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Nature’s Best-In-Class Stair Master on Bull Mountain

The City of Tigard has one of the best hiking trail systems located on the West slope of Bull Mountain Park in Tigard. This wooded trail environment offers natures Best-In-Class stair master for the fitness enthusiast & avid hiker. Strangely, most don’t know it exists as a public use recreation resource. If you want to aerobically exercise or experience a hiking venture with family walking multiple switchback mountainous areas; and have lunch in the park after hiking to the top… learn how to access this awesome park place. Continue reading

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Enjoy Holiday Meals Without Weight Gain or Guilt

The Holiday season for some is a joyful occasion and for others a weight watch war.  It’s almost as if they have to harden the body for fear of tempting Holiday foods known to cause a food binge and gain more weight. All too often the tactic used during the Holidays is to avoid the event. But it doesn’t have to be this way.  I’ll show you how to use an 8-Tip Meal Plan strategy that may help avoid weight gain during the Holidays – while allowing you to eat your favorite foods.
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Walkable Cities Motivates Bodies to Move

Get fit healthy while connecting with nature and shed those extra pounds using public access right of way. Learn how to explore and make use of safe pedestrian friendly walk loops and trail systems from your own back yard. No matter where you live you likely have some safe public walking places, park space, school track or trail system you can use to exercise outdoors. Increase fitness levels and improve health by walking, biking, hiking, jogging or running with no additional out-of-pocket cost other than your personal gear preference.. Continue reading

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Walk Tigard with Marc Woodard

For those that “LIKE” our DareToWalkDaily FB page, we’ll create a walking event calendar and you’ll be invited to walk with us through and around the City of Tigard.  Simply show up with the proper walking attire on posted walk day.  You may walk with the start group, or follow the walk loop map and complete the course on your own.  Then as you get more fit participate fully with the conditioned walk group for more challenging walk loops.. Continue reading

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Challenging Social Disability Expectation

I do understand the feelings associated with loss of finances, immobility, productivity, loneliness, worth and dignity. One does not have to live a 100% disabled and sedentary lifestyle if on 100% disability benefits. Forget about societies perception of your disability. In knowing now how to rid the mind, body and spirit of pain; living a purposeful and enriched life can be experienced. Continue reading

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Resolve to Lose Weight through Simple Changes

You may not know the metabolism can remove excess body weight rather quickly through a few simple lifestyle changes. And unknowingly, have
kept some overweight for years and never knew why. If you’ve failed repeatedly on your last 2 or 3 year weight loss resolutions there are some simple changes that can help you achieve your fitness goal. The answers to your weight loss success lies within some daily habit changes. Also needed by the mind and body to look and feel good. Continue reading

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Top 10 New Year’s Weight Loss Articles

Mirror Athlete’s Top 10 New Years Weight Loss Articles: 1. Foods that Will Reduce Stubborn Body Fat. 2. This Year’s Fitness Weight Loss Goals. 3. Trans Fats Dangerous for Your Health? Deceitfully Yes! 4. Successful Weight Loss Based in Blood Chemistry Fuel. 5. After Holiday Weight Gain Blues. 6. Science Proves Exercise Alone May Promote Weight Gain. 7. 10 Step Basic Weight Loss Tips. 8. Lose Weight With Super Foods! 9. New Year’s Resolution, “Activate Addictive Healthy Chemicals. 10. Holiday Weight Management Tips. Continue reading

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Relative Fitness Programming Sustains Active Lifestyles

How does one determine and build a relative fitness program? All too often relative fitness programming is disregarded where some jump on others band wagons in hopes of receiving the same results. It is often thought if one follows another’s exercise routine, they’ll receive the same fitness benefits. Sometimes this strategy works, but all too often it fails because it’s relative to another’s unique mind, body and spirit and environment(s) in which they live. For example, when we fail too often to losing weight because of poor fitness planning, the end result is more weight gain and risk to health. Continue reading

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