Cycflix: A Good Idea…For the First Six Months

Many of us often fall victim to binge watching on Netflix. It’s quite easy to get sucked into a season of your favorite show for hours on end. But what if you’re trying to be healthy? Enter in the Cycflix. The idea is to help enhance your fitness while you waste your time trying to catch up on “The Walking Dead” or any other show. However, it may have a shorter lifespan than what many might think.

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How to Add Steps to Your Profile If Your Fitbit is Broke

A lot of people relish in getting as many steps as possible using their Fitbit devices. But what happens when your unit breaks? Do you leave your Fitbit profile idle until you’re able to replace the unit? What if you took off your Fitbit and forgot to put it back on before you add steps from a walk? Here is how you can still get credit for your physical activity.

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How to Snack on Anything and Still Lose Weight

Snacking is perhaps one of the biggest problems many people have in the world today in terms of healthy living. At least from my perspective, it is. There is just so much available that tempts the taste buds, and mass production means you can eat a lot of it. So, how can you snack on anything and still lose weight?

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Sad Day: My Fitbit Charge HR Finally Died, Now What?

Over the past couple of years, I’ve grown quite accustomed to my Fitbit Charge HR. After logging a great deal of data from continuous use, it finally died. It was sudden and peaceful, so I guess that’s a good thing. Anyway, what do I do know that I don’t have access to all that awesome data? Simple; go back to what I was doing before I got it.

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How to Make Big Weight Loss Goals Seem Less Remote

For those who have incredibly large weight loss goals, such as myself, it can seem overwhelming. A lot of people get a sense of intimidation when they need to lose 100 pounds or more. However, it’s easy to adapt to weight loss goals as long as you don’t focus on the whole. Let me explain.

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How to Challenge Yourself to Get Into Shape…and Succeed

In reality, your strongest opposition to being healthy is yourself. You can make excuses why you can’t exercise, but it all boils down to not having the motivation do get into shape. There’s always something you can do that benefits your life. All you need is a way to challenge yourself.

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June 2017 Fitness Challenge: 50 Pounds to Go!

I have 50 pounds to go before I am at my original goal weight. There’s doubt I will lose that much inside this month, but I will still strive to lose at least 15. I have five full months to get down to Captain America size. So, what am I doing for my June 2017 Fitness Challenge here on Crossing Colorado?

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Top 5 Reasons Why Cardio Workouts Are Important in Life

Cardio workouts, aka aerobics, do more than just help you burn fat. In fact, doing activity that increases your heart rate does an incredible amount of good for the body. It’s more than just stepping on a scale and not cringing from the results. It’s about keeping yourself alive longer and happier.

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