★MomStars: Chatting with Walking Guru and Mom of Three Leslie Sansone


I'm so excited to introduce our MomStar of the day, Leslie Sansone. You may have heard of her. She's got dozens and dozens of workout DVDs to her name, and --- a woman after my own heart --- bases them on walking at home. I've long thought that people don't give walking enough fitness credit, so I …
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Now This Is a Soccer Mom!


Awhile back over on Fit Bottomed Girls, Susan interviewed the ultimate in soccer moms, Christie Rampone. If you're not familiar with her, she's captain of the U.S. soccer team and a four-time Olympian. Her status as a soccer legend is remarkable, but she's also a mother of two, making her a …
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Fit Bottomed Mama We Love: Heather B. Armstrong of Dooce


Hi, Fit Mamas! My name's Tish. I'm not a mama (yet), but I write over on those other sites you may have read (Fit Bottomed Girls and Fit Bottomed Eats). I recently had the awesome privilege of interviewing Heather B. Armstrong, creator of both Dooce.com and two very adorable girls named Leta and …
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Fit Mom We Love: Carla Birnberg of MizFitOnline


We've long been fans of Carla Birnberg of MizFitOnline. Not a play on "Miss Fit" as many presume, Carla is one fit misfit with a sense of humor we love. She's also a super-fit mom who serves to inspire her community of readers --- and moms everywhere! With a plan to start her family with adoption …
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Royals, They’re Parents Just Like Us!


I've never gotten too into the whole royal excitement. When William and Kate got married, I checked the news to see a glimpse of her dress, but I didn't tune into the wedding itself. I certainly didn't go out of my way for news. I just checked out the news in passing, without getting too worked …
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12 Tips for an Energetic and Fit Pregnancy

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What pregnant mama-to-be couldn't use a little more energy during her pregnancy? Whether you feel great, like I did during my first pregnancy, or feel awful, like I did during my second, celeb trainer Kristin McGee is sharing tips that should help all moms have an energetic and fit pregnancy. …
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Gearing Up for Spring Allergies? So Are We (And We’re in Good Company with Brooke Burke-Charvet)!


Now that we're slowly getting rid of the endless stream of colds and flu and awfulness that have plagued our house since January, I can feel allergies kicking into gear. I was lucky and never had any sort of seasonal allergy growing up, but then I started getting itchy eyes and awfulness one spring …
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Tips for an Active Pregnancy—from Pro Swimmer and Mom Amanda Beard


Those Olympians, inspiring us every time we turn around. Luckily, we're not just inspired from afar; today, seven-time Olympic medalist Amanda Beard shares pregnancy workout tips for the moms-to-be out there. If you're not familiar with Amanda, she made her first Olympic appearance at age 14. …
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