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5 Simple Workout Hacks To Do When Not Workout Out (Tip #1 in the Simple Series)

If you’re as shocked as I am that October is already halfway over and it’s time to start thinking about the holidays, then let’s all just sit down and take a minute to breathe and regroup.  lol! I went into mild panic mode today about all the things I have to do in my daily […]

Is walking with your toddler even a workout?

Let’s just put this out there and face the music. Sometimes moms have no other workout choice than going outside and talking a walk with their kids. Picture this: You’ve got your full workout gear on, sports bra and all to brace for a high impact sweat session. You’ve got the stroller revved and ready to go. […]

PF Progression 3: The Non-Kegel Pelvic Floor Series

Exercise 3: Single Leg Lunge Twist  Here’s the last exercise in our non-Kegel pelvic floor strengthening series.  Today we are adding load to the lunge twist by doing single leg repetitions.  Hold on to a chair or counter for balance if needed, tall core, twist through your hips, and exhale as your lunge down and […]

PF Progression 2: The Non-Kegel Pelvic Floor Series

Pelvic Floor Mini-Workshop ⭐️⭐️ We’re now on exercise 2 in our non-kegel pelvic floor mini workshop!  Add this exercise on to Exercise 1 and do them 3 times per day. So… we’re adding on to the lunge twist by adding opposing resistance from a band. Keep your arms straight out in front, tall core, twist […]

The Non-Kegel Pelvic Floor Challenge

If you’re not a fan of doing 1000 Kegels a day to strengthen your pelvic floor, you’re not alone. I’m not a fan either. And in fact, doing Kegels without working your pelvic floor in a range of motion may not be the best for you anyway, if you’ve got tightness going on.. There are […]

What you should actually be checking for in your DR self-test

Have you tested yourself for diastasis recti? Or perhaps had a doctor or physical therapist check for you?  If you have, then no doubt you were testing to see how far apart your ab muscles are from the midline. That’s a good place to start, but did you know there’s an even more important measurement […]

The One Core Exercise that Turns Your Deep Abs On Every Time

The whole point of core exercises are to work your core muscles!  But so many times, cheater muscles kick in during core work.  So, instead of activating your deep core during dead bugs or bridges or clams or squats, something else like your back or your hip flexors or obliques or other muscles will kick […]

HIIT Series – Tip 3: Revving Your Metabolism and Still Protecting Your Core

This is the third article in our HIIT series.  And for the past few weeks, we’ve been chatting about a few tips to help you know how to do HIIT workouts if you have a diastasis. The “how” is definitely important, but what’s even more important is the “why.”  Why should moms with a diastasis […]

HIIT Series – Tip 2:The Key to Fat Loss Without Dieting

As I’m sure you know by now, Fitness is my wheelhouse for a healthy body, it is not dieting. Fueling your body with clean, whole, healthy foods is necessary for your health for sure!  But dieting???  No thank you. How then, if we aren’t dieting, can we create the calorie deficit needed for weight loss? […]