“Usually I would never do a fast, because I live a healthy lifestyle, BUT now at 45, the middle age middle is a real thing. I was starting to gain weight in my waist and look square. My waist went from my normal 27 inches to 33 inches.
I am pretty disciplined in my healthy lifestyle but I knew my metabolism was slowing down due to age. My skin texture on my face went from oily to dry. My supple hydrated thick skin on my body started showing signs of thinning and a loss of collagen. I had cellulite on my calves and my triceps due to my thinning skin. I knew I had to do something.
We can’t postpone aging, but we can try preventive things as we go through life. I have been into anti-aging for the past 10 years and decided to read the book The Longevity Diet about fasting for anti-aging and it peaked my curiosity. I am not ready to do a full out water fast and I already practice intermittent fasting, so this was something I wanted to try because of the research.
We start every Monday with Goal Call Monday. This is your opportunity to start working your way toward your dream life.
Ladies only: join us for our exclusive Goal Call Monday in the Tribe. We always share more personal deets in the Tribe so these are a ton of fun! It's at 11:30 AM ET/10:30 AM CT.
For everyone else, we take Goal Call to Instagram around Noon ET, 11 AM CT.
On Tuesday, Jacque will be doing a full body LIIT, Tabata style over lunch on youtube live. Bring your weights or bands, yoga mat, and your beautiful self for this heart pumping workout! This is a great opportunity for you to get a feel for our LIIT program that launches Feb 1st!!
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Have you heard this saying before:
If you are depressed, you are living in the past.
If you are anxious, you are living in the future.
If you are at peace, you are living in the present.
If you are unsure as to how to get more into the present, meditation is a great tool. Not sure where to start with meditation? Lettuce break meditation down for you in our Zen Commandments:
Are you over 40? Has a doctor told you not to do high impact exercise? Are you recovering from an athletic injury? Are you looking to get fit, but don't know where to start?
Well look no further! We are launching our brand new program, Let's Get LIIT, which is a 4 week program that includes:
So what is LIIT? LIIT Is low impact interval training, but it is not to be confused with low intensity. If you can’t or don’t want to jump, bounce, or jar your joints low impact is for you! We have 30 low impact workouts over 4 weeks that include strength, cardio, yoga, & pilates.
There are many health conditions that make high impact training difficult or impossible. LIIT is perfect for those who have aching joints, pain issues, or fatigue easily.
There was a study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine that looked at 300 individuals and they compared HIIT (High Intensity...