How do you grow your legs and glutes?

The leg and glute muscles are the largest muscles in our body and are critically important to our overall movement and strength. There are so many muscles making up the lower body complex that it can be challenging to hit them all. A new leg/glute program by Shawna Moran (@trainforlife_fitness) aims to grow your legsContinue reading “How do you grow your legs and glutes?”

Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail

The Busy Babe Sugar Cleanse commences today, Jan. 6, for my husband and me. As such, we spent much of last week and weekend preparing. We probably overthink it too much on the whole however preparing for something like this is essential to success. You must review the entire plan, take it to heart andContinue reading “Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail”

5 Ways to Know You Need a Rest Day

It happens to the best of us. You’re going along fine, making it to your regular workout, eating pretty well and sleeping. Then suddenly you have an off day. Maybe you don’t drink or eat enough or something keeps you up all night. You might wonder if it’s worth trying to work out when you know you’re not 100%.

4 Glute Exercises to Target that Booty

My workout routine always contains a focus on my gluteal muscles. As a hard gainer my whole life, I never had much of a booty but let me tell you, it makes all the difference in the world. And it’s not just how you fill out your jeans, strong glute muscles help you live aContinue reading “4 Glute Exercises to Target that Booty”

A Strong Core is the Foundation for a Strong Body

Everyone wants rock hard abs and flat bellies just like the models and fitness influencers we follow. Of course we want to look that good but there is a much more important reason why great abs should be a goal for everyone – a strong core leads to a strong body. Our core is vitallyContinue reading “A Strong Core is the Foundation for a Strong Body”

7 Ways to Warm Up Your Glutes

They are the largest muscles in our bodies — the glutes do so much for us, whether we realize it or not. Yet, due to our increasingly sedentary lifestyles and other aging-related degeneration that takes place in our bodies, we tend not to use our glutes as much as we should. Here are 7 warm-ups to help you ensure you are working those glute muscles to the max during your next leg day.