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Tips to Make Your Workouts Fun Again!

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo: iStock.com Are there days you dread to workout and find yourself counting down the minutes until it's over? Or maybe you don't mind working out, but you're sick of the same old routine. Whatever the reason may be, now is the time to re-evaluate your fitness regimen and start making some…

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Fitting Exercise Into Your Busy Schedule

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo by: Tyler Nix Does your busy lifestyle make fitting exercise into your daily routine seem like a lost cause? Most of us carry hectic schedules and some days just sitting down to eat can pose a challenge. But, if you think there is no way you can fit one more thing…

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Motivating Yourself to Workout When Seasons Change

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo By:iStock.com We all know it's hard enough some days to get motivated to workout, but when the seasons change and it starts to get colder and darker earlier, it's even harder to find the motivation to workout. If you're finding the weather and time change a struggle, here are a few…

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Fall Fitness Tips to Keep You Motivated Through the Season

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo by: iStock.com Fall is one of my favorite times of the year, especially when it comes to fitness. With the dog days of summer behind us, we can now take advantage of the crisp, cool, and more comfortable temperatures that fall brings. Here are some fitness tips to consider to keep…

Sole F63 Treadmill Review

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo: Amazon.com Are you thinking about purchasing a treadmill but have no clue where to start? With so many types of treadmills on the market these days, it can be hard to know which one is right for you. I'm definitely no treadmill expert, however I have used numerous treadmills throughout my…

Staying Fit While Pregnant

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo by: Lucas Favre Working out has always been a part of my daily routine, so when I found out I was pregnant a few months ago, I wanted to make sure I could still find a way to stay fit. It turns out there are a variety of workouts you can…

Walking: Is it Better Than Running?

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo: Matt Flores In my teens and 20s, I would run almost everyday. Not only was it a great full body workout, I loved how it made me feel. (Yes, 'runner's high' is a real thing!) However, my younger self didn't realize how much of a toll running can take on the…

The Health Benefits of Swimming

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo: Shamim Nakhaei Swimming season is in full swing, and there's nothing better than going for a nice refreshing dip when the temps are sweltering outside. Not only is it a fun activity that helps cool you off in the summer months, but it also offers some great overall health benefits. Low…

How To Stay Fit While Traveling

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo: Francesco Gallarotti Do you struggle with your fitness routine when traveling? Traveling can be exhausting, especially when it's for business and sometimes you just don't have the energy to even think about a workout. Over the years of traveling, I have found that if I just do even a quick 10-20…

The Benefits of Yoga

*By: Megan Deppen* Photo: Jared Rice When I was younger, I thought running was the "be all" of fitness. However, as I got older and my body could no longer take the constant pounding from running, I discovered other types of workouts that were just as beneficial to add to my exercise routine. One of…