Fall Back 2 Fit 7-Day Challenge – March 2017

You asked for it and now I'm bringing it to you for 7 whole days. Fall Back 2 Fit 7-Day Challenge If you have fallen off the fitness wagon, or never really got on, are extremely busy, need structured workouts and/or have no idea how to get started along your journey then let me show you with this 7-day jump start fitness program. This ...

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 ...

Featured Fitale – Jewels Jay

  FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). JJ:  Hi my name is Jewels and I'm 41 years old.  I am a Domestic Violence advocate, and an aspiring fitness trainer.  I love to motivate and inspire others, and I love to dance.  I live in the Baltimore metropolitan area. [Tweet "Read how ...

December 2016 Fit Snack Box Unboxing

Disclaimer:  I receive a monthly complimentary Fit Snack Box as an Ambassador.  As always all reviews and reveals are my very own.  This post contains affiliate links which means I earn a small commission if you click and subscribe to this service.   [Tweet "Get your healthy snacking on and order the December @FitSnack Box at http://...

Mindful Eating Tips This Holiday Season

As we gather together with family and friends to enjoy our hearty dinners during this festive season, it is very easy to fall in the trap of over indulging, which can cause queasiness, unnecessary weight gain, and discomfort. At BookMeditationRetreats.com, we believe that the practice of meditation and mindfulness can be brought to the ...

The Truth About Losing Weight On a Low-Carb Diet

Carbs: One of the most-hated words in the diet community, and an often-avoided food group for those looking to slim down. You've no doubt tried cutting carbs in the past at one point or another. If you're watching your weight, maybe you've sworn off carbs now.  Or at least you've attempted to cut down on your consumption of all things ...

$125 Columbia Sportswear Gift Card Giveaway

Organized by The Frugal Exerciser and Femme Fitale Fit Club Co-Hostesses Vegetarian Mamma | Running Loving Living | Miss Ittie Bittie Fittie Winter is finally here but that doesn't mean we stop our fitness game.  We just make sure we are wearing the right gear to protect us against the frigid temperatures.  That's why my girl The Frugal ...

Simple and Delicious Low Fat Meal Ideas

In theory, healthy eating in order to lose fat is a fantastic thing, but sadly, in reality, things aren’t quite that black and white. As soon as the hunger pangs and cravings begin to kick in, a plate of steamed vegetables and baked cod may not necessarily be your idea of a delicious appetizing and appealing meal option. Fit Fact:  ...

Weight Loss Tips For My Personal Training Clients

Disclaimer:  This post is sponsored by Trainerize but all opinions, recommendations and suggestion are genuinely my own. I am so elated that my in-person and online virtual personal training business has taken off.  I am fortunate to have some hard working and committed clients both in person and virtual.  But with anything there is ...

Everything You Need To Know About Foam Rolling

We all know what it’s like to be sore. Whether you just finished running a few miles or you just crushed a workout at your local gym, muscle soreness has become a regular part of life for all of us fitness lovers. There are plenty of ways to alleviate the soreness, from supplements to heat packs to ice baths, but one of the easiest and most ...

Beginner Sample Workout to Get Rid of Back Fat

Many of you have been asking about ways to eliminate that annoying back fat that hangs out over and under your bras so we shared some key tips in this article but now we want to take it a step further and share a beginner sample workout plan that will help you get rid of back fat for good.  If you follow the tips in the previous article PLUS ...

Top 6 Sure Ways of Getting Rid of Back Fat

When you are trying to tone your body, the back fat can be one of the toughest places to tone. Unfortunately, it’s not possible to focus on one part of your body. Your exercise regimen and your diet have to support toning the upper part of your body. It’s, therefore, more effective to have a combination of exercise and diet to help tone ...