Show Your Abs Workout

Oct 4, 2011 by

Today’s workout left my abs extremely sore, and it’s very rare I get my abs sore, so get ready for this one! This workout also incorporates great cardio which uses full body movements ( and cardio is a must if you want your abs to show ).

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Russian Recipe Pumpkin Dessert

Oct 2, 2011 by

The other day I was talking to my friend and she recommended I try her grandmother’s recipe. There is only a few ingredients and you won’t be slaving by the stove all day ( my kind of recipe ;), it is very simple to make and it’s wont spoil your healthy eating. The only hard time I was having is taking the skin off the pumpkin and then shredding it, which made a mess, but end result was totally worth it.

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Tip Top Booty Workout

Oct 1, 2011 by

Today’s workout was a mix of Interval Training which focused on the booty, and little time challenge at the end which focused on the abs. It was a very short workout, a little under 20 minutes. I try to workout every other day instead of every day, this way my body get’s to recover. But sometimes on the off days I enjoy some jump rope skipping just to help my body recover faster, it’s active resting.

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400 Reps Let’s Go!

Sep 29, 2011 by

Today’s workout was a lot of fun and I went through it without taking any breaks between rounds. This type of workout I call ” The Sneak Upon You Later Workout “, it seems fairly easy to do cause I kept the reps pretty low ( this way you don’t hit failure ), but you will be very very sore about 2 hours after completing this workout. I was using my 8 lb medicine ball, but you can also use a dumbbell. This workout is a cardio mixed with upper body resistance, legs & buns, and of course :) abs. I will share my time at the end of the post.

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More Beauty Secrets – Oa...

Sep 28, 2011 by

As I promised you in one of my earlier My Beauty Secrets post, I was going to share more of my beauty secrets with you over time ( and I have a lot ). In Russia most women still use only natural face masks because they work! Today I wanted to share some beauty secrets regarding oatmeal. Oatmeal has been used in beauty scrubs, face washes and skin creams for years, but I prefer to use it in it’s natural form. It is one of the best natural skin exfoliants and regular use of oatmeal as a face wash wilt help your face to rid of blackheads, pimples, skin irritations and early wrinkles and also even out your skin tone ( this is my own personal experience ).

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Bam Bomber Workout

Sep 27, 2011 by

I am back with a new workout! Since it’s bee a week since I’ve worked out, I thought a great butt kicking cardio as well as some mix of resistance is exactly what I needed for my first workout back. This workout is a circuit and there is only 2 rounds, but don’t get too relaxed because by the end of the first round you will catching your breath. Besides a great cardio, this routine includes toning for the legs, butt, abs and a little bit of arms. The exercise that I picked for the upper body resistance is very challenging, and it’s one of my favorite exercises for toning shoulders and triceps.

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Grape Seed Oil

Sep 25, 2011 by

A few weeks ago I discovered grape seed oil in the cooking section of my supermarket. I always know that this oil has been always used in anti-aging skin care and hair care, but it is also very popular in dietary use as well. This is a great alternative to other oils you might be using, it is very high in antioxidants and it is far less expensive. Here is a little info on what this wonderful oil is all about:

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Raw Protein Truffles Recipe

Sep 22, 2011 by

I came up with this recipe by complete accident and out of desperation for having something sweet and healthy at the same time. As with all my recipes, it is very easy and quick to make and requires only few ingredients.

As you already know I’ve been following a new diet approach for the past few weeks, with the main key points of no refined sugars or refined grains. This recipe contains no such things :).

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