End of year interview on Waking Up with Alan

In this conversation, I sat down and had a lighter and wide-ranging discussion as we wind down the 2018 calendar year. Whether talking about the holidays, when to put up and and take down decorations, the Serenity Prayer and more, we had a fantastic and fun 30 minute radio interview. I am a recurring guest the … Continue reading End of year interview on Waking Up with Alan

Fall Back into Fitness

Fall back into fitness

During this month's radio interview on WBHF, I chatted about some of my best outdoor memories growing up as a child. It was nice to reflect on how easy it is to feel fit and healthy when you spend time outdoors. But, you have to put your electronics down and take the time to make … Continue reading Fall back into fitness

Childhood obesity and tips for parents

With back-to-school taking place throughout the country, I wanted to discuss the issues surrounding childhood obesity. It's a fact our children are adding pounds earlier and faster than ever before. A lot of this is due to lack of activity coupled with poor eating habits. As parents, we have to do what we can to … Continue reading Childhood obesity and tips for parents

Fitness first Saturday – 10 health and fitness apps to try

This month's on-air segment on WBHF AM 1450 and 100.3FM focused on my most recent blog-post where I suggested 10 health and fitness apps to try. They range from calorie counters, to meal-planners, personal challenges and workout suggestions. If you need help tracking those calories, carbohydrates, proteins and sugars or just want the equivalent of … Continue reading Fitness first Saturday – 10 health and fitness apps to try

10 health and fitness apps to try

I’m not going to give out my actual age (after all, it’s just a number), but, when it comes to technology, I feel pretty strong my “generation” is most appreciative of what it has to offer. My parents are mostly clueless and stumble through the “interwebs” and that Facebook thing and may or may not … Continue reading 10 health and fitness apps to try

Fitness First Saturday with special guest Dahianna Soris-Becerril

Today it was my pleasure to welcome my good friend, Dahianna Soris-Becerril with Getting Healthy and Fit with DSB to the show. We both discussed how easy it is to let life get in the way of health and fitness, but when you lose your fitness, everything can start to fall apart. We discussed ways … Continue reading Fitness First Saturday with special guest Dahianna Soris-Becerril

Fitness First Saturday with guest, Christine Smallwood

https://soundcloud.com/sjd-health-and-fitness/fitness-first-saturday-christine-smallwood-shares-her-story   It was my pleasure to welcome on-air with me, for a Fitness First Saturday, Christine Smallwood, who has been a client of mine for over a year. Her story is like so many others who was disappointed with the gym cycle of signing up, going for three months, losing interest and then quitting. … Continue reading Fitness First Saturday with guest, Christine Smallwood

10 “healthy” foods that are not so healthy!

My retired father recently visited for a month. Despite being a little older, he is quite active. Up until a knee injury a year ago, he was at the gym several times a week. You would think someone that fit would also be mindful of what they were eating. I was partially right. He thought … Continue reading 10 “healthy” foods that are not so healthy!

Interview with Patty Eager and Tiffany Tindall about using a personal trainer

It was my pleasure to bring two of my clients on the air with me for my monthly radio interview -- Patty Eager and Tiffany Tindall. I wanted to showcase how both of them have completely different reasons for getting into shape and totally unique workout routines that cater to their individual goals. Both remarked … Continue reading Interview with Patty Eager and Tiffany Tindall about using a personal trainer

13 ideas to get you motivated to stay fit

I was recently joking around with one of my clients about how cool it would be if diet and exercise only involved waving a magic wand...<sigh>. Without that magic wand, staying in shape is HARD. Unless you are one of those rare individuals who truly love the sweat and tears (and yes, sometimes even blood) … Continue reading 13 ideas to get you motivated to stay fit