Author: Alyssa Lemus

Get Summer Ready
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Get Summer Ready

It’s almost here! Beach balls, swimsuits, and suntan lotion! Before you know it,  summer is here and it’ll be time to hit the beach! Here are my top tips for being summer ready with a realistic approach using minimal effort. #1. STAY THIRSTY: in other words, stay hydrated. Drink at […]

Patience Really Is a Virtue!
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Patience Really Is a Virtue!

 Whenever I begin a weight loss or muscle gain program with a client, the number one issue we come across is patience. People sometimes forget that’s also a piece to the big puzzle. My clients tend to think that I can make miracles in less than 3 months. Don’t get […]

WORKING OUT AND SICKNESS
Nutrition

WORKING OUT AND SICKNESS

As Fall approaches the trend starts to occur. Stuffy noses, body aches and coughing starts to kick in. Getting sick is not fun but sometimes not matter how much we take care of our bodies it will just happen. When you are a consistent gym goer, getting sick is the […]

The Children Aren’t Feeding Themselves
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The Children Aren’t Feeding Themselves

Surely it is quite easy to blame society for the junk food our children are eating today; school vending machines, fast foods restaurants at every corner and even the unhealthy school cafeteria food. Let’s re-think this though, what about their parents, what role do they play in this blame? These […]

Almond Blueberry Muffins
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Almond Blueberry Muffins

Dry Ingredients: 2 ½ cups almond flour ½ tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt 1/3 cup dry stevia   Wet Ingredients: 6 egg whites (or 3 whole eggs) ¼ cup unsweetened almond milk 1tb vanilla extract 1 cup blueberries   Directions: Preheat oven at 300 degrees F. Spray 12 muffin […]

Circuit Train for Ultimate Fat Loss
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Circuit Train for Ultimate Fat Loss

As much as I love bodybuilding training; deadlifts, squats, curls, etc, circuit training has it’s place in my training plan. I use it when I’m short on time, want to get cardio in with my training session, and to keep my heart rate up. Circuit training increases your power, strength […]

5 Tips to Stay Fit while in School
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5 Tips to Stay Fit while in School

I graduated!! That’s right on Saturday June 16th 2012 I finally graduated from the University of California, Irvine with my bachelors degree in Public Health.All my hard work as paid off! I reached this BIG goal and I am extremely proud of myself that as a full time student I […]

Apple Breakfast Bake
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Apple Breakfast Bake

I love making this when I have more time to make breakfast, but I also have made this the night before and saved it for ‘TO GO’ on my way to work or school. This is a great way to switch up breakfast from your typical oats in the morning. […]

Spreading the Love Through Health and Fitness
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Spreading the Love Through Health and Fitness

As a Public Health Science major at the University of California, Irvine, I’ve come to learn that being healthy and fit boils down to much more than your appearance. Toned legs, chiseled abs, and buff biceps…just to name a few 😉 The healthy and fit lifestyle really does goes way […]