Things That Make You Go Om: Yoga Solutions We Love

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The beauty of yoga is that you really need very little in order to practice. Just space, time, a little knowledge and the desire to do it. You can go flow through a few poses almost anywhere! But, if you're stepping out for a class or looking to enhance your home practice, maybe you've run into a …
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Full-Body Box Workout

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We did this great workout at the Fit Pit a few weeks ago. And it was so great that I just had to share it! It doesn't really have a name, but because you do everything in a box, I figured "Box Workout" had a nice ring to it, eh? Simple enough, right? Don't let its simplicity fool you. This is …
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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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This Stuff Is Basically Magic for Your Hands

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If you do a lot of heavy weight-lifting, rock-climbing or spend lots of time on the bar doing pull-ups and such, you know the pain of shredding your hands. The pain that starts when you first have a callus tear and later makes something as simple as washing your hair THE MOST PAINFUL THING YOU'VE …
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Best Arm and Shoulder Workouts to Rock That Bridesmaid Dress

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It's time for another installment of our exciting new series of guest posts from some of the awesome fitness professionals at BeFiT. Each month, these good folks will be bringing you tips, workouts and more to help you be your fittest! Such as this post with how you can boost your arm and shoulder …
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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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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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The 1% Workout

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Attitudes are changing --- slowly, but the prevailing opinion of the masses is that one has to be some kind of exercise fanatic or food extremist to commit to a healthy lifestyle. A 5 a.m. workout is not mandatory; neither is a tearful farewell to your last ever French fry. The truth is it …
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