11 05, 2015

Jawbone Up 2 Review and First Impressions

By |2015-05-15T21:09:18-04:00May, 11, 2015|Fitness, Reviews|0 Comments

After a disappointing experience with the Garmin Vivofit 2, I was back on the hunt for a fitness band and tracker. Naturally, I gravitated towards the two I knew the most about - Fitbit and Jawbone. I've heard mixed reviews about both bands, and I wasn't too excited at the thought of buying another mediocre fitness band. But I did my research anyway, because that's just what I do. I quickly learned that Jawbone recently revamped their entire line of fitness bands. I searched for reviews, and was pleasantly surprised to see really positive reviews about the Jawbone Up 2. It only [...]

20 04, 2015

Garmin Vivofit 2 Review

By |2015-04-19T20:59:58-04:00April, 20, 2015|Fitness, Reviews|0 Comments

When the Garmin Vivofit 2 was announced in January, I knew I had to have it. I'm late to the wearable fitness tracker trend, although I've been using a Polar watch and heart rate monitor during my workouts for over a year. I've seen friends wearing and using their Fitbits, Jawbone Ups, and Misfits, but none of them really stood out to me. And then I learned about the Garmin Vivofit 2, and I knew it had to be mine. I wanted to pre-order it but eventually decided to just wait until it was available for purchase. I checked the Garmin [...]

9 04, 2015

Insanity Max 30 Month 1 Review

By |2015-04-14T19:19:42-04:00April, 9, 2015|Fitness, Reviews|0 Comments

I completed my first month of Insanity Max 30 last week, and I figured that now is the perfect time to give my official month 1 review! About My Results I'm down 2 pounds. I didn't do a very good job eating clean and healthy, which is probably why I didn't lose more. My clothes are looser. I might need to get some new clothes in the near future. I definitely gained muscle. I'm not super toned, but I have muscle in places I didn't have muscle before. This is also probably one of the reasons I didn't lose more weight. [...]