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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 ...

What You Need to Know About the Ketogenic Diet

Keto, ketogenic, ketosis…these are all words that you may have heard recently. What exactly is a keto diet? Simply put, a ketogenic diet is a way of eating that includes a low amount of carbohydrates, a moderate amount of proteins, and very high amount of healthy fats. More specifically, your macronutrients levels (or “macros”), the ...

Featured Fitale – Kelsey

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). Hi, my name is Kelsey…or Kells. I currently work for Miami-Dade County in the Parks and Rec Department. I am currently studying to become a personal trainer so I do a lot of studying as well. [Tweet "Read how Kells transformed along her fitness journey ...

Featured Fitale – Keisha

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). Hello my name is Keisha. I am an self employed personal trainer & part time manager at a nightclub. What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? What sparked my weight loss journey was me preparing for a summer trip. ...

Featured Fitale – Kimberley Lewis

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). My name is Kimberley - I work in the technology field and I am an avid reader and animal lover. What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? I have struggled with weight my entire life, lots of losing and gaining.  I ...

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 ...

How to Get Lean With Cardio

Ah, cardio, the bane of gym rats everywhere. For people not looking for bulk, however, cardio is an invaluable tool to sculpting out the perfect summer bod. Apart from shredding fat, cardio plays an important role in producing lean muscle mass. The key to burning fat and gaining said muscle mass is to constantly bombard your body with challe...

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 ...

Carb Cycling Plan – The Ultimate Lean Gains Solution

  When it comes to not only burning fat, but actually gaining lean muscle mass in the process, a lot of people tend to find themselves avoiding all fats like the plague, including healthy fats such as polyunsaturated fats and monounsaturated fats. When it comes to fat loss and lean gains, however, studies have found that carbohydrates ...

Why You’re Not Losing Weight Eating Salads

  Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. A lot of times we associate the word “salad” with healthy and weight loss, but is it really? That completely depends on what all you put in your salad and what type and how much dressing you use. [Tweet "Eating salads and not losing weight? Here's why. #salads #weightlossj...

How to Workout Effectively From Home

Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. For many people, training at home is a great way to get in shape without having to go to a gym. However, if you are new to exercise, you might not know where to start with home training. While some opt to hire personal trainer, this option is not financially feasible for everyone. But the ...

7 Lower Body Exercises for a Toned Shape

  A perfectly fit body is the goal of everyone. People tend to control eating and maintain a healthy diet to be able to achieve this goal. The balanced meals are combined with the proper exercise routines which involve movements of several body parts. Workouts dedicated for the lower extremities have been introduced to address problems ...

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 ...

Featured Fitale – De Bolton

Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). My name is De Bolton. I am a Wife to my best friend of 16 years and husband for 13 years, mother to three little divas ages 12, 8 and 2. Fitness and Exercise Science Major and Blogger. What sparked your weight-loss transformation ...

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...

Featured Fitale – Jewels Jay

  FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). JJ:  Hi my name is Jewels and I'm 41 years old.  I am a Domestic Violence advocate, and an aspiring fitness trainer.  I love to motivate and inspire others, and I love to dance.  I live in the Baltimore metropolitan area. [Tweet "Read how ...

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 ...