If you are like most people, you probably experience some back pain in your life. For the more mature readers, this is a common issue, but are you doing anything about it? I came accross the McKenzie method on Well + Good blog and it’s basically 7 exercises you can do everyday to alleviate back pain.
If you’ve ever done any yoga, you will recognize a few of these exercises(so once again a SHOUT OUT TO YOGA!) Continue reading 7 McKenzie exercises to reduce lower back pain | via Well+Good
I came across this toned arm video for women over 50 on Fabulous50’s YouTube channel. If you are a woman of a certain age, you know what it means to have “bat wing” arms. Let’s face it, it’s a problem … Continue reading Toned arm workout for women over 50
Sometimes you just have to go for it! Don’t think too much about it because you might talk yourself out of it. If you think it is something you would like to do, do it! I used that tactic recently. … Continue reading Go For It
If you are an active adult over 50 and like to exercise, these 4 steps can help you keep your cool while training in the heat to avoid heat illness. Via Road Bike Action Continue reading Older Athletes Suffer More From Heat Stress, Here’s What to do About it | Road Bike Action
I live close to a beautiful, Victorian town in the suburbs of Pittsburgh, PA called Sewickley(a Native American name for Sweet Water, because part of it borders the Ohio River). I love to do my runs and walks there because … Continue reading Photo journal of my walk today
Went for a run today. Look at all the fun and beautiful sights I took in. I had so much fun on this run and felt great when I was done! Believe it or not, I managed to get in … Continue reading Oh, the things that you see when you go for a run!
Warm weather is the perfect time of year to build in more active and fun, family time. Take advantage of the nice weather and longer daylight to get outside and get moving with your family. Find an activity that everyone … Continue reading Build in active time with family time and stay fit
Thank a chill pill about getting in your 10,000 steps per day. According to this article on Inc.com, as long as you are staying active you are doing the right thing to keep yourself healthy. So enjoy that walk, bike … Continue reading Please Stop Obsessing Over 10,000 Steps: The Brutal Truth About Goals That Few People Are Willing to Admit | Inc.com
It’s 18 degrees outside but I really want to run. I HATE being cold but… I LOVE running; so I’m always in a bit of a quandary when it’s cold outside. That’s where having the right gear makes all the … Continue reading Baby It’s Cold Outside, Let’s Run