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Alternate Gym Regimens You Will Love

Time and again, regular exercise has been proven to bring positive effects to our health. This should already be reason enough to be physically active so that we can live a healthy and fulfilling life until our golden years. Studies show that regular exercise can dramatically decrease the risk of the following health conditions: ...

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 ...

Why Rest Is Important For Effective Weight Loss

Disclaimer:  I was provided a complimentary Queen-size mattress by OSO Sleep for the purposes of this review.  All opinions are my own.   I'm asked constantly by my readers and Femme Fitale Fit Club members how to lose weight.  Many say they know all they need to do is eat right, drink plenty of water and exercise and they do that but ...

Featured Fitale – Kiah Simmons

  I have always struggled with my weight.  I have gone from the college athlete playing basketball on a daily basis to an emotional eater adding unhealthy weight. My fitness and health experiences are immensely broad in spectrum. My initial weight loss commitment was a struggle. I would exercise hard before going to work. I was ...

Featured Fitale – Dr. Frances Thomas

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.).  DFT:  My name is Dr. Frances Thomas, 42, and I am a teacher, Pastor's wife, and the mother of 2 sons ages 20 and 17.  I enjoy working out, playing basketball, and spending time with my family FFFC:  What sparked your weight-loss ...

Featured Fitale – Venique Dial

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). VD:  Hello! My name is Venique Dial! I am a program assistant at a preventive service, a Nike brand ambassador, and a full time college student. FFFC:  What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? VD:  One day in early September ...

How To Lose Weight Fast

I get this question from clients and associates alike about how to lose weight fast. What is weight? Your weight is simply your body mass times gravity.  If you get a limb amputated or weighed yourself on the Moon you would lose weight instantly but while you are here on this Earth you have to manipulate your body mass to lose weight.  ...

September 2016 #FITTEMBER Fitness Challenge

I am so excited, we've done it again.  I've teamed up with some AMAZING fitness bloggers to bring you a fun and exciting 30-Day fitness challenge that will make sure we ALL are ready for Back To School and the upcoming Fall Season. How to sign up That's easy - FOLLOW ME ON Instagram as this challenge will be done 100% there. Make ...

Featured Fitale – Carolina Thomas

    FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). CT:  My name is Carolina Thomas, I am a house wife, and I enjoying walking, writing letters, and doing my hair and makeup. FFFC:  What sparked your weight-loss transformation journey? CT:  My journey began because of my high ...

Featured Fitale – Amber Clay

    I have never been within a normal weight. Let me say it again I have never been within a normal weight. I recall when I visited my doctor in 3rd grade for a check-up, weighing in at 157 pounds,  she showed me a chart that said I would be well over 215 pounds by the time I graduated high school and she was right. I weighed ...

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 ...

Jumpstart Weight Loss with a WeighFast Nutrition Detox

It’s Summer time and I am very excited about the warm weather, laid back attitude and having more time with family.  I have been eating out a little bit more than usual and need to get ready for a nice vacation in Jamaica and wanted to get my body in a certain mode before hitting the beach and the pool.  I know I’m not the only one – ...

5 Key Tips To Get Your Meal Portion Sizes Under Control To Lose Weight

A big reason why people find themselves gaining excess weight is not solely due to what they eat but the huge portion sizes and lack of portion control. There are many things people can do to lose weight.  Just remember this basic equation, calories in minus calories out should equal a deficit.  What that means is you will need to be ...

Featured Fitale – RoyRee Toomer

FFFC:  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.) RT:  Hello Beautiful People!!! My name is RoyRee Toomer. I have been married for 10 years and a mother to three beautiful children. At the time I work from home inspiring and coaching people to live the best version of who they are meant to be. I ...

Tools To Stay #SummerStrong

Disclaimer:  This post is sponsored by Fit Approach in collaboration with Bob’s Red Mill.  As usual all opinions are my very own. It’s Summer time and I was waiting for this time of year.  School is out, the days are longer, and vacation time is finally here.  I wrote at the top of this month a post about 3 ways to stay #SummerStr...

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 ...

Featured Fitale – Brianna of Carbs Don’t Kill My Vibe

My name is Brianna (@CarbsDontKillmyVibe) and I am a full time social worker and part time fit chick! I began my transformation journey in 2012 after graduating from USC with my Master’s Degree. Over the course of three years I had picked up  40-50 lbs of unhealthy weight. [Tweet "Don't let carbs kill your vibe, instead be inspired by IG ...

June 2016 #SummerFitChallenge

I am so excited, we've done it again.  I've teamed up with some AMAZING fitness bloggers to bring you a fun and exciting 30-Day fitness challenge that will make sure we ALL are ready for the summertime. How to sign up That's easy - FOLLOW ME ON Instagram as this challenge will be done 100% there. Make sure you follow the other hostes...

Featured Fitale – Chanae Brown

  Please introduce yourself to our readers (i.e. your name, occupation, hobbies, etc.). Hello, my name is Chanae Brown and I am a current graduate student at Philadelpia College of Osteopathic Medicine majoring in Biomedical Sciences. My future goals after completing my masters is to apply to Pharmacy School. In my spare time, I always ...

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 ...