Category Archives: Individual Workouts

Menu Labeling Guidelines Released (Recipe: Chicken Spaghetti)

Back in July, FDA conceded that chain restaurants and other establishments needed more time to comply with the December 2015 menu labeling deadline and agreed to a one-year delay for businesses to post calorie disclosures. Chain establishments, such as bakeries, cafeterias, convenience stores, … Continue reading

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NEAT: Non-Exercise Activity Thermogenesis (Recipe: Joy of Cooking Pancakes!)

Some fascinating research has been done on the subject of NEAT (Non-Exercise Activity Thermogenesis)—the calories we burn during those waking hours when we are moving but not officially exercising. Some of the more interesting studies, discussed in a 2013 article … Continue reading

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The Fat Burning Zone & More Yosemite (Recipe: Corn and Tomato Pasta Salad)

There is no such thing. You know how they say exercising at lower intensities means you are in the “fat burning zone”? Nope. If there was such a thing, sleeping would be a fat-burning exercise. That’s definitely a low-intensity activity. … Continue reading

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Preparing to Run in Heat? (Recipe: Mini Caramel Rolls)

Yes, I know summer is coming to an end and that we have seen most of our hot days, but I still thought this was an interesting article since I trained for my marathon in the heat. This article from Runner’s … Continue reading

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My Last Long Run of Pocatello Training! (Recipe: Chocolate Chip Sweetened Condensed Milk Cookies)

Last Sunday I had my last long run of marathon training! 15 miles! A was awesome and biked about 13 of the miles with me. 🙂 I’m such a lucky girl! I was completely fine with my pace for the … Continue reading

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Why Most Runners Don’t Lose Weight (Recipe: Grilled Margherita Sandwiches)

Want to know a fun fact? More than 19 million Americans run 100 days or more per year (according to the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association)! Isn’t that something?? The chances are good that at least few thousand of those millions run … Continue reading

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Kettlebell Anyone? (Recipe: Peach Pie Crumble Bars)

I have done a few kettlebell workouts in the past. In fact, it would probably be good to get one in there in the next week or so. It has been awhile. Some research out of San Jose State University … Continue reading

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