Equinox Class Review: Tabata Circuit

This post is part of my 2017 New Year’s Resolution to try every group fitness class offered at my gym, The Equinox in Chestnut Hill. See the full list of reviews here. Progress: 34 Classes Down, Approximately 9 To Go (class offerings sometimes change) Class: Tabata Circuit with Josh Fink Class length: 50 minutes Description from the Equinox: At your request we combined the best of two classes: the movement of Whipped, and the intensity of […]

When Are You Going to Work Out? Planning Ahead For Success

Whenever you choose a fitness goal, an important part of success is having a realistic plan for when you’re going to accomplish your training goals. Are you going to run in the morning? On your lunch break? After work? Have you cleared that time from other obligations you’d normally accomplish then? Do you need to arrange childcare or to prepare dinner ahead of time so it can go in the oven while you shower? When are […]

Biked the Rail Trail near Lebanon, NH – A Perfect Birthday Gift from Greg!

For my birthday Greg researched different bike trails and routes in New England and presented me a packet of options to choose from. He said, “I thought about getting you earrings, but I figured maybe you’d rather bike together.” Yes, I would. (No judgment on anyone who would prefer earrings, I absolutely love earrings, I just already have some.) I chose to rent hybrid bikes and do the Rail Trail in Lebanon, NH. Some other […]

That Crooked, Crooked Path to Success

Today at the gym I was getting out of the pool and someone asked me if I was a triathlete, too. What I said: “Yeah!” What I was thinking: Sort of, I mean I did a couple sprint triathlons in 2016 including that great time when I was last out of the water, but I dropped out of my tri this summer, and I can barely run 3 miles right now and I’m actually only […]

Equinox Class Review: Metcon 3

This post is part of my 2017 New Year’s Resolution to try every group fitness class offered at my gym, The Equinox in Chestnut Hill. See the full list of reviews here. Progress: 33 Classes Down, Approximately 10 To Go (class offerings sometimes change) I took the kids winter coat shopping yesterday and it was not a good time. So when Greg got out early for Columbus Day and was willing to feed them dinner and send […]