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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 ...

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:  ...

Meal Mondays: Malaysian Curry Laksa Recipe by RawSpiceBar

Disclaimer:  I received complimentary packets of RawSpiceBar premium spices to try for the purposes of a review.  As always all opinions are my very own.  Also, this post contains affiliate links. Last week I shared with you this delicious recipe by RawSpiceBar and this week I am featuring another one of their recipes that I made last ...

Meal Mondays: Za’Atar Cauliflower Recipe by RawSpiceBar

Disclaimer:  I received complimentary packets of RawSpiceBar premium spices to try for the purposes of a review.  As always all opinions are my very own.  Also, this post may contain affiliate links. Do I have a doozy for you today.  Today I am sharing an exotic recipe I received from RawSpiceBar, which is a premium spice subscription ...

Meal Mondays: Shrimp Zoodles Pesto

Hey Femme Fitale Family!!!  I am super duper excited about sharing this recipe with you all.  I was inspired to make this recipe when I found a one-pot zucchini pasta recipe on the "Making Thyme For Health" blog site.  It looked so good and I had some ideas of how to make it my own so I did.  I shared it on Instagram and Facebook and the ...

Meal Mondays: Teriyaki Salmon

Hey Fit Family!!!  One day I was walking through Wegmans and you know how they have those nice ladies handing out food samples?  Well this lady handed me a taste of the salmon with teriyaki and I was sold!  I went home and made this recipe for my family and my mom was in town visiting and was highly impressed.  I shared the recipe with her ...

Meal Mondays: Homemade Veggie Chili

Hey Femme Fitale Family!!!  If you've been catching me on Instagram then you know I recently purchased a Nutribullet 900 which I am extremely excited about.  What came with that awesome purchase was a healthy recipe book and that is where I found this delicious recipe.  I tweaked it to my liking but the basic recipe came from the Nutribul...

Meal Mondays: Shrimp Zoodles Marinara

Hey Femme Fitale Family!!!  I'm here to share a delicious recipe I am sure you and your entire family will love.  This recipe is sort of like a pasta recipe but with no carbs or gluten because the pasta is made with vegetables!  Zucchini to be exact. I won a Paderno Spiralizer in a giveaway by Urban Naturale.  Once I won it I couldn't ...

Rock Your Core April Abs Challenge – Week 3

It is WEEK 3 of our hot-ta-def #RockYourCore challenge and this week includes MORE ab-busting exercises, healthy eats and the possibility to win more awesome prizes!! I'm teamed up with 9 other off-the-chain fitness bloggers to bring to you this 30-day April abs challenge and we are almost halfway through.  The goal of this challenge ...

Rock Your Core April Abs Challenge – Week 2

It is WEEK 2 of our amazing #RockYourCore challenge and we promise more challenging ab exercises, delicious healthy eats and the possibility to win more awesome prizes!! I'm teamed up with 9 other amazing fitness bloggers to bring to you this 30-day April abs challenge that is sure to slim your waist and trim your tummy through the 3 C's ...

Rock Your Core April Abs Challenge

I am beyond excited about next months abs challenge called Rock Your Core.  I have teamed up with 9 other amazing fitness bloggers to bring to you a 30 days April abs challenge that is sure to slim your waist and trim your tummy through the 3 C's (Clean Eating, Crunches and Cardio).  Before I go into the challenge let me introduce the other ...

March It Out Challenge 2015

I am so excited we are doing a challenge this month.  I took a little break from announcing one last month and truth be told, I am late getting the word out on this one but we are doing it!!! [Tweet "Join our March It Out 2015 challenge and get the most steps this month 2 be the winner. #fitnesschallenge"] Let's keep it really simple, ...

Surprise! Unhealthy is Now Healthy

Can you believe what was once unhealthy is now healthy?  Scientific studies are being conducted on thousands of items of food that we consume every day.  Some of these studies show how these once deemed unhealthy foods are not as detrimental to your health as initially thought. Below are just a few examples of what was once considered an ...

Google Hangout On Air Live Interview

We are super excited to be hosting our second Google Hangout On Air Live interview with the one and only Robin Marion of Velvet & Steel Fitness, LLC.  Robin has been a part of the Femme Fitale Fit Club community for about a year or more now and is always pushing us to do better and go beyond our limits.  Very recently she opened up her very ...

March Madness Challenge Your Diet Calendar

Hey everybody!  Who's in for the FFFC March Madness II Challenges?  If you haven't read up on it visit HERE for the scoop!  One of the challenges is "Challenging Your Diet by Changing It".  Here is the calendar. Download it, tape it to your refrigerator and follow it closely.  If it takes 21 days to form habits, let's see what 31 days of ...

Meal Mondays: Shrimp and Broccoli Stir Fry

I reposted this on our Facebook Fan Page and it was a big HIT!  It's from Mel's Kitchen Cafe and a total scrumptious recipe.  I decided to try it for myself on my family and received thumbs up all around.  This was very easy to make so please try it out and let me know what you think. Ingredients 1 tablespoon vegetable, canola or ...

To Eat or Not To Eat – That’s The Question

One of our illustrious Femme Fitale Fit Club members posted this question to the group "Do you eat before your workouts?"  Now I must admit I do not.  Not because I think I will burn more fat or anything, but because I either get sidestitches or nauseas and queasy.  Sounds like good reasons to not eat before an intense workout right?  Well she ...

Featured Fitale Lena Gott

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). LG:  Hi Femme Fitale readers! My name is Lena. I’m a SAHM to three little ones age 6, 3, and 1 and blog at whatmommydoes.com, where I talk about fitness, family finances, and making extra money from home. FFFC:  What sparked your weight-loss ...

Meal Mondays: Saucy Lemon Tilapia Fillets

I don't want you to think Mondays are the only days I cook for my family.  I definitely cook multiple times a week starting on Sunday.  I love sharing some of what I cook with all of you and since I just can't document EVERY meal I cook, I chose Mondays to highlight something I prepared for my family. Today we had a 2nd day of no school ...

7-Day Smoothie and Vegetarian Meal Challenge

Our 7-Day Smoothie & Vegetarian Meal Challenge drops tomorrow [December 16-23] …Simple Rules: 1- Prepare one smoothie and one vegetarian meal each day. 2- Post your pics and recipes. 3- Relax and enjoyyyyy the experience!  #LetsGo Visit their page on Facebook for more details and to post your progress with this challenge. ...