Now more than ever I feel SO grateful to have my garage gym. (See how it all came about here.) In this crazy time, it’s one place I can go that gives me comfort and normalcy, burns off stress, and allows me to get away. Before we get into my latest garage gym workouts, just a quick note on what we know about exercise and COVID-19, and how to stay well. Please, even if it’s just you at home, consider doing the following: Wipe down your own equipment with a disinfectant before and after use. Be sure to wash your…

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Have questions about the COVID-19 pandemic and exercise? via GIPHY Hey, us, too. via GIPHY Which is why we’re rounding up some of the best recent articles we’ve read about the virus and workouts. We figure if we find them helpful, you will, too. From if you need to wear a face mask when running, cycling and walking outside to the best workouts for boosting your immunity, read on for what experts are saying about COVID-19 and exercise as of mid-April. Your Top Questions About COVID-19 and Exercise Answered Should I work out? The short answer is that if you…

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There have been a few moments during this pandemic that make me think, “Clearly, this is what I’ve been training for.” Working from home? Been doing it since Dubya was in office. Meal planning? Maybe I haven’t been great at it, but it’s something I’ve been trying to do for years — although I have to admit that having every single meal at home is … kind of a lot. But my friends and acquaintances aren’t coming to me with questions about setting up a home office or figuring out meals — they’re asking me about workouts. Not just what…

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There are a lot of fun ways to ring in the New Year. Many of them involve goals, champagne, and fresh starts (minus the diet, OF COURSE). But one way we really enjoy welcoming in the new? With a themed workout! We’ve done this for a few years now (see here for a fun one), but here’s the gist: we take the year and design a really fun full-body, no-equipment-needed workout around it. Since it’s now 2020, you’ll be doing 20 reps of the following 20 moves for one sweat-filled and heart-pumping workout! Grab a mat, some water, a towel,…

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When I started working out again after having the twins, I need a workout that was quick, full-body, and was something that I could do in a small space at home, without a lot of equipment. After having a tough pregnancy and a rough delivery, I was pretty much at square one for workouts in regards to my strength and fitness, so I also needed something scalable for how I was feeling with my recovery — not to mention how much (or little) sleep I’d gotten. And, not to brag, but I think I came up with a pretty darn…

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