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THIS is my idea of a workout!

After my yoga experience, I decided a few things: 1.  I’m cool with tapping into my inner, peaceful Zen and I plan on taking you all up on your offers to take me to your favorite Yoga studios. 2.  What I really love is the way I feel when I work out so hard I […]

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Tried Yoga. Didn’t Like it Because…..

Tried Yoga. Didn’t Like it Because…..

So as part of The Year of Hope, I’m trying new things. Yoga happens to be one of them.  My friend and amazing Windy City Social advocate, Beth Goldman, recommended 105f, a place on Clark, just south of Diversey.  I did my research and got the following tips about my first class: Bring your own […]

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Checking out Health Clubs – FFC Halsted

Checking out Health Clubs – FFC Halsted

Dreamer: Hope So, the great health club check-out 2010 started with my visit to FFC (Fitness Formula Club) Halsted.  This location is one of several FFC clubs in the city.  I’m interested in them because they are close to home and also recently acquired the North Avenue Crunch which was the home of one of […]

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Cara Carriveau

Getting Going

off to a great start eating healthy and exercising!

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Looking for a Heath Club

Looking for a Heath Club

Today I’m going to check out Fitness Formula club. They have a step class at their Gold Coast location. I’ve been doing step since h.s. and continue to love it. HAVE to find my heart rate monitor. It’s driving me batty not having it.

Here are the criteria I’m using when looking for a new gym:

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