Goal Diggers Unite at FitBloggin’s LobbyTalk

By Kelly Guy I’ve found that the moments spent in small groups sharing stories are the moments that I treasure the most at FitBloggin'. As a healthy living blogger down 70 pounds since 2010, I still have many wellness-related goals that I’m working on and I gravitate toward anyone who is working to achieve a tremendous goal of their own. Goal-diggers like that are magnetic, and our conference … [Read more...]

FitBloggin’ Alumni Interview with Brianna Engebretsen

Brianna Engebretsen of DivaAndTheDivine.com Years attended: 2014 Twitter | Facebook | Instagram What is FitBloggin' to you? To me, FitBloggin' is a place where I can gather with likeminded bloggers from very different life journeys, who are full of love and support for one another. It's a close knit community that, while I've only attended one so far, made me feel welcome and at home. How … [Read more...]

FitBloggin’ Link Love: Hello October Blogs

It's here! Autumn and October and hoodies and crunchy air and eight million things made with pumpkin. 'Tis the season to be cozy! Brew yourself a proper cuppa hot tea and curl up with a good blog. Our FitBloggin' community is sharing some of their best recent pieces. Give them a click and a share ... and let us know what you're up to this month. Running with Tunes: Plantronics -- Train With … [Read more...]

FitBloggin’ Alumni Interview with Kimberly Love-Ottobre

Kimberly Love-Ottobre of UltraTrailChick.com Years attended: 2014 Twitter, Facebook, Instagram What is FitBloggin' to you? A fun, easy, stress-free, no judgement weekend with like-minded peeps! How has the FitBloggin' community impacted your own life? I have reached out to join more online groups. What keeps you coming back to FitBloggin'? It's low key and low stress and everyone … [Read more...]

Am I Fit Enough for FitBloggin’?

By Kari Goodman Three summers ago, I sat on my couch reading a blog post from an amazing girl who was in Portland, Oregon having an amazing time at this thing called FitBloggin’. I had just recently begun my own blog and health/wellness journey. Her adventures looked like so much fun. But, the title of the conference had the word fit in it. And I was sitting on my couch at around 450 pounds. … [Read more...]

FitBloggin’ Link Love: Best of September Blogs

The FitBloggin' community has grown to be a tight one over the past six years. Often called a tribe or a family, those who've attended even once know that the love and bond is strong. One of the biggest way this group supports each other is by loving on each other's blogs. That is, after all, what brought us all together in the first place! This week, FitBloggin' alum share some of … [Read more...]

YouTube for Wellness Bloggers: Why You Should Get Started Now

You’re a health and fitness blogger. You sit down at your computer and write awesome posts that people love to read. But now here comes the wonky idea of video trying to squeeze its way into your cozy situation. As if you have time for that? The landscape of blogging has changed since I started seven years ago. Thank God we have great resources like FitBloggin’ to keep us in line (hehe). Even … [Read more...]

Go Live with Periscope! 10 Reasons to Try This New Social Media Platform

By DubyaWife and ShesNachoMama “Another platform? And this time it involves LIVE VIDEO? But, my messy house! My hair! My voice!” We know. Please hear us out anyway. WHAT IS PERISCOPE? Periscope is the latest star in the social media constellation. It’s owned by Twitter, so your Twitter handle is also your Periscope handle. Your Periscope followers are not necessarily the same people … [Read more...]