3 Mar

The Day I Met a Dorito—A Love Story

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What if I told you that I ate my first Dorito when I was 9 years old? It was magical. The proof of the power in that little chip lies in my memory of the moment. My memory, in general, is worthless. It’s embarrassing.  (I was in a car crash at

10 May

A Review of ICE Chiseled Upper Body

ICE: Chiseled Upper Body is the Perfect Routine to Start Strength Training Do you have to have dumbbells to do this workout? Yes, yes you really do. But adding strength-training to your exercise schedule is such a GREAT THING TO DO Why? Because you’ll see changes in your body when

3 May

Body Beast for Women–Beast Cardio Routine

Not sure if Body Beast is for Women? I’m here to tell you that Body Beast is definitely for women, too. Just because the Body Beast creators forgot to put a woman on the team of this particular routine (there are women in some of the other Body Beast workouts)

26 Apr

P90X3 Ab Ripper, P90X2, and P90X—All 3 Ab Rippers Compared

The Real Differences between the Ab Ripper X Workouts I vividly remember saying this to my best friend during high school:  “Spring break is next week.  I have 7 days to get a 6-pack…” And believe it or not, I was talking about the stomach I wanted, not an alcoholic

12 Apr

The Top 5 Fitness Apparel Subscription Programs—Your Ultimate Guide

The Best Athletic Clothes Subscription Box Options for Women Can you relate to this list? Top 3 Things that motivate me to exercise: 1. NEW FITNESS APPAREL 2. Cool exercise tools 3. New workout videos What if I told you that you could put one of those 3 things (my number

5 Apr

A Body Beast Review—A Look at Body Beast Total Body

Girls, Get Sculpted and Sexy with Sagi Girls, listen up. What if I told you that Body Beast is NOT just for men? Here’s a reminder of what the Body Beast program looks like: Is Body Beast for Women? Yes!  Body Beast is for any woman who wants to create a

30 Mar

A T25 Review of Beta Dynamic Core

Create Beautiful Abs in 25 Minutes with Beta Dynamic Core I don’t love every Focus T25 routine but Beta Dynamic Core isn’t bad. The routine uses original exercises to hit your core from every angle and exhaust your abs in about 25 minutes. I’ll tell you exactly which exercises are

28 Mar

Here’s What Happened Between me and Shaun T…

Dear Shaun T, I’ve known you for a long time now. We’ve kicked, planked, and burpee’d together through So. Many. Workouts.  (I have to confess I’ve never tried any of your dance programs, though.) You’ve tarzan-yelled words of encouragement at me and used your team to teach me perfect form.

16 Mar

Hi Lo Cardio & Core Live Cathe Friedrich

Hi Lo Cardio & Core Live-One Part Fun, Two Parts Tough You’ll try this routine for the Cardio but you’ll come back for the Core. Hi Lo Cardio & Core Live is primarily a cardio workout but the core section is the part that’ll get your attention (and the reason

8 Mar

Strong and Sweaty Boot Camp–A Perfectly Balanced Workout

Find Out Why Boot Camp is the Best Workout in the Strong  & Sweaty Series I love Strong and Sweaty Boot Camp. Why? This workout has a perfect balance of cardio and strength training. Here’s a peek: You won’t have a near-death experience from the cardio portion but it’s still (very)

24 Feb

How to Love and Conquer Low Impact Hiit One

Try to Keep Up with Cathe Friedrich for 27 Minutes In Low Impact HiiT One Here’s the category in ‘$100,000 Pyramid’ today:  ‘Things that are always faster than you remember’. And I’m giving you the answers: The time it takes to gain 5 lbs. Every single vacation Cathe Friedrich in

22 Feb

Everything You Need to Know About PiYo, Define: Lower Body

Find Your Piyo Strength with Define: Lower Body Here’s how the pros at Beachbody describe Piyo “PiYo is for almost anybody who needs to get in shape and is interested in the concept of combining Pilates and yoga. It’s an introductory/intermediate program, meaning both first-time exercisers and those with a

17 Feb

Fabletics–An Honest Review

And Why I Don’t Recommend the Fabletics VIP Service I’ve become an expert at buying fitness apparel. In fact, if there was a Fitness Apparel Institute of Higher Learning I’d be the Headmaster. A National Organization of Women’s Workout Clothing?  I’d be the Prez You get the idea. What makes

9 Feb

Find Out Why Total Body Hiit is My Favorite Cathe Live Workout

Warning: Total Body Hiit Will Make You Irresistible Original Air Date-1/19/17 on Cathe Live So, Total Body Hiit is going to make you so freaking happy that you signed up for that Cathe on Demand membership. Here’s a little taste of this workout. This routine gets deep in all the

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