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Twelve Days of Fitness – Day 5

It is Day 5 of the Twelve Days of Fitness challenge by Fit Armadillo.  This challenge encourages fitness bloggers to blog every day for the next 12 days about our workouts.  This is definitely a fun challenge for me. Now on to my workout - Day 29 of the 31 Days To New Year's Eve Ab/Squat December Challenge.  I know that is a long ...

Twelve Days of Fitness – Day 4

It is Day4 of the Twelve Days of Fitness challenge by Fit Armadillo.  This challenge encourage us fitness bloggers to blog every day for the next 12 days about our workouts.  This is definitely a fun challenge for me. Now on to my workout - Day 28 of the 31 Days To New Year's Eve Ab/Squat December Challenge.  I know that is a long ...

Twelve Days of Fitness – Day 3

It is Day 3 of the Twelve Days of Christmas challenge by Fit Armadillo and I put in some real workout time today.  I finally made it back out on the pavement with Black Girls RUN! Baltimore.  It was cold but if you don't think about it then you can get through it.  We started out with a 3 mile effort and ended up clocking an entire 4 ...

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. ...

How a Light Switch, and other Household Items, Can Help You Lose Weight

When I was 19, I could eat whatever I wanted and not worry about the intake of calories. Fast-forward a couple decades and those “glory days” are long over.  However, losing weight isn’t as difficult as it may seem. Even common household items you have in your house right now can help you burn calories and lose weight without ever ...

How I Saved $1,000 Working Out

When people think about getting fit and fitness they typically think about the cost to get in shape.  Cost of workout clothes, workout shoes, workout equipment and GYM MEMBERSHIP.  It can be a daunting thought.  Also given people have budgets – it may become a primary reason someone doesn’t get up off the couch and work out to ...

How To Avoid Holiday Weight Gain

Between Halloween candy, Thanksgiving stuffing and Christmas cookies, your body will take a brutal calorie beating this holiday season.  This is the perfect time to start or change that workout routine. Your body has an amazing ability to adapt and for most people, working out consists of what I call a “zombie workout”, which involves ...

Big Butts Are Healthy?

Buttocks, butt, hams, booty, derriere, gadunkgadunk, trunk are just a FEW of the names given to the backside.  Many men have their favorite body part which includes a large posterior.  I can dig it - I am one of those women who is blessed with wide hips and a little junk in my trunk.  But after reading the following article HERE I really ...

Weight-Free Arm #Workout

Who doesn't want nice arms for those sleevless tops or just for sheer strength to pick up and carry groceries and toddlers without a struggle?  I know I do.  Try this on for size and you don't even have to leave the comfort of your own home.  :-) [Tweet "Develop your arms with this weight-free arms workout. No equipment needed. #noequipmen...

Beginning Your Fitness Journey: Prepare for the Marathon this Time, Instead of the Sprint

Submitted by: Amber Being an unconventional person, I often give unconventional advice or have odd reasons for my actions. When people ask me why I embarked on my fitness journey, I reply “To become happy”. This is the honest to goodness truth. Just five and a half months ago when I was nearly 40 pounds larger (and at my heaviest, 50 ...