Cardio

Review: Bob Harper’s The Skinny Rules Workout DVD Set

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Oh, Bob. It's been too long. Far, far too long. And now that you're returning to our television screens for what looks to be an amazing 15th season of The Biggest Loser, we thought: What better time to review your newest The Skinny Rules Workout DVDs than now, in anticipation of you being a part of …
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Review: Kristin McGee’s Strong Sexy Svelte Workout

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During my internship I tried a wider variety of food and exercises than I have in my whole life (which might be only 24 years, but still!). Swimming was my entire fitness life until I turned 17 and quit (a long story and regrettable decision), so when Jenn had me choose another workout DVD to review …
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Get Your Sweat on With Sara Haley’s Sweat Unlimited Workout DVD

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Why would I choose to do an at-home workout when I live a stone's throw from a beautiful park with tons of bike/running trails, have two workout facilities and one yoga studio within walking distance, and could drive to another handful in a matter of 10 minutes? Well let's see --- there could be …
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Experience the Beauty of Bollywood Dance With This Doonya Workout DVD Set

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Dance has always been a key part of many cultures and personal expression, and many different types of dances have been made into workouts, like hip hop and even stripping. Ever since Bollywood dancing came on the scene, it has been fun to see this beautiful type of dance that combines many …
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Workout DVD Review: Step Up Revolution Dance Workout

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I have always loved dancing, so when Jenn showed me a stack of workout DVDs to review, it took me all of five seconds to find Step Up Revolution Dance Workout and give it a good home. While most workout DVDs are fun but can get repetitive after a while, I knew this one was going to be a keeper, so I …
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Walking Workout DVD Head-to-Head: Walking for Weight Loss, Wellness & Energy vs. Belly Blasting Walk

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Doing a review for walking inside is difficult. I have spent 25 years doing my only walking outside in the fresh air, and I am sure many of you readers have been doing it even longer. But Jessica Smith and Leslie Sansone make the idea of walking inside kind of fun. Plus, with indoor walking you're …
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Get Addicted To Sweat with Nicole Winhoffer

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With temptations around every corner, there are many things to be addicted to in this world. My No. 1 addiction though has been my solution for relieving stress, curbing my (sometimes) excessive love for food and is always a big part of getting together with my girlfriends. My addiction is …
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Workout I Did: Cardio Dance Party with Jennifer Turner

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When I headed to NYC to attend the Fitness Magazine Meet & Tweet event, I made a day of it. After the panels, I had the opportunity to pick from a group run, a yoga class or a cardio dance class. Runner I'm not. Yoga is great, but I wanted something totally fun. So I went with door No. 3, a …
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Dr. Lisa Yoga Blast Workout DVD Review: More Like Fun Dance Blast!

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If you're like me (and, hey, it's me FBG intern Maria again!), then sometimes working out can seem more like a chore than anything else---and chores are easy to procrastinate and put off. Getting in shape and being a healthier you is hard if you don’t have a workout routine that fits who you are. So …
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Turbo Fire Review: It’s All Fired Up

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After my marathon, I needed something else to keep me going with my workouts. Jenn gave me the Turbo Fire DVDs, and I thought, "Hey, why not?" I thought it looked intense, but I was determined to tackle it (check out my progress, phase by phase here, here and here). Chalene Johnson, the …
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