Jumprope Your Jet Lag Away

FriYAY! I’m feeling energized and back on the right time zone after so much travel. I’m home for a couple of weeks before a busy September (hello, NYFW)! I’ve become a lot better about maintaining a healthy routine while traveling, between packing healthier snacks for the plane ride, and sticking to workouts that are easy to do on-the-go. One of my favorite fitness tricks for curing jet lag is a…. Read more

Trek Up: The Santa Monica Stairs

Taking the stairs is worth it. It will firm up that bum a lot faster than a fancy elevator ride. That’s what I tell myself when I’m trekking up 170 steps in Santa Monica alongside The Chalkboard Mag. The stairs are famous in LA, hosting everyone from workout buffs to want-to-be-seen celebs. You can squeeze in a good stair workout anywhere. Think of your local high school stadiums, your home, your workplace. It’s easy…. Read more

Winter Wake-Up Call: Cardio from Home

I’m spoiled living in LA. Our “winter” is a few gloomy days and maybe a rain storm. Still, something about the season weighs me down. Anyone with me? Let’s kick winter to the curb with an at-home cardio workout alongside The Chalkboard Mag. It will make you feel ready for spring [officially here the 20th]. There’s no equipment necessary – no weights, no bands, no scary-looking machines! Thank my trainer Mike Alexander for…. Read more