What Did We Learn This Month?
Women’s Health: November 2013
Women’s Health Cover Star for November 2013:
Carrie Underwood whom I just discovered as a kickass singer whose songs are now completely filling up my iPod. Not to sound like a total rock-centric snob but I never really “got” country/pop before but I am becoming a big fan of hers. (Honestly—Before He Cheats totally rules!!!)
Carrie keeps in shape by sticking with a vegan diet and working out as often as she can on the road. She also loves animals and took care of a stray dog last year. (Yay! Carrie!)
Carrie “Favorite Things” include:
- Coconut Oil
- Ezekiel Bread
- Better’N Peanut Butter
- Hot Yoga
So what else is in the November issue of Women’s Health?
“15-Minute Fat Blaster”
B.J. Gaddour, CEO of StreamFit.com produced this workout which can be done in 15 or 30 minutes should you want a quick butt-kicker.
“Take Yourself for a Ride”
Have you thought about taking a spin class but wasn’t sure on how to set up your bike? Try out this articles which features tips and a workout plan from Soul Cycle instructor Stacey Griffith.
“The New Tome-At-Home Pilates”
“The Flat-Tummy Foods”
The foods you eat that can help with belly bloating as well as the stuff that will make you feel like you have a beer gut all of the time.
The next time you hit the grocery store—bring along this guide to find out the healthiest options for:
- Fitness Fuel
- Recovery Foods
- A.M. Kick-Starters
- Grab-and-Go Eats
- Lunchtime Picks
- Caffeine Champs
- Supper Shortcuts
- Nibbles and Noshes
- Flavor Boosters
- Sweet Successes
(Great—now I am hungry…off to look for nibbles to nosh…)
And now the rest of the best of this issue of Women’s Health:
- “Sneakers Go Chic” Women’s Health shows how fashion and comfy shoes can go together.
- “You’re Sick—Now What?” Whatever your sickly symptoms—look at this guide on how to get on the path to wellness ASAP. (And if you are really, REALLY sick—keep your butt home and away from the rest of us! Sheesh!)
- “Thanksgiving with a Twist” Healthy and tasty Turkey Day recipes are featured here
- “I Survived Being Stabbed” Women’s Health has this personal essay from Angela Champagne-From who really did live through an attack on her life by a knife-wielding, would-be kidnapper in a Minneapolis garage. Whoa!!
- Naya Rivera: The Glee star models in a fashion story that is all about yummy knits and clothes that give me the “happies.” (I love autumn ware!)
A Really strong issue with beauty, fashion and lots of workout advice. Loved!
You can check out Women’s Health online as well: www.WomensHealthMag.com
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