By Grace Bastidas | 11/09/2011 - 09:00
Getting back in shape after giving birth is as challenging as managing a full night’s sleep during those early days, but it can be done, as evidenced by some of our favorite celebrity mamas. In fact, Mariah Carey gave birth to healthy twins just six short months ago and has managed to lose 70(!) pounds since then!
Here’s how they shed those post-baby pounds:
By Mariela Rosario | 02/17/2011 - 10:30
Sofia Vergara is on the cover of Shape magazine this month and the curvy Modern Family actress shared her 6 rules of being sexy with the editors. Check out her tips and tell us if you agree!
Sofia Vergara's 6 Rules of Attraction
By Janel Martinez | 09/22/2010 - 15:40
“Everything in moderation” is an essential mantra to live by when on the road to healthy eating. Here are a few more options—from designer dishes to easy-to-use dispensers—that will have you both eating and thinking better.
By Mariela Rosario | 01/08/2010 - 14:00
We all get a chance to start over with the new year, and for many of us, this means making a pledge to take better care of ourselves. Almost everyone makes some sort of New Year’s resolution to lose weight or eat healthier, but by the time February rolls around, most of us will have given up on our well-intentioned goals.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/10/2009 - 14:26
This health challenge has opened my eyes up to what I can accomplish when I put my mind to something. It has also made it clear what my weaknesses are (mainly wine and chocolate, in that order). But the most important thing I've learned through this process is that health and fitness isn't just a 90 day project, it's a lifelong commitment—just like marriage.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/03/2009 - 12:00
Holy moly, I'm getting hitched! My boyfriend of almost a decade (yup, you read that right, 10 whole years) recently proposed. I may have been motivated before, but nothing, and I mean NOTHING compares to how serious I am about getting my butt into shape now!
By Mariela Rosario | 06/19/2009 - 14:30
Lisa Lisa is back and better than ever! With a new album set to drop this summer and the annual Freestyle Extravaganza tomorrow, we decided to sit down with this Latina legend to see what sort of wisdom she would drop on us.
Your big Freestyle Extravaganza is coming up on June 20th at Madison Square Garden! How does it feel to perform on stage in front of fans who have loved you for over 20 years?
By Mariela Rosario | 06/12/2009 - 12:30
So the last two weeks in NYC have been absolutely miserable and I hate to admit it, but I've totally fallen off with my workouts! Luckily, its supposed to be sunny this weekend and I'm going to use the respite to get my butt back into motion by taking a run in the park. Even though I've managed to keep the weight off without my regular workout routine for the last two weeks, I really miss the way that keeping my body active made me feel—especially the extra energy and the strength I had begun to build.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/04/2009 - 09:30
When it comes to getting a flat tummy, every girl feels pretty much the same: You work out and work out, but the little flab around your mid-section won't budge! So we went straight to the authorities to find out what can be done, once and for all, to get those elusive toned abs. Here's what nutritionist Christina Persaud and fitness expert Phoenix Carnevale had to say:
What are the best exercise moves and diets to follow if you want flat abs?