Fitness Content

  • Introduction to Pre-workout supplements
    Hello, this week’s post is about pre-workout supplements. I will discuss what a pre-workout supplement is, what ingredients are found in it, it’s safety, best brands of pre-workouts in Lebanon and finally, it’s effect on performance as compared to a regular cup of coffee. What is pre-workout? A pre-workout supplement can be used to enhance…
  • Body part split workouts with a glutes emphasis (free training program)
    Hey guys, I hope that you’re having a great weekend. I wanted to share with you a sample week of at-home workouts with a lower-body emphasis. Save the templates below and give them them a try as soon as possible. I hope that you enjoy them! Make sure to check out the Week of Workouts…
  • Attraction and beauty in the Middle East (editorial piece)
    Hey guys, today I wanted to discuss the characteristics and attributes of the female Arab body. Furthermore, I wanted to explore how our body types are distinct from the Western ideals that are more prevalent on popular media channels. This is, of course, an opinion piece that aims to critically analyze how our culture despite…
  • My glutes transformation journey (lifestyle/mindset tips for success)
    Hey guys, today I I hope that you are having a safe and relaxing weekend. I wanted to share with you a few pictures of my glutes transformation journey and go into what it took for me to develop my body from it’s 2012 state to how it looks in 2021. Growing glutes takes time,…
  • Five at home workouts for building your lower body and abs
    Hey guys, Today I wanted to share with you five at home workouts aimed at developing the glutes muscles, quadriceps, and abs. Each of these workouts can be performed at home and can be found below. I recommend activating the glute muscles with this glute activation sequence beforehand in order to ensure quality repetitions. I…
  • 3 expert hypetrophy tips from Bret Contreras’ ‘Glute Lab’
    Hey guys, This week, I wanted to share with you a few tips that I took from Bret Contrera’s Book ‘Glute Lab’. For more details on this book, check out my review . Today, I go over Chapter 8 of his book titled ‘How Muscle Grows’. I really highly recommend this book because it is…
  • How to perform your favorite leg day exercises for maximum glutes development
    Hey guys, Today I wanted to share with you a leg workout and a few useful tips on how to execute each lift correctly. I also made sure that the tips are specific towards driving glutes growth as this is the body part that most women (and some men) want to develop at this point…
  • Women’s lifting Q&A
    Hey guys, For today’s post, I thought I’d answer some of my readers’ questions about weight training. I cover topics from how to build muscle, heavy weights vs. fitness classes, bulking vs. toning, how not to be intimidated at the gym and how long it takes to get results. What do the terms volume, load…
  • My favourite exercises for at-home quads, glutes and hamstrings growth
    Hello, Today I wanted to share with you a few exercises that I enjoy doing in order to grow my lower body muscles. Each image has a few of my favourite exercises that I enjoy for growing my quadriceps, hamstrings and glutes. Give these three images a save and make sure to check out the…
  • 10 Full leg day strength training routines to try ASAP
    Intense legs and glutes gym workout 2. At home dumbbells-only legs/glutes workout 3. No-equipment at home HIIT (intensity interval training) leg workout 4. At home quads-building workout 5. At home mat glutes building workout 6. At home legs/glutes workout for all levels 7. Band-only glutes/ leg day at home workout 8. Full at home leg…
  • Three at-home workouts for a sculpted back
    Hey guys, Today I wanted to share with you three of my most recent back workouts. These workouts can be performed at home, and they are accessible for almost all fitness levels. I list the difficulty levels and equipment requirement below. I also provide a link towards my Instagram page where I initially posted these…
  • Nutrition 101: Introduction to Macronutrients, Fat Loss and Muscle Gain
    Hello, today I wanted to share with you one of my nutrition videos on Youtube. In this video, I give a brief introduction into the world of macronutrients needed for both fat loss and mucle gain. The video that I posted is composed of three parts: the first part gives a brief introduction to fat…
  • My top four favorite Lebanese fitness blogs
    Hey guys, Today I wanted to share with you my four favorite Lebanese fitness blogs. These bloggers range from an adidas athlete to a bikini model championship winner to a super-fit Lebanese award-winning blogger to a passionate fitness-lover who started her own online community. These are just a few of the things that these ambitious…
  • My 6 year strength-training transformation (with pictures)
    Hey guys, Today I wanted to share with you pictures of my 6 year fitness transformation. On the left is my body with just a few months of strength training and a high-protein diet, the right side is me now after 6 years of consistent training and healthy eating. To get from my 2014 physique…