Posts tagged "love your body"

Poll: How Sporty Are You?

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The Frisky | August 31, 2010 - 6:00 pm

What’s The Most Unusual Way You Stay In Shape?

We all have some little daily habit that actually contributes to our fitness, whether we’re aware of it or not. I had a housemate in college who would squeeze his…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 29, 2010 - 7:00 pm

How I Learned To Play Soccer And Love The Ball

I am not what you call graceful and athletic. When I told my friends/parents/significant other that I was joining a co-ed soccer team they laughed. I mean, my mom laughed.

Julie Gerstein | August 25, 2010 - 1:00 pm

What’s Your Favorite Song To Work Out To?

As I’m sure you’ve noticed in the two “Fearlessly Fit” videos I’ve done so far, I’m not what you’d call a fitness buff. I get my yoga on (sometimes) and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 8, 2010 - 12:00 pm

How Pole Dancing Changed My Life

I sat on a purple mat wearing black yoga pants and a long-sleeved shirt across from 10 other women whose faces I couldn’t quite make out. The studio was dark,…

Kimberlee Auerbach | July 30, 2010 - 1:30 pm

I Lost 10 Pounds By — Well, I’m Not Entirely Sure

Every so often, I’ve written a post here and there on The Frisky about wanting to lose weight. Most recently, I wrote about how I have a big butt, and…

Susannah Breslin | July 20, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: Why I Became Obsessed With Break Dancing

Growing up in Brooklyn, I was a tomboy without any contact with actual boys. I was the youngest of two girls raised by a single mother. My sister and I…

Dvora Meyers | July 13, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Getting Fit With Hooping

Two years ago, feeling nostalgic for the pink and white, peppermint-striped hula hoop I used to play with as a kid, I decided to sign up for a “hoop dancing”

Wendy Atterberry | July 12, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Shake Your Groove Thang At Dance Dance Party Party

A couple of years ago when I was new to New York and looking for a fun way to shed some of the pounds I’d gained after indulging in some…

Wendy Atterberry | July 8, 2010 - 1:30 pm

5 Forms Of Fitness That Make You Feel Like A Kid Again

It seemed so much easier to exercise when we were kids, right? I mean, I had zero responsibility and got to spend hours playing outside. Getting my heart rate up…

Ami Angelowicz | July 6, 2010 - 11:30 am

Share Your Most Embarrassing & Ridiculous Workout Stories!

I’ll be honest — I always feel a little ridiculous when I go to the gym. There I am, walking on the treadmill, in between the buff dude pumping iron…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 1, 2010 - 12:00 pm

How Bikram Yoga Is Making Me One Of “Those People”

Let’s get one thing straight: I am not an “exercise person.” In fact, if I were dating some smart, hilarious, darling and hot dude who was otherwise perfect but had…

Erin Flaherty | June 30, 2010 - 6:30 pm

In My Next Life I’ll Be A Dancer, In This One I’ll Do Nia

When I was 4 years old I was in my first play. When my big, finale scene came along I was supposed to sweep a moneybag down from a chimney…

Ami Angelowicz | June 22, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Fearlessly Fit: Amelia Tackles Anti-Gravity Yoga Wings

Allow me to give you a little background on my history with fitness. Don’t worry, this won’t take long. I danced a bit as a kid; I learned…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 17, 2010 - 3:59 pm

Quiz: What’s Your Fitness Style?

Do your friends marvel at your discipline to be at the gym EVERY morning at 6 a.m.? Or is your favorite exercise move texting? (C’mon it has to burn some…

Diana Vilibert | June 15, 2010 - 5:30 pm

I Dragged My Boyfriend To Partner Yoga (And We’re Still Together!)

I love yoga (along with the other 30 million women who practice in the U.S). And when I realized that I could combine my love for yoga and my love…

Alina Berd | June 10, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Girl Talk: Why I Ran A Half-Marathon

In fifth grade I was the new kid in school, which is always hard. But I think it’s hardest in gym class. Especially if you’re the new “chubby” kid with…

Ami Angelowicz | May 27, 2010 - 1:00 pm
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