Author Archives: Liz Lotts

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Info: Liz Lotts is a personal-trainer-turned-triathlete who is admittedly addicted to long distances and wants to share her real-life lessons as an endurance athlete.
Calories in 6 BBQ Faves & How to Burn Them Off

Calories in 6 BBQ Faves & How to Burn Them Off

Are you excited to flip a few burgers, fry a few wings and face-plant into an ice cream sundae? Summer barbecues are great for gathering friends and family for some quality socializing and time-honored American favorites. Unfortunately, these shindig ...
5 Steps to Clean Running Shoes

5 Steps to Clean Running Shoes

Your feet stink. Don’t get me wrong. Those trendy sneakers look great on you. But once you kick off your kicks, there’s nothing fresh about them. Unfortunately, that’s not reason enough to splurge on a brand new pair. All they really need is a little ...
Vegan Banana Bread Pudding

Vegan Banana Bread Pudding

Think you could live off bananas, eggs and bread? When transformed into a cream-oozing pudding, you’ll love trying to make do like a monkey. In this banana bread pudding recipe, you’ll swap the eggs for flax. Yet you still end up with a melt-in ...
6 Skin Snafus to Avoid While Exercising Outside

6 Skin Snafus to Avoid While Exercising Outside

Whether you’re playing beach volleyball in the heat of the day or set your alarm for a pre-dawn summer run, your skin is at risk for a major suffer-fest. And when your body’s largest organ is in anguish, your brain isn’t far behind. To stay motivated ...
Spinach Pesto Black Bean Spaghetti

Spinach Pesto Black Bean Spaghetti

You’ve probably seen vegetable-based noodles making the rounds – zucchini ribbons, spaghetti squash spaghetti and so on. These are certainly diet-friendly alternatives to what your mom used to make. But when it comes to sports fuel, nothing beats bla ...
Could Carb Cycling Work for You?

Could Carb Cycling Work for You?

You’d be fooling yourself (or just a fool) to say you haven’t tried to burn calories so you could then consume them in the form of pizza, pasta or pinot. Unfortunately, the beloved carb-heavy, comfort foods are typically taboo for anyone trying to lo ...
You are an Ironmom

You are an Ironmom

You wake up before the crack of dawn. Something always seems to ache. Your hair is usually pulled in a sporty-looking pony tail. And, interestingly enough, you don’t get bored doing the same thing over and over. Initially, I think you’re an endurance ...