Everyone's holding their wallets and purse strings a little tighter these days. But that doesn't mean that you have to give up on getting fit just because times are tight. Exercise can be easy to fit into your day, just as it can be inexpensi... Read more
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The American Council on Exercise (ACE) recently published research that determined the most effective gluteal exercises. The study compared specific gluteal exercises to a traditional squat to see which exercises targeted the butt muscles most effect... Read more
If you have time, get in a good workout before you go party! Then, define what you'll have and "pre-log" it in your food tracker. Make sure you drink plenty of water if you indulge in alcoholic beverages. Dehydration can make you feel hungry.... Read more
Celebrity workout videos aren't anything new. Jane Fonda popularized them in 1982 with Jane Fonda's Workout, which sold 17 million copies, the most of any home video ever (according to Wikipedia). And it seems that other celebrities have been trying... Read more
If you're resolving to tone up in '09, then I have some news for you. It's going to take hard work, will power, dedication, and some sweat (but not necessarily blood or tears). But you can make it easieróeven funóby joining SparkPeople's New YOU Boot... Read more
I'm diggin' my 10 lb. kettlebells, just sharing some workouts I've tried and liked in case anyone is looking for ideas.
KettleToning (Blend of toning, yoga & kettlebells) by Tone It Up
I recorded this as 15 mins. yoga and 15 mins. kettlebell t... Read more
I was working out this evening and realized that the girls in the Leslie Sansone videos (which I LOVE) NEVER stop smiling. I tried to smile through my workout and I didn't last a minute. I lost my focus too easily. I thought it was hilarious! 30... Read more
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