Fit Gear Reviews
29 11, 2016

Chub Rub: The Best Ways to Stop Chafing and Exercise Comfortably

By | November 29th, 2016|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|0 Comments

It's bound to happen, sooner or later—chub rub, more 'officially' known as chafing, rears its ugly head and causes rash, irritation, or otherwise uncomfortable dry patches of skin in places it just doesn't belong.

14 11, 2016

Review: ButcherBox Brings Grass-Fed Organic Meat to Your Door

By | November 14th, 2016|Fit Gear Reviews, Healthy Eating|0 Comments

A review of the ButcherBox, a subscription service that delivers organic, grass-fed, hormone-free meat to your door on a regular schedule.

13 10, 2016

Fit Gear Review: Forever 21’s Activewear Line

By | October 13th, 2016|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|1 Comment

A quick look at my haul from Forever 21's athleticwear line, an accessible, affordable, and cute collection of workout gear!

15 01, 2016

Fit Gear Review: Champion Absolute Cami Sports Bra

By | January 15th, 2016|Fit Gear Reviews|0 Comments

Review of the Champion Absolute Cami Sports Bra.

24 09, 2015

Fit Gear Review: The Zing Anything Citrus Zinger Juicer

By | September 24th, 2015|Fit Gear Reviews|3 Comments

A quick review of the Zing Anything Citrus Zinger Juicer.

1 09, 2015

What Do You Need to #MakeYourMove Towards Being a Newbie Cyclist?

By | September 1st, 2015|Fit Gear Reviews|1 Comment

All the things you need for your first ride on your new bike!

29 07, 2015

Own a FuelBand? Nike Might Owe You Money

By | July 29th, 2015|Fit Gear Reviews|1 Comment

Nike is providing those who've purchased FuelBands between January 19th, 2012 and June 17th, 2015 with gift cards. But why?

23 06, 2015

Training Undies: Should You Wear Any? Which Kind? Are Workout Undies Worth the Money?

By | June 23rd, 2015|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|11 Comments

Whether thongs or boyshorts or bikinis, cotton or lace or polyester-blend, I've got the tips to help you choose wisely for your body type and your workout wardrobe needs!

26 05, 2015

Fit Gear Review: The Excalibur Vegetable Spiralizer

By | May 26th, 2015|Fit Gear Reviews, Food 101, From Erika's Kitchen|8 Comments

My review of the Excalibur Vegetable Spiralizer, and how I used it to make a delicious raw dish!

28 02, 2015

Sports Bras: The Ultimate Guide to Ta-Ta Protection

By | February 28th, 2015|Fit Gear Reviews, Running, Strength Training|4 Comments

How to choose the right sports bra, the proper fit, shopping for plus sizes, breastfeeding, and how to care for it once you've got it!

26 02, 2015

4 Tips to Help Any Mommy-To-Be Stay Active at Home #MakeYourMove

By | February 26th, 2015|#ScaleFreeBaby, Fit Gear Reviews|0 Comments

One of the most difficult challenges for me during this pregnancy, is staying active. Not because I don't want to, but because no matter how much I eat, my energy levels feel virtually depleted. (What's worse, if I try to overeat, I just feel nauseous and develop a strong case of, ahem, postprandial somnolence. Food [...]

23 02, 2015

Is Your Fitness Tracker Accurate? New Tests Don’t Think So

By | February 23rd, 2015|Fit Gear Reviews, The "Study" Guide|6 Comments

Study tests fitness tracking wristbands, smartphone apps, and waist-clipping pedometers. Guess which one was most accurate?

31 01, 2015

Review + Giveaway: @LornaJaneActive’s Move, Nourish, Believe Journal

By | January 31st, 2015|Fit Gear Reviews, Giveaways|18 Comments

My review of Lorna Jane's Move. Nourish. Believe Diary!

21 01, 2015

Erika’s Guide to Layering for Cold Weather Running #MakeYourMove

By | January 21st, 2015|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews, Running|1 Comment

How to layer in the cold, plus personal recommendations from my own closet! And a bonus selfie of my WHAT IS WITH THE WEATHER?! face!

28 11, 2014

1,000 Black Businesses, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday Fitness Sales + Giveaway

By | November 28th, 2014|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|11 Comments

I must say, this week has been brutal. If you're anything like me, you felt overwhelmed - not only by the news but by the subsequent conversations all over social media. I only mention this because there have been many conversations about a boycotting of Black Friday. And, while I am always down for a [...]

18 11, 2014

Gotta Get It: The @BlenderBottle GoStak Makes Your Snackables Stackable!

By | November 18th, 2014|Fit Gear Reviews|3 Comments

Containers vary in size, with the smallest size being small enough to carry medication, the largest being able to carry apple slices, or any other dippable.

14 11, 2014

Fit Gear Review: Philips ActionFit Sports Neckband Headset

By | November 14th, 2014|Fit Gear Reviews|5 Comments

These are the perfect headphones for treadmill, arc trainer, elliptical zone out syndrome... but with one important problem.

31 08, 2014

Sponsored: Building My At-Home Gym with Muscle Ropes

By | August 31st, 2014|Fit Gear Reviews|1 Comment

A review of Muscle Ropes' indoor jumping rope.

17 07, 2014

Fit Gear Reviews: The Armpocket

By | July 17th, 2014|Fit Gear Reviews|1 Comment

A quick look at what I love about the Armpocket, an armband for your phone and other workout needs!

1 07, 2014

Fitness Tracking Tools: 7 Days With the Jawbone UP, What Does A Day’s Worth Of Data Look Like?

By | July 1st, 2014|Fit Gear Reviews, Tools For Weight Loss|2 Comments

An in-depth look at the food journaling, sleep analyzation, exercise calculations and alarm clock components of the Jawbone UP!