Featured Fitale – Keisha

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). Hello my name is Keisha. I am an self employed personal trainer & part time manager at a nightclub. What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? What sparked my weight loss journey was me preparing for a summer trip. ...

Featured Fitale – Kimberley Lewis

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). My name is Kimberley - I work in the technology field and I am an avid reader and animal lover. What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? I have struggled with weight my entire life, lots of losing and gaining.  I ...

Ketogenic Diets: What Are They, and Do They Actually Work?

This post is not meant as medical or health advice. Before embarking on any weight loss plan, consult your health care provider and do your own research. Not every diet or weight loss plan works for everyone, and there are situations where certain plans can be dangerous to your health. What is a ketogenic diet? Note that I am saying a ...

September #NoFluff Fitness Challenge

  Registration is open so sign up today for the #NoFluff Challenge (SEPTEMBER): http://bit.ly/NoFluff3. [Tweet "Start your #fitnessjourney with our #NoFluff challenge. Register today http://bit.ly/NoFluff3."] This program is a total body challenge with workouts to focus on 1 body part a day, 6 days a week with 1 day's rest. ...

How To Lose Weight With Technology

Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. Technology has reached the state of having the power to help you with almost every aspect of your life. With it getting so smart, it has become possible for you to follow up on your daily habits in order to correct and improve them. Fitness shops are full of various gadgets that you can make ...

How Fitness Can Affect Your Wellbeing

Positive Effects of Fitness Fitness in this context can be explained to be the ability of the body to remain in good health, to be able to do our day to day activities without undue fatigue and remain physically fit. Common components of fitness include; Muscular power, muscular strength, cardiorespiratory endurance, muscular power, ...

How to Get Lean With Cardio

Ah, cardio, the bane of gym rats everywhere. For people not looking for bulk, however, cardio is an invaluable tool to sculpting out the perfect summer bod. Apart from shredding fat, cardio plays an important role in producing lean muscle mass. The key to burning fat and gaining said muscle mass is to constantly bombard your body with challe...

Cardio Versus Weight Training For Fat Loss

The average gym goer would probably tell themselves "If I want to burn fat, do more cardio" and "If I want to build more muscle, I should lift weights". Well with this article, we prove that weight training tops cardio for fat loss for many reasons. Could Weight Training Strictly Be Used For Fat Loss? Yes it can. Here's why. WEIGHT ...

Carb Cycling Plan – The Ultimate Lean Gains Solution

  When it comes to not only burning fat, but actually gaining lean muscle mass in the process, a lot of people tend to find themselves avoiding all fats like the plague, including healthy fats such as polyunsaturated fats and monounsaturated fats. When it comes to fat loss and lean gains, however, studies have found that carbohydrates ...

The Best Exercise Routines To Lose Belly Fat

It goes without saying that everyone would love to have a flat and toned belly. While, in truth, many of us are having trouble fitting into our old clothes and bending our minds around it. And yes, belly fat doesn’t look aesthetically pleasing. Furthermore, it can give you health problems if not taken care of on time. Exercise and diet are ...

5 Surprising Ways to Lose Weight You’ve Never Thought Of

By Alex Moore There are nearly endless ways to get healthier, but the main goal behind weight loss diets are quick ways to lose weight while cutting corners and reducing calorie intake. However, as soon as the diet is over, you may just end up gaining the weight back. Luckily for you, we’ve put together a brief weight loss guide to ...

How To Incorporate Supplements To Meet Your Fitness Goals

With science making great strides in health and fitness, more and more athletes now realize they can combine various supplements with their exercise routine to meet their fitness goals in ways they never thought possible. However, with the seemingly endless variety of supplements on the market today, knowing how to incorporate them into your ...

5 Tips To Eat A Healthy Breakfast While On-The-Go

If your life is anything like mine the mornings are hectic.  Between training clients, getting my own training in, getting ready for my 9 to 5 and getting my family ready for the day, I sometimes walk out of the house and literally forget to eat a healthy breakfast.  On more than a few occasions I have turned to grabbing fast food I pass ...

Why You’re Not Losing Weight Eating Salads

  Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. A lot of times we associate the word “salad” with healthy and weight loss, but is it really? That completely depends on what all you put in your salad and what type and how much dressing you use. [Tweet "Eating salads and not losing weight? Here's why. #salads #weightlossj...

How to Workout Effectively From Home

Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. For many people, training at home is a great way to get in shape without having to go to a gym. However, if you are new to exercise, you might not know where to start with home training. While some opt to hire personal trainer, this option is not financially feasible for everyone. But the ...

How to Snack Right For Weight Loss

I am contacted daily with questions about how to lose weight and many of you are going about it ineffectively because either you were told incorrect information early on in your fitness journey or you want unrealistic “quick” results which isn’t effective.  Snacking is essential and has a lot of excellent benefits such as: ...

Top 7 Green Smoothie Health Benefits

If you want to enjoy a great substitute for snacks and heavy meals, then green smoothies will be an amazing idea to consider. You do not need much in terms of equipment other than a blender which will be enough to make delicious smoothies. Smoothies are generally very healthy since they’re loaded with various nutrients that you need ...

Fitness Trends Millennials Are Loving

  While some may look at the year of one’s birth as a determiner of their generation, this is definitely not the most reliable indicator. You see, a millennial is not just an age group, it is a state of mind. Some of the features that are strongly represented when it comes to this demographic are a fact that they are multitaskers, ...

8 Simple Ways to Motivate Yourself to Work Out

  For a lot of us, finding the motivation to exercise can be difficult sometimes. After all, it's much, much easier to stay in bed for a half hour more than to get out of bed and get your butt to the gym. Admit it, how familiar is this scenario? You plan your workout schedule for the next four weeks and get super pumped about it. ...

3 Things You Need to Power Through a Powerhouse Workout

What is going on Fitness Family?  I'm back with another powerful workout but first let me share some top tips that will help you power through this workout and beyond. [Tweet "Learn how to power through your workouts with @QuestNutrition #protein bars. #ad #fitness"] Get Enough Rest In order to get through a challenging workout you ...