6 Tips for a Kettlebell Workout (and One Workout to Try)

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I've used kettlebells here and there, but never really felt super confident in incorporating them into my routine. So when my gym put on a free kettlebell workshop, I signed right up. I had to pass up my regular Saturday Zumba time to make it to the class, but I figured I'd benefit from knowing a …
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American Council on Exercise: 11 Personal Trainer Certification Test Tips

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Now that I'm an ACE-certified personal trainer, I'm an expert on all things fitness and exam-related. Just kidding --- but some of you did express interest in test-taking tips, and I can let you know what helped me when it came to studying for and taking the American Council on Exercise certified …
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Workout I Did: Hit the Track

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When I was growing up, I lived within a stone's throw of my high school. I could hear the band practice the fight song, the football practice fields ended at the corner of my backyard, and the stadium lights lit up our street on game nights. This meant that the track and tennis courts were just a …
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My Mindful March Streak: Paying Attention to Posture

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I was a little late in picking my streak for March, so when I saw Kristen's post on posture, I knew immediately that's what I wanted to streak about. While the Fit Bottomed Challenge technically recommended yoga, meditation, journaling or eating mindfully, I decided to make my own rules. I guess you …
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