month : 01/2017 9 results

January 2017 POPSUGAR Must Have Box Unboxing

Disclaimer:  I was provided a complimentary January 2017 POPSUGAR Must Have box due to my affiliation with POPSUGAR Select.  All opinions are my very own. You can be assured I am going to keep it real.  Also this post contains affiliate links which means if you click and make a purchase I may receive a small commission from your purchase. ...

Why You Need Probiotics in Your Life

  What are probiotics?  They are live yeast and cultures that are good for your digestive tract.  They are considered helpful or “good” bacteria that help move food through your system. [Tweet "Improve your gut health and immune systemwith @OllyNutrition Quick Melt Probiotic Sticks https://ooh.li/8d3ff34. #ad"] I ...

5 of the Best Yoga Poses for Women

One of the safest and gentlest forms of exercise out there is yoga. Before getting into the best yoga poses for women, here are a few things to remember: • Work with a certified yoga instructor to understand proper form • Stop at the first signs of discomfort – no powering through where Yoga is concerned! • Follow a holistic ...

The Body-Positive Guide to Working Out

There’s plenty of body-shaming to go around in this world—and unfortunately, we in the fitness community aren’t always immune. The vision of a slimmer, more attractive you makes for a powerful motivator, and why not? After all, one of the perks of working out is that you can finally try on that tiny swimsuit you threw into the back of ...

How to Tone Your Arms and Get Rid of The Flab For Good

Let’s face it, strong arms enhance your look. The amount of work you have to put in depends on your current arm size, shape, and your desired results. Arm training requires a lot of patience. Despite the numerous disappointments along the way, it consistently remains a popular subject for gym fanatics and athletes. Strong arms make you ...

Black Women Do Workout 100K Giveaway + New You!

It's a brand new year and many people make resolutions to a new "you" and this giveaway will help you with that.  Doing the same thing over and over expecting different results is the definition of INSANITY so we want to know what do you plan to do differently in 2017 vs. 2016 and other previous years as it pertains to your fitness journey?...

Boost Your Mind, Mood, and Food In The New Year

Happy New Year!  This past holiday season really takes the cake.  There was an abundance of running around preparing for the holidays, my personal training clientele picked up and work was extra hectic this past season so in 2017 I resolved myself to make sure I maintain a healthy mind, healthy mood and healthy food regimen throughout the ...

Top 5 TRX Exercises For A Full-Body Workout

TRX workout system is advantageous in that it requires small space and minimal training equipment during any exercise session. No prior training is necessary for anybody who would want to use the system and the other benefit that underlies the use of TRX is that it applies to many physical fitness objectives. Any person right from Olympic...

How To Start Your New Year with Healthier Habits

Disclaimer:  Today’s post is sponsored by Smoothie King, but my content and love for their Meal Replacement Smoothies is all my own!  Take the challenge as part of a low-calorie diet and daily exercise program.  Weight loss depends on individual needs.  Welcome to the new year.  I get asked all the time how to start picking up ...