6 Reasons Why You Want to Invest in At-Home Cardio Equipment

Disclaimer:  This post is sponsored by Matrix Fitness. All opinions are my own. It is getting cooler outside and for some, performing cardio outdoors or heading off to the gym to jump on a machine is just not in the cards.  I have a solution – at-home cardio equipment.  Trust me, as someone who has cardio equipment in her home, it is ...

November 2016 POPSUGAR Must Have Box Unboxing

Disclaimer:  I was provided a complimentary November 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. ...

The Best Cardio Exercises For Low Back Pain Sufferers

Cardio refers to activities that increase your heart rate. When there is an increase in the heart rate it helps make your heart stronger, and if you have a strong heart you will have a stronger body. When your heart pumps oxygen without difficulty throughout the body it helps your body perform in a better way. From fighting germs, to healing ...

November 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 November @FitSnack Box at http://...

Get Swole with Soma Sole Resistance Links

Disclaimer:  I received a complimentary SomaSole Resistance Link bundle in exchange for an honest review and exercise demonstration video.  As always, all opinions are my very own. For ages I have purchased and used resistance bands just for them to fall by the wayside eventually because they lose their elasticity.  They are reinforced ...

Water Warrior Bottle with Drink Tracker Giveaway

What's up Femme Fitales?  I am truly excited about this giveaway because I recently added a 34 oz Water Warrior Bottle with Drink Tracker to the lineup of premium Infusion Water Bottles with Drink Trackers.  This water bottle is so awesome because I was asked to offer a larger bottle so that folks didn't have to refill it as much so voila ...

Amazing Exercises To Try Daily

It is very important to stay healthy, and the best way to ensure that is to stay fit. Regular exercise has many benefits – while you’re exercising your brain receives more oxygen which enables it to function flawlessly. Another thing why it’s great is because you will feel incredible about yourself and experience a huge confidence boost. ...

October 2016 POPSUGAR Must Have Box Unboxing

Disclaimer:  I was provided a complimentary October 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. ...

Featured Fitale – Quian Callis

My name is Quian.  I am a licensed Zumba instructor and fitness coach. What started for me getting into the health and fitness industry was after I gave birth to my twins.  Before being pregnant, I never worked out lol! [Tweet "Check out how Quian lost her pregnancy weight and keeps it off."] I pretty much ate whatever I wanted ...

Featured Fitale – Japan Stevenson

Hello my name is Japan and I would like to share my Fitness Story with you about 3 and a half years ago I was weathering the biggest storm ever I was losing my father from cancer I was losing my husband in a painful divorce, I was losing my home, losing my car and losing my job. [Tweet "Meet Japan and see how she LOST everything but ...

Featured Fitale – Shawn Blandford

  My name is Shawn Blandford and my journey began on 9/30/15.  A less less than a year after recovering from breast cancer surgery. I had been battling obesity for over 10 years. I have been on every diet, and eating plan known to man, every pill on the market and prescription for weight loss, for years. I have seen doctors and physicians, ...

Alternate Gym Regimens You Will Love

Time and again, regular exercise has been proven to bring positive effects to our health. This should already be reason enough to be physically active so that we can live a healthy and fulfilling life until our golden years. Studies show that regular exercise can dramatically decrease the risk of the following health conditions: ...

In The Gym with Gayna of FITnatic LIFEstyle

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers. GFL:  Hello my name is Gayna, and I’d like to admit that I am not good at writing about myself (more of a vlogger) lol. I am 41 years of age and believe that you have the Heal From The Inside Out before you can change your physical self. I have been living a healthy lifestyle for longev...

Why Sitting Is More Harmful For Your Health Than Smoking

We have all been made aware of how harmful smoking is to our health but very few of us are aware that extensive sitting day in and day out can be even more harmful than smoking.  A new study was recently published showing that those who lead a primarily sedentary lifestyle had higher mortality rates than those who smoke. I know I sit a lot ...

Why I Decided to Become A Certified Personal Trainer

A few years ago I made a declaration on this blog that I was going to work on my personal trainer certification.  Now that I think about it - that was 3 years ago!  It took me 3 years to muster up the courage to actually put into action plans I always had in store.  My love of fitness started when I was young and away at Summer camps.  The ...

Cycle 5 – 30-Day Cinch An Inch Fitness and Nutrition Challenge

It's time to get back full swing into Back To School mode and do we have a challenge you don't want to miss.  We are kicking off Cycle 5 of our crazy wild and popular Cinch-An-Inch Fitness and Nutrition Challenge which starts October 17, 2016.  It's ON!!!!  This is the LAST challenge in 2016 so make sure you are a part of it.  Stop ...

Slim Down With Killer HIIT Cardio

I get asked all the time by women in our fitness accountability group how to lose the extra weight and extra stomach.  When I ask what they are doing they say they do cardio for hours upon hours a day and still not seeing results. I then have to stop them.  Staying on a comfortable setting on the treadmill or elliptical will not change ...

September 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 SeptemberFit Snack Box at http://...

Why Rest Is Important For Effective Weight Loss

Disclaimer:  I was provided a complimentary Queen-size mattress by OSO Sleep for the purposes of this review.  All opinions are my own.   I'm asked constantly by my readers and Femme Fitale Fit Club members how to lose weight.  Many say they know all they need to do is eat right, drink plenty of water and exercise and they do that but ...

Featured Fitale – Kiah Simmons

  I have always struggled with my weight.  I have gone from the college athlete playing basketball on a daily basis to an emotional eater adding unhealthy weight. My fitness and health experiences are immensely broad in spectrum. My initial weight loss commitment was a struggle. I would exercise hard before going to work. I was ...