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How To Build A Better Booty Without Squats or Equipment

  I’ve shared with you how to build a better butt while losing weight but for some of you, you want to focus strictly on building a better booty.  I realize some of you do not have gym memberships or a lot of exercise equipment, so this workout routine is for YOU! There is a false notion that the only way to exercise and get in ...

How To Lose Weight With Pull Ups and Push Ups

Losing weight can be one of the most frustrating things a person can do: sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you just can’t lose that extra weight you want or need to. There can be several reasons for this, but there’s also a good chance you aren’t doing the proper exercises to lose the weight. The good news is that there are two ...

Common Weightlifting Mistakes Women Make and How to Avoid Them

Weightlifting is recommended as an integral part of women’s physical workout and not only for those who are into bodybuilding. When engaging in weightlifting, you get to tone your body and achieve the figure that you want. Not only does it make your core strong, you also develop leaner muscles. But as with other kinds of workout routines, ...

The Perfect Blend for Optimal Weight Loss

I get asked constantly about how to not only get started with a workout program but also the best way to lose weight.  It’s a simple yet complex answer at the same time.  Many people want me to prescribe a magic pill but sustained weight loss takes more than a simple pill. I’m going to share the perfect blend of what it takes to ...

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...

$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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Sample Weight-Loss Workout Program for Beginners

In the last few days you may have start noticing you are gaining weight and not looking quite like you want or did previously.  Don’t waste time feeling disappointed or looking for quick fixes, focus on putting in the work to get in the best shape of your life.  If you aren’t sure where to begin then keep reading because I’m going to ...

What To Eat For Energy

Modern lifestyles need a lot of energy just to keep up with the crowd. In order for us to function we need to be well-rested, require energy, and need to be alert just to function. The biggest culprit to affect most people living life in the fast lane is fatigue. Fatigue can wreak havoc in lives because it breaks down a person both emotio...

Top 5 Weight Loss Myths Busted

There's been a lot of questions floating around regarding what's healthy and the best way to lose excess weight.  In our online fitness accountability group we get questions all the time about ACV detox, body wraps, best time to workout and the list goes on and one.  I did a webinar with Dr. Phoenyx on this topic but I thought I would still ...

Top 5 Fitness Hacks To Keep Your Exercise On Track

We all want to be fit don't we, ladies? Sometimes it doesn’t always work out like we want and we may fall off track.  Those intermittent breaks from the routine could end up with us never going back to it.  To avoid quitting, we all look for some simple tricks and hacks to keep us on track that do not require much effort, but helps us stay in ...

New Ivy Park Fitness Apparel Line by Beyonce

Hey Femme Fitales!  I am sure you all have heard by now but Beyonce Knowles came out with a new fitness apparel line called Ivy Park.  It launched nationwide on April 14, 2016 and clearly I was slow on the draw because when I went to Columbia Mall there was slim pickings.  There was nothing in my size. [Tweet "Check out the new @WeAreIvy...

Why Fitness is Crucial to Overall Happiness

The message that we get from weight loss reality TV shows and fashion magazines is that the end goal of working out is to get a better looking body, but here’s a newsflash - fitness is not about looking good. There is so, so much more that fitness has to offer you, so many more reasons to start or maintain a fitness journey. In fact, ...

Why Your Workouts Aren’t Working

In our amazing online fitness group we see posts daily from members who wonder why their workouts aren’t working.  They say they have been working out for such and such time and still not seeing results.  That can not only be discouraging but can make one think why am I putting myself through this for no or meager results. There could ...

4 Big Reasons Why You Need a Fitness Tracker In Your Life

Aerial yoga, fitness video games, and lemon and cayenne pepper cleanses—all fitness trends that suddenly took the world by storm and then lost popularity as quickly as they skyrocketed into the spotlight. Fitness trends come and go, and some are effective, but most produce more hype than they do results. One of the newest trends in ...

5 Ways To Achieve Fitness Goals

It’s almost February – have you stuck with your New Year’s resolutions or have they drifted off course a bit? If so, there’s no time like the present to recharge those fitness goals. It can be hard to stay motivated if you don’t have a goal in mind (especially during the cold winter months). Keep yourself on track by writing down ...

5 Ways People Sabotage Their Own Weight Loss

You won’t believe the things people do just to lose weight. Some would even go as far as starve themselves to death! But do you know what’s even more surprising? It’s how people end up sabotaging their own diets. Yes, that’s true. You are your own worst enemy, when it comes to dieting. Self-sabotage doesn’t make you a bad person, ...

January 2016 DietBet Challenge

I am very excited about the new year and the fitness challenges we have in store for you.  But first, we have a new DietBet challenge which begins Tuesday, January 12, 2016 to give you time to settle into the new year before blasting fat and getting in the best shape of your life. [Tweet "Join our DietBet challenge http://dietbet.com/fem...