreams may come?” Or has a very busy day amped-up your mind?  It may surprise you that the #1 area of your wellness to address first is NOT food.  It is NOT activity.  It is… SWEET RECOVERY.

3 Ways Successful And Fit Women Slay Their Day

 After a long day at work, the last thing you want to do is spend your evening cooking dinner or schlepping to the gym for an hour on the elliptical. You are tired, hungry and stressed, and all you want to do is collapse on the couch and catch up on Netflix.

Connected to the Earth: Why it is Important to Stay Grounded

“Grounding” or “Earthing” has been a hot topic in the last few years. Our modern lifestyle has disconnected us from the earth’s surface energy –and emerging science reveals that direct contact with the ground allows us to receive an energy infusion, compliments of Mother Earth. Many call this “Vitamin G” – G for ground.