6 Reasons You Aren’t Losing Weight

Losing weight can be tough.  You have been at the top of your weight training and healthy eating plan for the past month, so you expect to see results. But what if you step on the scale and realize that you haven’t lost weight as you had hoped? Weight loss is not as easy as many people perceive it to be. If you don’t see any progress even ...

5 Reasons Why Women Should Build Lean Muscle

Women in the gym tend to steer clear of anything that involves lifting weights. If you've ever been to one, you've probably noticed that. Maybe you're a woman yourself. When someone suggests that you start lifting, the first thing you think is that you don't want to bulk up and start looking too manly. Pixabay The truth is, women ...

Featured Fitale – Kailyn Wright

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). My name is Kailyn, I am 31 and a mother of two boys, age 6.5 and 22 months. I am married and work part time as a barber. What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? Having children sparked my weight loss transformation journey. It was told to ...

5 Reasons Why Slow and Steady Weight Loss Is Better

We often hear about diets and fads that are tailored to help you lose weight fast. However, this isn’t always the best way to lose weight for your body. While it might be more instantly gratifying, the best way to lose weight has been proven in some studies to be a rate of about a pound or two a week. Why is this the case, though? If you ...

Featured Fitale – Sophia Marose

Please introduce yourself to our readers. My name is Sophia. I currently work as a Global Program Manager. I enjoy serving God, spending time with my family and friends, volunteer, decorating, even love to dance Kompa (Haitian Music) What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? All my life I battled with my weight. I even ...

Featured Fitale – Ben

Please introduce yourself to our readers. BEN aka BenDIESEL9OZ I’m a fitness enthusiast and currently I work in a hospital. What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? Not feeling confident in my own body and also suffering from multiple issues due to being obesity ie sleep apnea, shortness of breathe. What was your ...

Featured Fitale – Sherlianne Osepa

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). My name is Sherlianne Osepa. I am 22 years old, from Curacao. Curaçao is an island in the Caribbean. I live in Mexico at the moment, because I am a full time medicine student there.   I really love to sing and write songs. Exercising is also my ...
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5 Top Tips to Reduce The Look of Cellulite Naturally

I have been getting a lot of questions about how to reduce and/or get rid of cellulite especially on the thighs and buttocks.  First let me say it won't be easy but these 5 top tips will help reduce the look of cellulite and replace it with nice smooth, lump-free skin. What is cellulite? Simply put, cellulite occurs when fat deposits ...

Tips for Squeezing in a Workout for Busy Women

Being a woman in today's society means having to juggle an incredible number of obligations, from work to children to relationships and personal hobbies. You likely know how important exercise is for staying fit and happy, but it can seem next to impossible to find workout opportunities. Just because you can't make it to the gym for hours at a ...

Featured Fitale – LaKeisha Taylor

Please introduce yourself. Hello I’m LaKeisha I’m a 32 year old work from home mother, I love reading and researching on my down time. When I’m not with my kids, working or studying astrology I’m at the gym!  What sparked my weight loss journey?  I’ve been overweight for most of my life as far as a teenager and up. I was ...

Featured Fitale – Che Haughton

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). My name is Che (Shay). I am 38 years old living in Atlanta, Georgia. I have an 8 year old daughter. I am employed in management in the banking industry. Hobbies would include fitness, cooking new recipes, shopping, traveling, reading and women empowerm...

6 Ways to Maximize Your Post-Workout Out Recovery

Do you know what it takes for your muscles to grow? The vast majority of people believe that it is only important to lift, lift, and lift. The more you lift, the bigger the muscles will be. But, that is only partially correct. You have to be aware of the fact that muscle growth starts when you stop lifting, and it cannot happen without the ...

My Plan To Get Fitter In Time for Vacation With Flat Tummy Shakes

Disclaimer:  This is a paid collaboration between Flat Tummy and Blog Meets Brand and you can rest assured all opinions are most certainly my very own. Coming out of the Winter months I typically have a few extra pounds of fat to shed because I tend to get into hibernation mode and my regular workout routine tends to wane.  Now that ...

Gut Health Made Easy With Activia Dailies

This post is sponsored by Activia but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. We all are busy which sometimes means we don’t always take the time and properly care for our bodies especially our digestive system.  Taking care of our gut is probably one of the least thought about organs.  We care about skin and general health ...

Effective Fat Loss Tips For Women

Weight and fat loss is a battle that most women tend to have nowadays. But it’s not as hard as you can imagine. You can indeed effectively lost body fat naturally without pills, teas, body wraps, Albolene, waist trainers or gimmicks.  You want to find the right way to do it. The best way you can achieve such a result is to start changing ...

Featured Fitale – Febeh

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). My name is Febeh. I am originally from Cameroon, but my family and i immigrated to the US lamost 18 years ago. I’ve lived in the DMV since I can remember. I am currently in school working towards my DPT. What sparked your weight-loss transformat...

Featured Fitale – Shanielle

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). Hello. My name is Shanielle.  I’m 30 years old. I’m currently a nursing student and I work in patient financial services. For fun, I’m crafty, so anytime I can do with my hands & a hot glue gun I’m happy. What sparked your weight-loss ...

Featured Fitale – Nikki

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). Hello! My name is Nikki. I work full time as a data analyst and project manager at a bio pharma company. I also am a certified personal trainer & fitness nutrition specialist running my own fitness company. As for hobbies, I compete in bodybuilding ...

My New Matrix TF30 Treadmill by Johnson Fitness

I enjoy running outdoors but sometimes weather doesn’t always permit such as when its raining or there’s ice on the ground.  And let’s face it, even though I have a gym membership I sometimes get a little lazy and don’t feel like driving out to the gym that’s when an at-home treadmill comes in right on time. [Tweet "Learn all ...

How To Keep Germs at Bay While At The Gym

Dislosure:  This post is sponsored by Kleenex but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Let’s face it, as a personal trainer and someone who trains I enjoy going to the gym.  The gym has a wider variety of equipment, the weights can get very heavy, there is a sauna, and awesome cardio equipment that I don’t have at ...