Motivation

5 Tips to Help You Get Back into the Workout and Healthy Living Groove This Fall

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Lost your workout mojo this fall? Get it back with these fall fitness tips from Linda LaRue, creator of The Core Transformer and author of the SOUPer Slim Diet. Though it’s hard to say goodbye to the summer, it is the perfect time to say hello to your workout routine again. Here are five fall …
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10 Things to Know About the Phoenix Summit Challenge — Are You Ready?

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First, she spilled all the details of hiking Havasu Falls, and now Kate from our Take a Hike With Kate series shares the awesome details of her next epic hiking adventure — the Phoenix Summit Challenge! Kate is a writer and PR and marketing consultant from Phoenix. She’s a runner, swimmer and …
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DIY Fitness Motivation Fabric Drink Coasters

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About a month ago the uber crafty and talented Dana Lardner — the CEO and Designer of Words to Sweat By, a company that offers fun and affordable motivational health and fitness accessories — showed us how to make our own motivational bracelets. And today she's back with a tutorial on is how to make …
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Getting Creative: My Recent Pregnancy Workout Modifications

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Over the years I've heard pregnant women complain that although it's well known that exercise is good for you and baby when you're knocked up, there's not really that much info on exactly what you can and should do for your pregnancy workout. The general recommendations seem to be …
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Tips for Your First Hot Yoga Class

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For a self-described “fit chick” with an adventurous streak, I am almost embarrassed to admit that I only tried my first hot yoga class this past summer after a friend of mine cajoled me for over a year to give it a go. I had heard all kinds of scary stories about skeevy instructors, …
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Body-Weight Training: Alternatives to Your Fave Gym Exercises

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Body-weight training is one of our fave ways to get and stay fit. First of all, body-weight training pretty much negates the excuse that you need to have a gym membership to get fit. Second, it makes you feel like a bad-ass (I got strong lifting myself!). Third, it's highly functional (no weirdo …
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How to Be a Workplace Wellness Heroine

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This post about how to make your workplace healthier (and happier!) by by Jennie Salisbury was originally featured on FBG in August 2013 for Guest Bloggers' Week. Seeing that it's also perfect for Work It Week, we're sharing it again!  My name is Jenni, and I moved to Colorado almost eight …
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