One-Song Workout

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Every heard of a "micro-workout?" We are absolutely smitten with the concept! They're short but tough HIIT workouts that get your heart rate up and having you working at full intensity for just a few minutes. Do a couple a day when you're short on time to keep up your fitness, boost your energy and …
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This Fun Workout Will Make You Feel Like a Kid Again

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Wish your workout felt more like play than exercise? This guest post is to the rescue! Andie is a busy mom and fitness enthusiast who --- in the midst of raising three adorable kiddos --- created the blog Maybe I Will to share her health and fitness tips, drool-worthy recipes and killer workouts …
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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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Bodyweight HIIT Blitz Workout

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Yesterday we worked that booty with the Fitnessista's Booty Blast Circuit, and today we're getting our cardio on with a HIIT workout that's all bodyweight all the time. From Gina's book, HIIT It!: The Fitnessista’s Get More from Less Workout and Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Great Fast, this …
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Workout I Did: Neighborhood Fartleks

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With all of the talk of fartleks (and, of course, fartlek jokes) in this month's Fit Bottomed Challenge, I've had fartleks on the brain. I've always liked them --- they're such an easy way to do interval work. But as I've been finding my fitness jam post-baby, I've come to love them for another …
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My Plan of Attack to Get Back on Track

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I’ve been at this healthy lifestyle biz a long time (has it been three decades?!) and even a seasoned veteran like myself can get off track. The signs are easy to recognize: wonky digestion, a strong gravitational pull toward sweat pants and a general slug-like feeling. My first rule: don’t …
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Tips for Your First Kettlebell Class

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What used to be the province of Russian body builders, kettlebells are gaining in popularity at gyms and fitness studios with a diverse group of fitness seekers. This one piece of equipment can provide an excellent cardiovascular and strength-training workout in record time and can be mastered by …
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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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