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Active Versus Fit : Which are you?

Are you “Active” or are you Fit? You wouldn’t believe the number of excuses that I get from people on why they don’t exercise. Often times their reason is self-inflicted: I don’t have the time. Sometimes it’s procrastination: I’m going to start as soon as tax season ends. And occasionally the reason is downright funny: I don’t […]

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Healthy Habits – What NOT to do

5 Stupid Habits of Healthy People You aren’t a stupid person –not by any means. In fact, I believe that you’re healthier than most. You probably have great healthy habits, such as : You exercise regularly. Watch what you eat. Keep up-to-date on the latest health concerns. And you don’t binge on sugar. And you […]

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Booty Exercises – Time to Get Your Butt in Shape

6 Best Exercises For Your Booty Here’s the blog that you’ve been waiting for – everything you need to know to shape up your booty. Here are the 6 Best Exercises for Your Booty: BEST Booty Exercise #1: LUNGE An amazing exercise that targets the muscles of your butt, thighs, and hips is the lunge. […]

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FITNESS TIPS

Fitness Tips – Healthy Snacking

Fitness Tips – Everyone loves a good snack. But what defines “good”? If your stomach starts rumbling and lunch is still two hours away, you’re going to need a snack to make it through the day. What you reach for at snack time can make a big difference in your energy level, weight, and overall […]

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Avoid Gaining Weight

Weight Gain Season Begins It’s here—whether you’re ready or not. Just look at the seasonal shelves in your favorite store. Retailers like to call it ‘holiday season’ but let’s be more accurate. Weight Gain season begins now and runs straight through New Year’s. The next two months will bring ample opportunity for you to expand […]

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Fitness Lifestyle

Choosing a Fitness Lifestyle

It happens to everyone. That moment when you realize that it’s time to do something about your weight. It may happen when you’re looking in the mirror or standing on the scale. Your first thought is to go on a ‘diet’ but as quickly as that enters your mind the ghosts of a hundred diets […]

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Flat Tummy Fitness Tips

Bathing suit is season here, are you ready? Most people want to slim down before baring it all, so I’m here to warn you of the 5 Flat Tummy Myths that could waste your time: Myth #1: Do extra crunches to flatten your abs.Excessive crunches aren’t the answer for tight abs. In order to achieve […]

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Fitness Exercises for Fast Results

Do THIS for Faster results The time that you spend on exercise can be used even more effectively for faster results. When you decide which exercises to include in your routine, it is important to consider the type of movement involved. The simpler the movement, the fewer calories you’ll burn and the fewer muscles you […]

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5 Sneaky Ways to Hit Your Fitness Goals and Burn Calories at Work

You may think the 30 minutes you spend every other day in the gym is enough to keep you trim and healthy, but it’s not. If you want overall good health, you need to eat well and find windows of exercising opportunity every day—not just during your scheduled workouts.How can you squeeze in a little […]

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That Feels Good

That feels good…

I realized something important about exercise that’s worth sharing with you. Most of the time, when encouraging you to exercise, I focus on health and fat loss. These are two significant benefits, but there’s another side effect of exercise that’s hugely important… How you feel after doing it. Every workout has an immediate impact on your energy, mood, body […]

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