Posts tagged "jillian michaels"

Absolute Beginners: A Place For Workout Videos In My Heart

The more I do for Absolute Beginners -- the more I try new things -- the more I have to re-evaluate my past with sports and fitness. This week, for example, I had to admit to myself that actually, my fitness habit didn’t begin with a barbell in 2012, even if that’s when I met…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / April 10, 2015

Jillian Michaels Wishes She’d Been Born Straight

"I've been approached about having mutual approval over everything to do a reality show. It's interesting because we can talk about parenting, relationships, health—all the things that are important to me. But then I think, What if I open up and people attack us just because we're a gay family? It scares the hell out of me....I

By: Claire Hannum / October 20, 2014

Jillian Michaels Adopting From The Congo, Keeping Her Hard Body

"My dossier, which is your paperwork portfolio, is in to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Now it’s just a waiting game. It could be six months, twelve months; it could be two years. Or, it could be tomorrow! They call you and they say, ‘Oh, we have your referral,’ which is essentially the child…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 12, 2011

Jillian Michaels Leaving “The Biggest Loser”: What Should She Do Next?

Jillian Michaels seems like someone I should like. She is hardworking, entrepreneurial, ardently tries to bring out the best in people, and is famous for something other than her butt. But frankly, the woman terrifies me. I cannot watch "The Biggest Loser" without fear that her glistening six-pack of steel will appear in my living…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 14, 2010

Are Formerly Chubby Trainers More Credible?

I'm going to tell you a secret that I usually don't have to reveal—I am a closet aerobics junkie. I have a binder of workout DVDs for every kind of dancing imaginable, various generic "burning the bulge" titles, Hip Hop Abs, Slim in 6 and whatever infomercial has roped me in this week. And every…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 14, 2010

Quickies: Many Women Don’t Want Pregnancy To Ruin Their Bodies & Is Marc Jacobs Single?

Apparently, there are many women who feel the same way as Jillian Michaels when it comes to pregnancy. [PopEater] Levi Johnston's sister, Mercede, is accusing the Palins of keeping Tripp from his father's side of the family. [MediaIte] Mindy Kaling of "The Office" is writing a book, proving she's not as dumb as her bubbly…

By: Annika Harris / April 26, 2010

Quotable: Jillian Michaels Wants To Adopt To Save … Her Six Pack

"I'm going to adopt. I can't handle doing that to my body. Also, when you rescue something, it's like rescuing a part of yourself." —Jillian Michaels in the latest issue of Women's Health explaining why she wouldn't want to have a baby—that she wouldn't want to lose the diesel body she's worked so hard for.

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 23, 2010

Quickies!: Go Inside The Obama White House

Don't forget to watch the NBC special "Inside The Obama White House" tonight and tomorrow at 9pm. Above is an adorable sneak peak. [MSNBC] That hottie Zac Efron is going to make a cameo alongside those other hotties on "Entourage" next season. [E! Online] They've already found replacements for Heidi and Spencer on "I'm A…

By: Carrie Wasterlain / June 2, 2009