Disclaimer: I am not a fitness professional and these are just workouts I have personally benefitted from. With any workout, there is always the possibility of getting injured I am not liable for these injuries and any actions you take you are doing so at your own risk. Before you start a new workout routine … Continue reading Workouts for wheelchair users and people with limited mobility
Summer is just around the corner and most people may be doing extra workouts to get that "summer body". People with physical disabilities may struggle with body confidence because most people with physical disabilities can't work out like an abled person and some can't work out at all! Having body confidence is more challenging with … Continue reading Body confidence with a disability
When your disabled setting and achieving fitness goals is more difficult than if you were abled. This past week I achieved a fitness goal that I have worked on since 2011, I can do a plank with proper form! You may be thinking that a plank is not that hard but for me, it was … Continue reading Achieving fitness goals when you are disabled
Blogilates is the number one female fitness channel on YouTube with four million subscribers. Cassey Ho the Pilate's instructor that runs this website has helped me improve my fitness in so many ways! I will share with you a few things I have learned since I started using her channel in 2011. Form is more … Continue reading Lessons I learned from Blogilates
When an abled person works out they may have certain days where they work out certain body parts. That may not be a very good strategy for a disabled person if all they can work out is their upper body. Every day would be arm day! When you go to a gym there is very … Continue reading Why don’t I workout in a gym?
Going on vacation can be fun but at the same time very stressful if you have worked very hard to achieve a goal. Staying in shape on vacation is more difficult when you are disabled than when you are abled. Here are some of the ways I stay in shape when I go on vacation. … Continue reading How to stay in shape on vacation when you’re disabled
Have you ever looked at someone and judged them based on their physical appearance? Most people have, it's wrong and I will explain why I think you should not body shame. Know their story- When you look at a complete stranger and judge them based on their physical appearance that is wrong because you do … Continue reading Why you shouldn’t body shame