Try A New Class! When was the last time you tried a new workout class? For those of you participating in The Kim Shapira Method we had a challenge last month encouraging us to try a new class. Why? Well it is so easy to get stuck in the same routine day in and day… Read More Spice Up Your Workout Routine!
Another Approach To Health About 30 years ago and beyond, science had vetoed the idea that psychology can have any effect on physical wellness. In efforts to prove that wrong, studies were conducted in the 1980’s and 1990’s. The outcome: Our immune system is directly correlated with our happiness. These studies are the reason that… Read More Laughing Can Be Stronger Than Medicine
Immune System Interacting with your Gut As you may have learned throughout your time in school, certain parts of the body interact with each other and as a result end up depending on one another. In this post, I will explain how the immune system interacts and intertwines with your digestive system to give you… Read More Your Gut & Your Immune System
Date Day or Date Night Activities A few weeks back we had a challenge to book a workout date instead of a dinner date…. remember that? Well I’ve asked you all to carry these challenges with you throughout the rest of the year. Coming up with new ideas for this can get a bit difficult… Read More Date Night With A Twist
Using Spices to Boost Your Immune System Spices do more than just add flavor to your foods, especially once you know exactly how they can benefit your body. As a kid, my father used to give me whole garlic cloves before chopping them into pasta sauce and a variety of other dishes. He would always… Read More Using Spices to Boost Your Immune System
Is there a fitness membership out there that allows you to participate in more than one type of class? YES and it’s called the ClassPass!! I am one of those people who constantly switches up their workout routine and I love, love, love spin class, but sticking with only that for a year… yeah not… Read More What is A ClassPass?
Cardio, A Mood Booster… I know many of us aren’t fans of cardio, but before you completely push the idea aside, take a look at all the wonderful benefits! Not only will it kick start your metabolism and help you shed those stubborn pounds, but it is an overall mood booster. Oh yeah, you heard… Read More Can Cardio Improve Your Overall Mood?
Manage Your Daily Fitness with These Apps! This week’s challenge in #TheKimShapiraMethod is to up your daily steps to 10,000. Yes to some of you that may sounds crazy, but it’s possible! When we have something or someone tracking us we often push harder. The average person takes 3,000 steps per day so in order… Read More My Top Fitness Apps
USDA Recommended Diagram I’m sure many of you remember using the Food Pyramid in school back in the day. Well, in 2005, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) changed from the Pyramid as a whole and moved to a more modern approach, a Plate. It is called MyPlate, and it depicts a plate with… Read More What is MyPlate?
Don’t Go Back for Seconds Just Yet Most people eat their meals like they are actually starving. While this may feel normal, it isn’t normal for our bodies. Not to mention, it leads to one of the biggest contributors to obesity: overeating. Overeating can cause rapid weight gain, which many of us see annually during… Read More Overeating