The Truth of Why Your Weight Loss Doesn’t Last

Written by:  Galen Lundin, Phenomenal Master Trainer If you’re reading this chances are you have tried multiple ways to lose weight: Paleo Atkins South Beach High carb Zone Weight Watchers Whole 30 Detoxes, cleanses, pills, and maybe even wraps Along with these diets: … You’ve also probably experienced losing some weight only to have it […]

Workout Wednesday: August 8, 2018

Phenomenal Trainer Jessica Aburto talks about switching up your routine and trying out a bodyweight workout to prevent your body from reaching a training plateau. A bodyweight workout will train your entire body to maintain good posture, brace core, will strengthen posterior chain muscles to prevent rounding of the back, will promote shoulder girdle health, […]

Motivation Monday: August 6, 2018

Phenomenal Trainer Julie Burns talks about 7 tips for staying motivated to reach long term goals: Set & visualize goal Make a list of reasons you want to accomplish the goal Break down goal into smaller chunks and set intermediate goals Have a plan but prepared to change course Ask for help with those that […]

The Red Pill or the Blue Pill- Which One Will You Choose?

In the movie the Matrix, Morpheus offered Neo a choice—to take the blue pill and continue to live in the dream world, or take the red pill, shed his fantasy and wake up to the “real world.” Like Neo, we too can choose to live in bondage or freedom; in lies or the truth; in […]

Choosing What You Want When Life Goes Sideways

What do you do when shit goes sideways? And it always goes sideways…eventually and usually suddenly. What kind of choices do you make when you’re in pain? Most people will do anything to stop it. Anything to escape. Anything to avoid the hard, discouraging struggle that can sometimes be life. That’s where food comes in. […]

3 MUST-HAVES IN YOUR WEIGHT LOSS PLAN

I’ve noticed that information is rarely a problem when it comes to weight loss. Most people understand portion control, have access to healthy recipes and belong to an awesome gym. People are able to adhere to a nutrition plan for a while, or log their calories on MyFitnessPal (or some other app) for a few […]

Teryn-Client Success Story

Hi Everyone,  My name is Teryn and I am your average adult female in her 30’s dealing with everyday life while balancing realistic health goals. I may not have your typical weight loss story but my hope is that it will resonate with and inspire many of you! I met Galen 6 years ago and […]

THE MISSING LINK IN WEIGHT LOSS: VALUES

What’s something that you LOVE to do–something that excites you, something that you want to share with others? What is it that you VALUE MOST IN THE WORLD? Values dictate what you think, say and do. What you value most always results in inspired action. When you value something, you don’t need motivation to take […]

Realizations After 30 Days of No Alcohol

First, I lost 12 pounds — so that’s cool. Though that’s not a DIRECT result of cutting out alcohol. Instead…we’ll, here’s my real drinking story. It all started at college when drinking was a social lubricant; it was fun. Then it went to: “It’s been a rough week and I want to relax — so […]

Guess Which Photo I Was Happier In?

By Galen Lundin The one on the left was taken right before I competed in my first bodybuilding competition. To prepare for it, I dieted rigorously and lost 40 pounds in 4 months. Plus I spent a LOT of time at the gym. I ended up doing quite well…1st place in my division. The purpose […]

My Code- The Guiding Principles of My Life

By Galen Lundin Discovering these “truths” has helped me find a new paradigm to successfully bridge the mind-body issue. They’ve helped me. I hope they can help you. [CREATE] My transition from personal trainer to trainer-coach has not been an easy one, often filled with doubt, uncertainty, and second guessing. For many years, I believed […]

Overfed and Undernourished

  Written by Sean Armstead Edited by Riley Constantine Having poor health and low stamina, energy, and muscle strength is quite common in our society, and this is especially true for those of us living in urban environments. In an era long gone, man’s plight was a physical one. Whether by hunting, farming, or manual […]