The Fitnessista’s Booty Blast Circuit

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Seeing that we are the Fit Bottomed Girls and all, we do love ourselves a good booty burning workout. So when a copy of our virtual bud Gina's book HIIT It!: The Fitnessista’s Get More from Less Workout and Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Great Fast arrived on our doorstep just filled to the brim …
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A Seven–Minute Workout To Celebrate Our Seven-Year Birthday!

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Our Fit Bottoms are turning seven! Can you believe it? And to celebrate, we’ve got a science-based seven-minute workout developed by the exercise gurus at the American College of Sports Medicine that’s sure to spank our little butts. It comes with its own handy app, too; download it to your …
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Workout DVD Review: 10 Minute Solution’s High Intensity Interval Training

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For those of you who love to get sweaty (FBGs, raise your hands high!) but don’t always have the time to squeeze in a workout or for those who might need a little motivational jump-start, 10 Minute Solution’s High Intensity Interval Training might just be the answer to your prayers. HIIT, or high …
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Dance HiiT by Jazzercise DVD Review — Not for the Uncoordinated

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The last time I did a workout DVD was probably Billy Blanks' Tae Bo in the 90s --- and I was born in the 90s so you can probably guess how serious I was about that. So when FBG gave me some workout DVDs to check out, I thought I'd go for some Jazzercise. I figured, you know, I took dance classes in …
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Are You Working Out Hard Enough? An Easy Trick to Find Out!

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Think you need a fancy heart-rate monitor or other device to see if you're working out hard enough? While those can be amazeballs, something as simple as the Perceived Level of Exertion Scale can tell you if you're working out hard enough --- or too hard. To help explain what the heck the Perceived …
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Doing Things Right Or Just Doing Them: Thoughts on Tabata

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I got some really interesting feedback recently when I wrote about doing Tabata workouts. You smart readers and commenters made some great points, so I wanted to delve into them a little bit. My first entry into Tabata was doing a workout we posted over on Fit Bottomed Mamas, which consisted of …
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Workout I Did: My First Tabata Workout

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I've been seeing the word Tabata thrown around a lot lately. We covered it over on Fit Bottomed Mamas recently, and of course I couldn't just write about it. I had to try it out, especially because I never had before. For those not familiar, Tabata is a high-intensity interval workout where you …
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