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Karen Gallagher

Karen Gallagher is a leading fitness professional with an elite athletic background combined with over 18 years of knowledge and experience.Karen’s competition experience grew steadily through her competitive figure skating career that took her twice to National Championships. Later, she entered the field of fitness and earned a spot on the 2010 Arnold Classic stage competing with top international athletes. She was also voted for two consecutive years as Inside Fitness Top Hot & Fit 100 bikini models of 2011 and 2012!

Keto Fudge Brownies

Keto Fudge Brownies

Craving Chocolate? Don’t want to derail all your efforts in the gym? These easy keto low carb brownies are super chocolatey, gooey and are only three ingredients. Made with almond or coconut flour, these healthy easy brownies are the best! Paleo, Vegan, Sugar Free! 

No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

3 Ingredient No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies (Keto, Gluten Free, Paleo, Vegan, Sugar Free)- Make these easy no bake cookies in under 5 minutes, to satisfy your sweet tooth the healthy way!

Handstands, Burpees, Keto Cookies & Ice Cream!

Handstands, Burpees, Keto Cookies & Ice Cream!

Life will constantly throw you curve balls when it comes to your body, your diet, and your lifestyle. So you just have to roll with the punches and embrace the challenges. The most important thing is that you keep taking steps forward. Friday night was all about letting lose at the Def Leppard concert and indulging in life with a couple of close friends. Call us old school (or old for that matter) ...[Read More]

The MURPH in Honour Of Murphy

The MURPH in Honour Of Murphy

As many of you may already know I just recently lost my adorable and loving cat Murphy. Despite what anyone says, losing a pet is one of the hardest things to experience. Our pets become part of our family, they connect with us, protect us, they don’t complain and they offer so much unconditional love. It wasn’t the first time that I experienced losing a beloved pet. I grew up on a farm and have g ...[Read More]

Weekly Workouts

Weekly Workouts

Spring is definitely in the air and I’m feeling that urge to get my butt in gear! Just because I’m a seasoned athlete and fitness professional doesn’t mean that I do not feel that need to amp it up in the gym too! For the past few months my motivation in the gym has plummeted due to a couple of injuries and simply not feeling it so I decided to try different styles of workouts to see how my body a ...[Read More]

Monica

Monica

My name is Monica and I am a mother of three. Having three children certainly keeps me active but I was finding that my weight was gradually increasing and I found my self-esteem deteriorate as a result. That is when I decided to join Karen’s fall fitness challenge on Facebook. I thought to myself “what do I have to lose!” Not knowing what to expect, I was quickly taken back and overwhelmed by the ...[Read More]

6 Ways To Lose Weight This Week

6 Ways To Lose Weight This Week

Are you looking to lose some weight? Are you feeling bloated and sluggish after the summer? Do you want to blast five pounds or lose those pesky five that you gained over the summer? I have the solution to losing those five pounds this week.

Sweet Potato Salad

Sweet Potato Salad

This is such a delicious salad. I know, you are looking at that ingredients thinking…what?!  Trust me on this one! Raw sweet potatoes never tasted so good! This salad recipe comes from my Culinary Nutrition Coach Meghan Telpner’s cookbook The Undiet Cookbook. You will find delicious and easy to follow recipes, and loads of useful nutritional information in her cookbook. Give it a try a ...[Read More]

Halloween Workout!

Halloween Workout!

Repeat this workout 3-5 times. You may modify the exercises depending on your fitness level. 20 Wall Balls 20 Push Ups 1 Minute Skipping or Battle Ropes 20 Walking Lunges 20 Jump Squats 1 Minute Plank 15 Bent over Barbell Or Dumbbell Rows

What Is Cortisol? And 4 Tips To Reduce It!

What Is Cortisol? And 4 Tips To Reduce It!

You have probably heard the term “cortisol” before. It’s usually used in reference to stress and body fat. But what is cortisol?

Three Biggest Mistakes Women Make When It Comes To Weight Loss

Three Biggest Mistakes Women Make When It Comes To Weight Loss

For over 20 years I have worked closely with thousands of women to help them achieve their highest health potential. I noticed three common mistakes that they shared that were keeping them from improving their relationship with food and their body.

Health Benefits of Meditation

Health Benefits of Meditation

When you hear the word “meditation,” what images come to mind? Sitting cross-legged on a pillow, eyes closed, possibly chanting? A religious group engaged in deep and mindful concentration?