Oliver Winery’s Orchard Stand Wines To Be Featured at FitBloggin

Oliver Winery started in the 1960s as a hobby in the basement of Indiana University law professor William Oliver. His enthusiasm for making wine led him to establish a vineyard northwest of Bloomington. Soon the flourishing vines produced grapes far in excess of his needs as a hobby winemaker, and he began plans to open a commercial winery. Professor Oliver was instrumental in passing … [Read more...]

New Session Added With Kristin Meekhof

We are super pleased to announce the addition of a new session with author and speaker Kristin Meekhof. Krstin will be presenting a session titled "I.L.L.U.M.I.N.A.T.E.- Ten Pillars For Overcoming Any Setback." Kristin Meekhof, tragically, is a pro at overcoming setback. She was born in South Korea, left on the street as an infant, found by a passerby, and four months later adopted by her … [Read more...]

Staying Healthy While Flipping Burgers and Serving Beers

Make sure to arrive early for the 2016 Fit Bloggin & Fit Social Conference to hear the owner of Scotty's Brewhouse tell us how he attempts to stay healthy while flipping burgers and serving beers. From 6:00 - 9:00 PM you can register for the conference, enjoy appetizers, and hear from Scotty at his location on 1 Virginia Avenue #100, an eleven minute walk from the host Marriott hotel. (Drinks … [Read more...]

What Brands Do You Want To See at FitBloggin?

The FitBloggin & FitSocial conference is a perfect opportunity for brands from a variety of industries, including fitness, health, and weight loss. Brands that participate not only get to interact with all attendees at our Expo but they can make personal relationships with individual bloggers and also be exposed to our wider community via social media and our website. Do you have any … [Read more...]

FitBloggin and FitSocial

Everyone associated with FitBloggin realizes the conference is about more than just blogging. Even our tagline says "Using blogging, social media, and digital communication to motivate, inspire, and foster a culture of health and wellness where everyone belongs." Clearly, almost all bloggers now use social media and many people communicating about fitness, health, and wellness prefer social … [Read more...]

Who Should Attend FitBloggin? You, Of Course!

Who should attend FitBloggin? Good question. When I started this conference in 2010, I had one goal which can be summed up as: Bringing together bloggers who want to spread a culture of health and wellness so we could learn from and inspire each other.  That is the thread that connects every soul who has ever come to FitBloggin and the reason why we are such a diverse and awesome (yea, I … [Read more...]

FitBloggin’16 Session Description: When Healthy Becomes Unhealthy with Alicia Melgoza

For many, getting in workouts and laying off the sweets is a huge challenge. For others, it's the opposite. They have trouble taking rest days and allowing themselves to indulge in tasty treats even occasionally. Eating out, taking vacations, and socializing become anxiety-provoking. Counting calories or macros, meal planning and prep, and workouts become all-consuming. Eating healthfully and … [Read more...]

FitBloggin’ Session Description: Ditching the Emotional Baggage That’s Keeping You Fat with Dr. Pamela Reilly

Does what works for everyone else never work for you? Are you tired of doing everything right and seeing little or no results? Do you have a nagging suspicion that something is wrong, but no one seems able to identify it? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, your emotions may be sabotaging your efforts to make and maintain positive changes in your eating habits, fitness activities, and … [Read more...]