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Lifting Weights: 5 Reasons Why It’s a Woman’s Best Friend

If you thought lifting weights was just for men, think again.  Read about these top 5 reasons why lifting weights is a woman's best friend. I constantly hear from clients, when asked about their fitness goals, that they want to lose weight.  Once I create their workout plan and they see the amount of weight lifting is included many immediately ...

5 Top Tips to Lose Body Fat

If you struggle to lose excess body fat, then check out these 5 top tips that will help you solve that.   Forget about weight loss! It’s a term that’s constantly being thrown around in the media, making it to the top choice for New Year resolutions every year. Instead focus on fat loss. What’s the difference you may ask? Here's ...

Everything You’ve Wanted To Know About Intermittent Fasting

You've come to the right place to learn all you ever wanted to know about Intermittent Fasting. Guest author De Bolton is a fitness blogger at Faith Fueled Mom and bikini competitor.  You can learn all about her weight loss journey here. Here's everything you need to know about intermittent fasting (IF).  When you first hear the word ...

Does A Vegan Diet Make You Lose Weight?

People try a number of different diets and other methods of losing weight, but not all of them are created equal. A vegan diet can be an excellent way to not only take great care of your overall health, but also shed a few unwanted pounds. However there are a few things you should know before trying out a large diet change like this. In ...

Top 5 Weight Loss Mistakes To Avoid

I want to share 5 of the most common mistakes to avoid when trying to lose weight.  As a certified personal trainer I get asked all of the time by clients and people I meet how to lose weight. The formula is factual and basic but many seem to hit a pitfall with their own weight loss journey so I want to share some common mistakes my ...

3 Tips For the Ultimate Fit Body and Mind

Keep on reading and review the 3 strategies you can implement easily to achieve the ultimate fit body and mind. Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. It is actually quite amazing that the activities that support a healthy body are also the same activities that support a healthy mind and brain.  It may not sound like much but as ...

The Power Of A Fitness Community

We often put a lot of pressure on ourselves to achieve our fitness goals, which should be the case since it is an individual accomplishment. However, it is as important, if not more, to surround yourself with others that want you to reach your fitness goals as much as you do. The slightest support or motivation from others can make the ...

How to Warm Up Before Exercising

  Do you warm up? 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, the warm up is, without question, one of the most important things you should do, and for good reason. We all know how beneficial physical ...

10 Critical Things To Know About Exercise

Want to know some critical things you need to know about exercise?  Keep reading. 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 B...

7 Amazing Exercises for a Full Body Workout

Try these 7 amazing total body exercises that won't require any equipment, just body weight. 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 ...

What You Need to Know About the Ketogenic Diet

If you have considered the ketogenic diet be sure to read this before starting. What is a 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 ...

How To Lose Weight With Technology

Learn how technology can help you lose weight effectively. Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. Before you continue reading join 44,000 other women and get free tips and fitness challenges in my online fitness technology group on Facebook https://facebook.com/groups/femmefitale. Technology has reached the state of having the power to ...

How to Get Lean With Cardio

Check out these methods that will help you get lean with cardio. Ah, cardio, the bane of gym rats everywhere. For people not looking to 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 ...

5 Ways to Lose Weight You’ve Never Thought Of

Learn these 5 ways to lose weight you may have never thought of. By Alex Moore There are nearly endless ways to get healthier, but the main goal behind weight loss diets are quick ways to lose weight while cutting corners and reducing calorie intake. However, as soon as the diet is over, you may just end up gaining the weight back. ...

How to Workout Effectively From Home

You don't necessarily need a gym membership to workout and we are going to show you how you can 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 ...

3 Things You Need to Power Through a Powerhouse Workout

What is going on Fitness Family?  I'm back with another powerful workout but first let me share some top tips that will help you power through this workout and beyond. [Tweet "Learn how to power through your workouts with @QuestNutrition #protein bars. #ad #fitness"] Get Enough Rest In order to get through a challenging workout you ...

Resistance Band Quick Mini Loop Workout

I am so excited to share my latest mini loop resistance band workout with you.   For as long as I can remember I have primarily exercised with dumbbells.  But using a resistance band to workout is a great alternative to using free weights or even machines. I enjoy using them when I'm travelling, don't have a lot of space or can't get to the ...

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 ...

Why You Need Probiotics in Your Life

  What are probiotics?  They are live yeast and cultures that are good for your digestive tract.  They are considered helpful or “good” bacteria that help move food through your system. [Tweet "Improve your gut health and immune systemwith @OllyNutrition Quick Melt Probiotic Sticks https://ooh.li/8d3ff34. #ad"] ...

Mindful Eating Tips This Holiday Season

Understand how mindful eating can help you through this holiday season. As we gather together with family and friends to enjoy our hearty dinners during this festive season, it is very easy to fall in the trap of over indulging, which can cause queasiness, unnecessary weight gain, and discomfort. At BookMeditationRetreats.com, we believe that ...