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How to Warm Up Before Exercising

  When it comes to exercising such as weight training, strength training, cardio, calisthenics, cross-training, running, cycling, or any other form of physical activity for that matter, warming up is, without question, one of the most important things you should do, and for good reason. We all know how beneficial physical exercise ...

10 Critical Things To Know About Exercise

Numerous people begin exercising without performing some important activities first.  They plunge into exercise eagerly, unaware that they may be setting themselves up for injury if they don’t perform these important activities before starting Before you embark on your own exercise regimen, here are 10 crucial things that you should ...

7 Amazing Exercises for a Full Body Workout

As you can imagine, there are so many exercises and variations, it’s sure to make you dizzy but don’t fret, we have compiled a list of some of the most effective total body exercises. You will find that these exercises have a lot in common such as they are basic moves, don’t require equipment, just body weight and are compound ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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...

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 ...

The Truth About Losing Weight Without Exercise

A few years back I shared an article about ways to lose weight without exercise.  It’s still a very popular topic to this day but I wanted to follow that up with the truth about losing weight without exercise as a second part of the conversation for a few reasons: There was a post I read on another blog where they were sharing reasons ...

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...

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 ...

December 2015 Abs, Squats and Water Challenge

Hey Fit Family! It's the last month of the year and we know we are going to have temptation all around us but that doesn't mean we still can't work to do our part by working out and eating right as best we can. This month we are doing an ab, squat and water challenge.  Just like it sounds, every day we will be performing exercises ...

Featured Fitale Heather Williams

[Tweet "It's Transformation Tuesday with Heather Williams.  #weightloss @naturallyme35"] FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). HW:  My name is Heather Williams and I am Case Manager by day and  part time Lifestyle Blogger and Fitness Coach.  I am a wife and mother of three ...

Featured Fitale Olivia Montes

[Tweet "It's Transformation Tuesday with Olivia Montes.  #weightloss @weightlossten"] FFFC: Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). OM: I’m Olivia, mom to a two year old daughter and an English Bulldog, a Coast Guard wife, and blogger! I blog about motherhood and kids’ activities at ...

5 Tips To Stay Motivated On Your Fitness Journey

I’m going to keep this post fairly short and sweet.  I want to let you know how I stay motivated to workout and give my all at all times.  Ok who am I kidding, there are many times where I do not want to get out of bed very early in the morning.  There are times when it is a struggle for me. Here are some ways I stay motivated to get ...

Featured Fitale – Tisha Harrell

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.).  TH:  My name is Tisha Harrell and I am a Probation Officer and a Life/Fitness coach.  My hobbies include working out, outdoor activities, spending time with loved ones, and spending time alone (What can I say… I’m an introvert J ) FF...

In The Gym with Markita Staples of SweshFit

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers. Hey! I’m Markita and I officially started SweshFit early this year after years of wanting to do something in the fitness area, so I’m excited to finally get this going. I am a NASM-certified personal trainer and have done independent personal training and group training in my spare time ...

In The Gym with Gigi Eats Celebrities

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers. GG:  Well, I’m GiGi, or excuse me… Genevieve Germaine! It’s quite the mouthful, and I like to keep things pretty straightforward and simple, so GiGi it is! GiGi Eats Celebrities, my blog, is the same; straightforward and simple. I tell it like it is, no sugar coating anything because ...