Workouts

In this section, you will find workouts for various levels, including with or without cardio for women, 30 day walking plan, strength training, etc. Browse through the entire list of articles below or select a topic within this category with the drop down menu.

5 Minute Workouts for Beginners or Advanced to Tone Muscles

When all is crazy busy, you're running around to get the bare necessities done, your day needs these 5 minute workouts because that is all you've got left. We had such a good Mother's Day weekend and I hope you did also! The weather was crazy hot, felt like July, but...

A Collection of the Most Stylish Plus Size Activewear

    No matter where you are in your fitness and weight loss journey, having cute, comfortable clothes in plus size activewear is a must. Unfortunately, not all of the clothing line companies have the broad ranges of sizes that they should to benefit any and all sizes....

Essential Fitness Equipment + Fitness Apparel for Women Over 40

Hooray for day 12 of our 30 Day Workout Challenge!! Congratulations for getting up extra early to workout! Bravo to you for going to bed earlier to catch some much needed extra Zzzs! Way to be a good health promoter for drinking water all throughout the day! A whole...

Walking to Lose Weight with this 10,000 Steps a Day Plan

A great cardio workout for women is vital for weight loss. This 10,000 steps a day plan is a perfect way to add some extra oomph to your current walking plan or even a beginner weight loss plan.   The first 30 days of new habits can be the hardest, most difficult time...

How to Lose Weight by Walking: 30 Day Fat Burning Plan

How to lose weight by walking is one of the most common questions from women over 40. For beginners to exercise, a good walking for weight loss plan could be a good cardio workout. I love to walk in our neighborhood and to a nearby park. It's a common walking path for...

Why You Must Reach Failure to Be Successful at Weight Loss

                    I am now over 3 years into my weight loss. I truly cannot tell you when I became fit. I can say it was somewhere within year 1-2, although as more time goes by, I continue to get more fit. It is a goal I continue to work hard with, consistently...

Lose Weight with the Tabata Workout for Women Over 40

If you haven't tried a Tabata workout yet, but skipping workouts on busy days, this cardio workout for women will change your world. Having an arsenal of workouts in our "tool box" is a great asset.     This workout is the "microwave" version of your workouts, instead...

The No Time, Too Busy 7 Min Full Body Workout for Women Over 40

                    I totally get it. You just cannot find 30-45 min a day for a workout. You have kids to take to activities, cooking, cleaning, work, grocery shopping, laundry and at the end of the day you are too exhausted to think about a workout. How about...

30 Minute Indoor No Equipment Cardio Workout for Women Over 40

No excuses allowed today. This cardio workout for women is where the fat burn happens. Calories are waiting for you to burn them away with this 30 minute indoor no equipment cardio workout. Fitness for women over 40 should be a priority and this workout will help you...

Why Lifting Weights is an Absolute Must for Women Over 40

If you value your health, but you aren't lifting weights, you may be missing some key elements of a healthy lifestyle. For women over 40, weight lifting for health is vital.       Here's another new one for me...lifting weights...and I am kicking myself for not doing...

Are Thinner Thighs Just Impossible for Women Over 40?

                    I am on a mission. A mission to have leaner, thinner thighs with some great leg workouts. Thick thighs have always been my problem area. Some have a large stomach, I have thick thighs. I have tried not working my legs too much to keep from too much...