Bye Bye to Back Fat!

This month we've been focused specifically on losing back fat.  AND IT IS WORKING!! The women in my app are losing pounds and inches, PLUS finding confidence to wear summer clothes they haven't worn in a while.  AND I'm SO excited to share!   The workouts are targeted toward this area with strength training, cardio, and ab exercises 4-5 days a week.  All of my clients have been working out at home with dumbbells and bands and are getting results like...

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Cardio for Fat Loss + Metabolism: Virtual Barn Gym Series

We've all been sitting more. Eating more carbs with added stress. Drinking more alcohol. Worked out less.  And WE ARE ALL FEELING IT. But with the world slowly reopening, we have to put on our work pants, swimsuits, and jean shorts again here soon...so we better kick it in gear by checking our metabolism.  And doing it quickly!  Make sure the workouts you are doing are worth your while and are helping improve your overall health, endurance, and to...

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weight loss

What Losing 7 lbs. in 3 Weeks Looks Like

What does losing 7 lbs in 3 weeks feel like?? Day 1: I want to workout at home, when I can, between work hours.  I have some dumbbells, a band, and a foam roller.  I want to lose weight.  I'm so ashamed of where I've gotten with my health.   Day 21: I'm down 7 lbs! I've been working out a few days a week.  And I can feel my body changing. The virtual workouts are really helpful, to follow along live...

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American Council on Exercise: Adaptive Fitness for Clients with Special Needs

June 17, 11 am-12 pm//San Diego, CA In this video training led by Anna Woods, an ACE Certified Personal Trainer, owner of SheStrength, author and mother of two children with special needs, you will learn how to lead a client with developmental and/or physical delays through a personal training or small group exercise session. You will discover creative and fun ways to engage and motivate clients in warm-ups, strength training and cardio workouts using various equipment, tools and communication methods. Upon...

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She Got Her First Pull Up’s!!

We focused on pull-up's in the program, and we got pull-up's!! https://youtu.be/fUgliL_hhEE Every month in the sheSTRENGTH app, we focus on different skills to learn and practice. Skills are what help people continue to come back, to stay motivated when weight loss isn't occurring as quickly as we like, and helps a person stay well-balanced in her fitness and strength. Over the winter, we spent months building enough core/shoulder/arm strength to do pull-up's.  We worked skill, timing, strength, endurance, joint stability...

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Results Like THESE From Working out At Home??

You need to scroll down to see the results my clients are getting from working out  at home using my sheSTRENGTH App.  I train women at home, using dumbbells, bands, foam roller, and a large stability ball-- 4-5 days a week. All women who come to me, day 1, saying they want to feel stronger, healthier, be around for their families.  But of course, want to look good as well!  They typically feel stuck, aren't eating enough good foods,...

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dumbbell bench press

Chest Day Workout with a Set of Dumbbells

Give this chest day workout a try. It requires only a set of dumbbells and a chair or bench pushed against the wall.  This is the style of workouts, taken directly from my sheSTRENGTH app, and I'm giving you a chance to try it! The goal is 5 sets of 5 reps of each. Complete as a superset. Core Plank + Rotation per Side Decline Push Ups https://youtu.be/4FIoqcE9D1E  5 Floor Press  5 Incline Push Ups Workouts like these are part of what...

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leg workout

1 Band+1 Dumbbell

1 Dumbbell and 1 Band is all you need. Attach your band to the handle of the dumbbell and cup the dumbbell in your hands. Step your feet inside the bottom corners of the band, standing up tall to stretch out the resistance band for tension. Slowly step side to side and forward and backward, not letting the band pull you forward or your feet together quickly. Slowly step side to side and forward and backward, not letting the band...

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mommy and me

Mommy & Me: Med Ball Fun!

This drill was part of our Get Up & Give Back Challenge going on now, in support of local business. Grab a kid and a basketball or medicine ball and try this workout. Complete 3 x 10 of each of the exercises shown: 1) Chest Press + Sit Ups 2) Lateral toss 3) Lateral toss 4) Kicks These workouts and more are part of what you receive as a client of my sheSTRENGTH App programming.  Workouts you can do with minimal equipment at any time.  The...

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We Raised over $800 for Local Business

Get Up and Give Back! We want to help local small businesses and help out those looking to keep fitness in their life during all of the closures we are dealing with. And yes, we are all one of those small businesses who are hit hard by everything that is going on, BUT WE AREN'T LETTING THAT STOP US FROM GIVING BACK. Because we are all in this together!! And we want to give back! ------------------ So here is what we are...

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