Toning Exercises for Arms Don’t Work (And Other Bikini Body Myths)

It’s summer, and as always, I’m being bombarded with messaging from every direction about how my most valuable asset is my bikini body. Since I’ve lived through at LEAST 3 different phases of the “ideal” body type for women at the ripe old age of 23, I struggle to even conceptualize the ideal body anymore.Continue reading “Toning Exercises for Arms Don’t Work (And Other Bikini Body Myths)”

The Best and Worst Science-Based Health and Fitness Influencers

After writing an article on Caroline Girvan’s EPIC program, I’ve received DMs and questions from people about other YouTube workout plans and whether or not the health and fitness influencers behind them are worth their salt. Below, I’ve compiled some of the science-based health and fitness influencers and YouTubers that I’ve personally watched, and haveContinue reading “The Best and Worst Science-Based Health and Fitness Influencers”

A Review of the Caroline Girvan EPIC Program: Backed by Science

After nearly two years of surgeries and healing, I finally started to get back into the habit of working out only a few months before COVID-19 hit the US. While I was disappointed, I wasn’t discouraged and spent a lot of this year trying out random workouts that can be done from home. The CarolineContinue reading “A Review of the Caroline Girvan EPIC Program: Backed by Science”