03 Aug Make the Shift
Let’s talk shop…SHIFT SHOP!
Shift Shop is Beachbody’s newest program and it does NOT disappoint!
It is geared for ALL fitness levels. There are modifications for beginners and there are hard core moves for fitness gurus.
Chris Downing is the newest super trainer for Beachbody and he is genuintely motivating and encouraging. He lifts you up. He makes you feel good. He makes you feel like you CAN.
He pushes you. He works with you. He gives you EVERYTHING you need to get RESULTS – fast!
Here is the official blurb:
Using a breakthrough “ramp-up” method, Chris starts you out slow in Week 1 with 25-minute cardio and strength workouts you can really do, and a nutrition plan you can stick with. In Week 2, you push harder with 35-minute workouts, and consume more protein to fuel the burn. But it’s nothing you can’t handle. Finally, in Week 3, you kick your shift into high gear: 45-minute workouts and clean eating.
Can you really get results in 3 weeks? YES!
This is me…16 days into Round 1!
Now…I’ll be honest with you (because you can always get that from me). I didn’t stick to the meal plan all that well.
I’ve been traveling. I’ve been staying with my in-laws for the past few weeks BUT I’m not saying I’ve been eating like crap either. I have been doing my best. I have been drinking Shakeology daily. I have been eating clean (the majority of the time).
I think that if I stuck to the meal plan that is prescribed with the exercise program I would have seen even BETTER results in 16 days.
So, with that being said…I am about to start Round 2 on Monday, August 7th along with a whole bunch of other ladies who are ready to get it in gear and MAKE THE SHIFT to a healtheir, more confident version of themselves.
For Round 2, I will be more dilignet about sticking to the meal plan. (I will still be out of town for the first week, BUT I will do my damndest regardless).
Why am I telling you this? To hold myself accountable! It’s one thing to say it in my head but it is a completely different thing to say it out loud….to put it out there on the internet for all to see.
To honor the fact that I am planning to really ramp up my nutrition (along with my fitness) – I wanted to share a few of the recipes that are in the Shift Shop meal plan (These recipes are approved for Week 1):
Egg White Omelette
Arugla Salad with Chicken and Black Beans
Chickpea Curry Chicken
If YOU would like to join my next accountability group (August 7th) where you can get access to this AMAZING exercise program AND nutrition plan – then find me #thisfitlife on Facebook!