Fitness: Exercises & recovery tips for bad knees or chronic pain

Exercise is imperative for those who suffer from ailments like arthritis. Like me. I’m a forty-something female with arthritis in the knees from repeated injuries due to hyper-mobility. Mobility at the best of times can be challenging. When you’re in pain, sometimes the last thing you want to think of is exercise. But trust me…

Fitness Goals: Week of June 17 – Strength

It’s a new week and therefore, I need to set some new goals. A bad stomach bug has set me back again. I think it might be in my cooking. Perhaps experimenting with so much new food early on is not a good idea. Especially for those with sensitive stomachs. It could also be stress….

Eggplant & Coffee – an explosive combination

I am starting to love my Mondays. Not having to get up in the morning is a great way to start the day. But I wound up waking up at 7:30 am anyway. I guess my body is used to this new routine. My inner alarm clock pushes me to get out of bed by…

A rant about being over-weight

Okay, I have a lot to say today. Get your cup of coffee, lie down, get comfy. This is going to be a lengthy rant. And it all has to do with weight loss. So, if you’re not interested, then maybe find a happy Sunday morning post. I’m annoyed. More than annoyed, I’m actually quite…

Happy Friday – Food Goals

This week flew by. I can’t believe it’s already Friday night. It’s 10:30 pm and I’m yawning – ready for bed early. I think it’s the weather mostly. It’s been very dark, cold and we’ve had enough rain to last us the summer. I’m not complaining though. I love the rain. There’s nothing better than…