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Top 6 Mistakes Women Make When They Start Strength Training miniflex Apr 15, 2022

Today we're gonna talk about the top six mistakes I see women making when they start strength training.

Top Mistakes Women Make When Strength Training

1. Switching Things Up Too Often

The first mistake I see women making when it comes to strength training is just switching things up too...

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Should You Do Cardio and Weightlifting (How Much of Each?) miniflex Apr 13, 2022

Should you do cardio or weightlifting—or both? It really depends on what your particular goals are, and what you're looking to get out of it. So let's talk about.

Should You Do Cardio And Weightlifting?

Should you lift weights or do cardio? What about a combination of the two? It's going...

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Top 5 Misconceptions about Weightlifting (That Hurt Progress) miniflex Apr 11, 2022

I want to clear up the top five misconceptions I see when it comes to weightlifting.

1. Weightlifting Makes Women Look Bulky

The first misconception is something that I hear all the time is that weightlifting or resistance training makes women bulky.

This is literally not true.

If you are a...

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What Do You Need to Dial in Keto? miniflex Apr 08, 2022

What do you need to do to dial in a ketogenic diet in a healthy way. So let's talk about a few of the main things that you want to focus on.


So the first thing to focus on is making sure that your diet primarily consists of whole foods as close to nature as possible. So you can get away with...

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You're New to Lifting and the Scale Is Going Up (What's Wrong?!) miniflex Apr 06, 2022

Don't panic—it's super common to see the scale go up if you are completely new to lifting.

Why Am I Gaining Weight as a New Lifter?

The reason for that is because when you are lifting weights, you're breaking down your muscle tissue and getting these little micro tears in your muscle...

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Are Growing Muscle Mass and Living for Health and Vitality Mutually Exclusive Goals? miniflex Apr 05, 2022

You would do the same things, I don't think that it would be more. So what you're doing with your training, it will be more. So what you're doing with all the other things within your life if your goal is to build muscle, but also be overall healthy, then you want to make sure that you are, you...

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How Do You Know If You're Overtraining? (Signs to Look for) miniflex Apr 04, 2022

How do you know if you're overtraining? There are a few telltale signs to see if you're overtraining—so let's chat about them.

How to Know If You're Overtraining

1. Fatigue

The first thing would be just feeling overall fatigued, like throughout the day throughout the week—just not...

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Total Vs. Net Carbs (Dialing in Your Keto Diet) miniflex Apr 01, 2022

Should I count total or net carbs? First, let's define what net carbs are.

What Are Net Carbs?

To determine the net carbs of a specific food, it is just the total carbs minus the fiber. And that's going to give you the net carbs.

Net Carbs = Total Carbs - Fiber

When you're first starting a...

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Why You're Tired on the Keto Diet and What to Do About It miniflex Mar 30, 2022

Are you doing keto, but you're tired all the time? There are a few common reasons why this can happen. So let's talk about it.

Why You're Tired on Keto

It's not uncommon to feel your energy dip, or feel a little bit of exhaustion the first few days of transitioning into a ketogenic diet....

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Do Supplements Help Increase Muscle Growth? (Science-Backed Answer) miniflex Mar 29, 2022

Do supplements even work to increase muscle growth or help with strength training? There's a lot of nonsense about this topic out there. So let's talk about it.

Do Supplements Increase Muscle Growth?

I do believe there are a few supplements that can aid in muscle growth and strength training...

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How Do You Gain Muscle Fast? (The Right Way) miniflex Mar 28, 2022

Gaining muscle isn't a fast process. But there are definitely some things that you can dial in to make sure that you're optimizing your muscle-building potential. So let's talk about it.

How to Gain Muscle Fast

The first thing you want to think about to optimize your muscle building potential...

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How Do You Measure Metabolic Flexibility? miniflex Mar 25, 2022

How do I measure metabolic flexibility? There are a few different ways that you can go about measuring how metabolically flexible you are. There are some objective metrics, which are going to be more like nerding out on the sciency stuff. And then there's more subjective metrics, which are...

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