Fitness

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Thanksgiving for me is a time to indulge but also sweat. As a 29 year old who kicks her own ass 5 days a week, a 5K isn’t cutting it before I sit down to enjoy my stuffing and pumpkin pie. For some people, that may be enough but for me, it’s not. If you [...]

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With Thanksgiving less than a week away, many of my clients are recommitting themselves to a consistent workout routine. While we may not be working towards a bikini body, we are earning our right to indulge during the holidays. If you do not have the luxury of a personal trainer like we offer at Barry’s [...]

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New Yoga Studios in Boston

November 21, 2013 · 1 comment

Over the past few months, a number of new fitness studios have opened up in Boston and in it’s surrounding towns, three of which are yoga studios. I like to do Yoga at least once a week. I use the time to move my body on a recovery day, stretch and clear my head. Not [...]

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Things I’m Loving

November 19, 2013 · 7 comments

I posted a mini gift guide late last night featuring two of my favorite athletic items that I own. Over the past month, I’ve discovered quite a few new products that I’m obsessed with and wanted to share with you. Some are for you to try to enjoy the holidays without gaining weight and some [...]

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On Friday, I stopped by my favorite healthy restaurant near Boston, Life Alive. I ordered the ginger kombucha which came with a creepy ghost in the foam. See below. Rebecca ordered the berry kombucha on tap. Both were delicious as were our Goddess Bowls which I highly recommend if you can make it over to [...]

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I tried Flywheel, a stadium seating type indoor cycling class in Miami back in March. I loved the class especially the Torq board and competing against the other clients but was slightly underwhelmed by the intensity. I was however eager to give another instructor a shot at my heart. When I heard the NYC based [...]

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I do not “do” CrossFit. However, I love the idea of competing against yourself and making fitness more like an actual sport. I’ve been to 5 CrossFit classes where I sampled different WODs. The classes are an hour long but the actual workout is really quick and perfect for people are time constrained. I asked [...]

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What are you doing today at 1p ET? Join me on Twitter with The Laughing Cow for a Fall Fitness chat to win coupons for free Laughing Cow products. I’ll be answering your fall fitness questions including pre and post workout snacks, how often you should be doing it, where to find new workouts, smoothie [...]

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My arms are killing me

September 23, 2013 · 8 comments

This weekend, I began a new little journey. I started training to become a Barry’s Bootcamp instructor. I feel like I’m in double sessions again. On Saturday, we read through our manuals and were put through a full class. I woke up Sunday morning with my biceps screaming at me. Just one 3 minute interval [...]

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Post Cardio Ab Workout

September 18, 2013 · 3 comments

If you are a cardio bunny, it’s time to start lifting some weights to see results. However, just doing 5 minutes of abs after a run is a great place to start if you want to work on strengthening your core for a flatter, more toned tummy. This is a follow along video that you [...]

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