Celebrate one of the most important men in your life – your Dad! After all, he’s done so much for you all these years, from your childhood to your adult years. With all of the stress and uncertainty in the world right now he deserves to feel appreciated and pampered. Here are 10 gift ideas for the coolest dad!
Long gone are the days when I used to oil up and lounge in the sun with tin foil. My sister and I used to sit on our porch in the North Carolina summers working on that ‘perfect tan’. I still remember my mom coming out and comparing us with turkeys roasting in the oven.
Are you looking for a way to break your personal records? High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workouts will do the trick. Combining short bursts of speed with slow recovery periods will help to improve your performance. Overtime, HIIT can help to improve your speed, strength, and endurance. In the running world you see interval training at it’s finest- Coach to 5k for example. The typical run/walk training, on a schedule that has you increasing your time running versus walking over time. By the end of the training, you are running a 5k. This can be applied to any distance or type of race, running, biking, hiking, or swimming.
If you’re like most women, you’ve got a lot on your plate. Your mind is always racing with how you will complete your To-Do list. You don’t have a second for yourself, let alone time to meditate! Maybe you’ve thought meditation is too boring or too new age spiritual. You’d rather spend your time reaping bigger results. But did you know that just 5 minutes of meditation can have important impacts on your physiological and psychological health? Just 5 minutes. Even the busiest of women can find 5 minutes in their day. That 5 minutes of meditation might just change the course of your entire day for the better. Now that doesn’t sound boring.
Low-fat foods may seem healthy, but they’re often loaded with sugar and other unhealthy ingredients. These can lead to excessive hunger, weight gain and disease. It's important to know what fats are necessary, and how to they are part of a balanced diet.
Easter was one of my favorite holidays on many levels growing up. Mainly because of my family always gathered together for a meal and hunting for eggs. Or maybe because my mom always made sure we had a brand spanking new outfit every Easter growing up. Maybe it was the deviled eggs? The traditions of Easter celebrations run deep in my memories. I don’t think I really ever understood what all of these traditions meant though, so I created this fun trivia game for the whole family!