We all know, for the most part, what foods are good and what are not so good. We know we shouldn’t eat them all the time but food association kicks in and all our common sense goes out the window. I speak of balance all the time. We shouldn’t have to avoid things like […]
My name is Carmen and I am a Personal Trainer, Coach and Lifestyle Expert with 27 years experience in the Health and Fitness industry. I have worked as a Group Fitness Instructor, Certified Personal Trainer, Corporate Club Management and everything in between.
I have also participated in 9 Fitness Competitions since 2007. My dedication to the sport as a seasoned athlete allows me to continuously stay at the forefront of the Fitness and Health industry.
My passion for the fitness industry started when I was 19 years old and I have since dedicated my work to helping people become the best version of themselves.
It is my ultimate mission to motivate, inspire and educate people just like you to get the most out of life and the body you live in. I create custom fitness programs for my clients based on their individual fitness levels lifestyles. goals, needs and body types.Learn More
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It isn’t always as simple as eat less, workout lots! We all respond differently to exercise and nutrition. What works for one person may not work for another. This is where grabbing cookie cutter programs from a magazine or online and using fad diets is not likely to work. At least not long term. Essentially […]
Like how great is that!? We are all looking for those toned arms (especially as we age!) and the burning of fat is a no brainer! Who isn’t looking for this!? By keeping your intensity up and making sure your workout has a great finisher, getting rid of unwanted fat is inevitable! I love ending […]
You all know that I am a Health & Fitness coach. You all know I compete. Both I have been doing for a long time. As a health and fitness professional I am about 26 years in the biz! Crazy right?! I am sharing this for two reasons. One is to show others that Health […]
One of the main reasons why we get bored with what most call “diet food” is the lack of flavor. Meals do not have to taste bad to be good for you! The great news is that the herbs and spices you put on your foods are full of micro nutrients essential to our health! […]
Stop wasting time on the bike as a warm-up! If you have sleepy glutes sitting on them isn’t going to help! We are continuously moving in one plane of motion or we are sitting on our hump all day. If you want to get a great looking back side, you need to wake up your […]
1. Not sure what to do All of us have been here. You decide it’s time. You go buy some gym clothes and some running shoes. You get the gym membership. You go to workout and end up walking around doing just the machines you know and end up on the treadmill doing 60 mins […]
Want results with legs but worried about getting “big legs”? This workout starts with heavier compound exercises then ends with a killer circuit for the burn! KILLER LEG WORKOUT FOR RESULTS! A1. Barbell Hip Thrust: 10 reps A2. Front Squat: (this can be with kettlebells or a goblet squat if you are just starting out) […]
I am pretty sure most of us have spent many moments on a stationary bike, elliptical or stair climber staring at this colorful graph telling us where our heart rate needs to be for the “fat burning zone”. Most graphs say 60-70% is where we need to sit in order to burn fat. This is […]
Make your waistline smaller and shrink ab fat cells, from reducing trans fats to lowering your stress levels. I am going to keep it simple but here is why getting rid of belly fat is so important. Visceral or “deep” fat wraps around the inner organs and spells trouble for your health. How do you […]