Guys, I am OBSESSED! I have found a style of training that gets you in and out of the gym in 30-minutes but gives you the results of working out for 1+ hours. Okay, so maybe I didn't come up with it from scratch. It's a type of training that has been around for a while. But I finally made it the bulk of my workouts and it works! It's a combination of HIIT and strength training and it's called AMRAP or "As Many Reps As Possible." AMRAP is exactly as it sounds. You try to get in as many reps of a set of exercises in a designated amount of time. This is the perfect equation for a short
For the past four days I’ve been snorkeling with sea turtles, munching on fresh island pineapple, and sporting my bikinis on the beautiful Hawaiian island, Maui! Which brings me straight to the focus of today’s workout. I get it, putting on a swimsuit can be nerve-racking. You’re practically naked… in public! On a day-to-day basis, the parts of our bodies we feel insecure about are easily hidden underneath clothes. Put on a swimsuit and they’re bared for all to see. Ladies, it doesn’t have to be this way! So let me start by saying, this is not your typical “Bikini Body Workout.” Oh no no no! Did you forget you’re reading a post on Life in Spandex?! Here, all body
There's no such thing as spot reduction. You can do crunches and tricep dips until the cows come home. But flat abs or slim arms are a matter of weight loss from a combination of cardio to burn calories, total body strength training to improve your metabolism, and an effective nutrition plan to help shed unwanted fat. BUT (please mind the pun), when it comes to the booty, that's a whole other ballgame! Your lower body, especially that tush, is the one area we can really see quick and motivating results. One of the many reasons my lower body workouts are my favorite. With the right exercises, we can build, enhance, and firm up your rear-end! Dancers are known for their coveted lower
It's the last stretch of your 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge, lady. Don't quit on me now! Do you feel rejuvenated after you Silent Night Stretch? Do you feel leaner from consistent workouts and a clean diet? Let me know how your progress is going! I want to hear where you're excelling and also where you need a little more guidance! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask as well. We are revving our workouts back up! The Light Up Your Legs Workout will tone shapely, strong legs that are always on trend. This workout will sculpt your stems from every angle. Hello New Year's Eve mini dress! Grab a set of dumbbells and get-a-tonin'!
Day 3 of your 12 Days of Fitness Holiday Workout Challenge and you are rocking it! Are you sore? Good! Keep up the hard work. You'll thank me later, I promise! You don't need to ask Santa for a perky booty! This workout is your ticket to a lifted, sculpted derriere. There's no equipment needed unless you want to add an extra challenge and grab a small, circular resistance band. Download your printable version by right clicking here and selecting "Save File As." Don't forget to check in once you've completed your Baby It's Cold Outside Booty Workout on Facebook, Twitter, and/or Instagram for a chance to win these amazing prizes from Brooks Running, Lucy Acitvewear, and Carmel Barre! Upload a photo to Life in Spandex's Facebook