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When is the best time to workout? That's one of the most popular questions I get... and like most fitness answers, it depends. The simplest answer is WORKOUT WHENEVER WORKS BEST FOR YOU. This takes some awareness. What kind of person are you? How does your typical day flow? Are you up early... or up late? When do you work? Does work or family make your schedule predictably unpredictable? When do you have the most energy? Answering these questions will tell you when is the most likely training time for you to achieve consistency. AND CONSISTENCY IS THE NAME OF THE GAME....

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Losing weight doesn't have to be complicated. It's simply a matter of calories in versus calories out. Here are 5 tricks you can start using TODAY. Imagine how good will it feel to see the scale go down! 1) WALK EVERY DAY The absolute simplest & quickest way to start burning more calories is to start walking. And I said WALKING, not trying to run a marathon. Make the time to walk 30-60 minutes a day. You can even get PAID to do so, if you like dogs. PRO TIP: Listen to audiobooks or podcasts when you're out for a...

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Gyms aren't really open in 2021, so you have to make do with what you've got... and you've always got your own body. That’s all you need to turn yourself into a WEAPON OF WAR… Here's my breakdown of my top 10 bodyweight exercises. 1) INVERTED ROW I bet you weren't expecting this as #1. Inverted rows have become a FAVORITE staple of mine. They're fantastic for developing the upper back & biceps without overstressing the shoulders. Inverted rows also combat "computer posture" & the pain that comes with it. 2) BODY SQUAT Body squats come in at #2 since...

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I gained a lot of weight during college from partying and drinking. When I graduated, I wasn't quite sure what I needed to do to reach my fitness goals. So I started searching... That's a lot of what I do. Searching for information. Learning. Applying. My goal was to lose around 30 lbs of fat, and to build a physique. I achieved that goal and maintained it to this day, even five years later. It wasn't easy, but it wasn't impossible. I just employed a little tool that got me there faster... That tool is called intermittent fasting. Intermittent fasting is a diet strategy...

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First, let's get something straight. I'm not talking about bodybuilding in terms of competing for trophies in bikinis on stage. When I talk about bodybuilding I mean the process of achieving the physique that you want. The process of losing fat, building muscle, and developing willpower. Bodybuilding doesn't just mean big muscles. Bodybuilding is how we train the body to achieve the look we want. Whether that's toned, fit, jacked, or roided-out. It's all in what we do and how we do it. The way I see it, we should all be bodybuilding. We don't have to compete on a...

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