Heavy Weights, Strong(er) Bones

It’s been a while since I’ve done a post about weightlifting. Hell, for that matter, it’s been a while since I’ve done a post PERIOD. New Year’s is almost here, though, so that means I’ll be making my annual “Blog more often” resolution, which should last anywhere from three months … Continue reading

The Benefits of Foam Rolling

Note to self. Arm day is a 2.5 hour workout. The gym closes at 9 pm. So maybe don’t get there at 6:30 pm on arm day? Unless you want to have to scramble to finish before they lock the doors. Which is exactly what Chad and I did on … Continue reading

If You’re Gonna Lift, Ya Gotta Eat

I had planned to talk about foam rolling in this post, but midway through the superset in yesterday’s leg workout I was reminded of something equally important. Namely, if you’re going to lift weights, you have to eat. I’ve never been a particularly big eater. Partly that’s because I was … Continue reading

FitNotes Workout – Tuesday 1st September 2015

Arm day again today. You might have noticed that I didn’t do a leg day post last week. After hiking more than seven miles at Hanging Rock State Park on my birthday, including the leg-brutalizing hike up to Hanging Rock itself, followed by jogging a little over a mile and … Continue reading

FitNotes Workout – Tuesday 25th August 2015

Today was arm day for weightlifting, and arm day is LONG. We actually do arms, back, chest, and shoulders on arm day. Admittedly, that’s a lot for one day. It takes us about 2.5 hours to complete the workout. But now that we’re doing kickboxing on Mondays and Thursdays, we … Continue reading

Leg Day 1 Workout, Aug 21, 2015

FitNotes Workout – Friday 21st August 2015 Normally Chad & I use pen & paper to keep track of things during our weightlifting workouts. Our printer’s been acting up lately, though, so I decided to see if there were any decent tracking apps for my phone. Turns out there’s a … Continue reading