4 Beginner-Friendly Barbell Moves

The top floor of my gym is mostly just a line of lifting platforms and barbells — and this is where I spend most of my time when I’m there. There isn’t much in this world that makes me feel more badass than lifting a heavy barbell....

5 Questions All Mindful Shoppers Ask Themselves

Have you ever gotten home from a shopping trip, looked at your new purchase, and wondered “What was I thinking when I bought this?” Perhaps this new piece seemed promising under the soft store lighting and flattering full length mirror. But when brought into the reality of your...

Gochujang Brings the Sweet Heat

I first heard the word gochujang when a trio of chefs opened their baskets to find a tub of it on an episode of Chopped. They all seemed familiar with the condiment, but I was not. I was intrigued — even more so when I learned it...

Getting Caught by Our 2-Year-Old

I recently shared my experience with sleeping in the same bed as my husband after having our second child. The following situation happened shortly after my husband and I reconvened. I’d like to remind you that we sleep in the same room as our 5-year-old and 2-year-old. After...

Podcast Ep 92: Triathlete and Author Susan Lacke

Susan Lacke is a fitness writer who’s contributed to a whole slew of regional and national publications (including Fit Bottomed Girls!), as well as an endurance athlete who participates in challenging races around the world. (If it sounds like a terrible idea at the first mention …...

3 Phrases That’ll Help You Break Free from the Comparison Trap

Comparison. Comparison. Comparison. You probably already know that it’s the thief of joy (we love that quote), but how the heck do you break free from it when you’re scrolling through your Instagram feed or you’re doing a workout and all the thoughts and feelings start popping up...

Burn Up Your Workouts With These 9 New Tracks

So. Like last month, it’s still hot AF. Good things these songs are, too. Happy sweating to these hot new tracks for August! The Island, Pt. 1 (Dawn) – Skrillex Remix, Pendulum and Skrillex A really fun song to get lost in. (Also fun to get lost in: the fact that...

5 Ways to Practice Self Compassion

If you practice yoga then you’ve most likely heard the instructor talking about compassion. It’s rooted in the sutras as one of the ways to purify the mind. You may have even adopted this practice into your own arsenal, keeping it close in your heart near kindness...

Case Closed: 11 Reasons To Do Intermittent Fasting

As far as I’m concerned, the debate is over and the verdict is in.Intermittent fasting is an incredibly powerful fat loss strategy because it provides structure frustrated dieters need to lose fat, yet...

Take Your Grilling Greatness to the Next Level

It always makes me laugh when people ask me if I know how to grill. I mean, I don’t — I leave that to basically everyone else I know who loves to be at the helm while I chop veggies. But that’s not what’s funny. The funny thing is...


clear sky
38.4 ° F
42.8 °
33.8 °
36 °
40 °
39 °
38 °
40 °
- Advertisement -

Must Read