Category Archives: fitness

Try this Game-Changer Post-Workout Smoothie

Regular exercise turns your body into the perfect landscape for good health and fitness to flourish in. But if you don’t plant the right seeds in this landscape, nothing can ever take root. Everyone knows that exercise is good for our health, but many people don’t realize that exercise itself is actually quite damaging to the body. It tears apart… Read More

How to Build Up Your Beautiful Backside

Our bums sure do get a bum rap in this day and age. They’re underappreciated, overly scrutinized, a threatened target when we’ve been bad, a curse word for people we think are lazy or loathsome. No wonder most of us are so hard on our bums when checking them out in the mirror. Bums have been denied the respect that… Read More

The Forgotten Machine at the Gym That Gives You a Gorgeous Bootay

While everyone’s making their habitual beeline for the elliptical, treadmill or stationary bike at the gym these days, perhaps its time to cast a long forgotten glance towards the ol’ school neglected piece of machinery that’s lost its lustre (and line-up) since the wave of higher tech equipment: the stair climber. Here’s five good reasons to climb back on, and… Read More

Top 10 Ways to Scorch the Most Calories

When you’re looking for an exercise routine that will work for you, there are a lot of things to consider. Like: Will you actually ever do said exercise? (Here’s how to guarantee that you’ll exercise regularly, AND actually start loving and looking forward to it.) Are there any injuries or physical limitations that make certain forms of exercise unadvisable? Like… Read More

Genius Tricks to Trim Your Belly When You’re Broke

The media loves portraying getting healthy and losing weight as if they can only be accomplished in the lap of luxurious lifestyles, replete with expensive specialty foods, culinary diets, fancy gyms, posh personal trainers, elite clinical treatments, high end products, pricey gadgets and designer active wear that only the rich, famous, and otherwise unoccupied can indulge in. In fact, the… Read More

What Millennials Can Teach Us About Weight Loss

Whether you are a millennial, or you poke fun at millennials (you only get to be one or the other), what everyone can agree on is that one of the defining features of the twenty-something generation of today is an obsession with health and wellness culture. And while there’s a lot about life that millennials can learn from their elders… Read More

5 Steps To Begin Your Weight Loss Journey

Fired up with That’s-it-I’ve-had-enough-I’m-ready-to-finally-do-it-this-year enthusiasm, you settle down in front of your laptop and excitedly Google: how do I start losing weight?…only to stare back in horror as your search returns endless lists of conflicting weight loss websites, weight loss theories, weight loss programs, weight loss books, weight loss products, weight loss ads, each contradicting the one you just read… Read More

10 Life-Changing New Year’s Resolutions You Can Accomplish in 10 Minutes

As the year comes to a close, we start to look hopefully towards new beginnings, a fresh start, the chance to do it differently this time around. But while new year’s resolutions like “lose weight”, “eat right”, “get in shape”, “stress less” and “sleep more” all do the trick of pumping you up with enthusiasm when you make them in… Read More

Top 7 Ab Exercises for Lower Back Pain

Chronic lower back pain is often a symptom of weak abdominal muscles. At the same time, many popular ab exercises that strengthen these muscles – think sit-ups and crunches – seem to only exacerbate back pain. It’s a frustrating cycle, and leads many chronic back pain sufferers to just give up on core training all together. Here are 7 great… Read More

New Study Says: Short on Exercise Time? Don’t Worry About It

Whether you love to exercise or absolutely dread it, fitting it into an already jam-packed schedule is always a tight-rope juggling act. We know that exercise is absolutely critical for long-term weight loss, disease prevention and good health, but feeling tight on time is one of the major reasons that people give for why they still don’t do it. Good… Read More