Category Archives: body

Top 10 Hottest Habs

There is no doubt that last night’s game was a heart breaker, but a good fan knows that it pays to be optimistic. There is a silver lining to all of this: hockey players are hella hot, and Habs players are the hottest of them all. Either we are in for one heck of a comeback, or else the boys are coming home for the summer. And more hot men roaming the streets of Montreal is never a bad thing.**

Here are our picks for Top Ten Hottest Habs!

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5 ways to procrastinate waxing my legs come spring

It’s finally happened! Spring has come to Montreal! Between now and when it becomes so hot that we hate the outdoors again, everybody will be donning looser, shorter, and gauzier clothing to welcome the summertime. Unfortunately, old man winter may have left a prickly reminder of his stay upon my ankle-to-calf area. I’m talking leg hair, and lots of it. I know I’ve got to get rid of it. I’ll have to make an appointment for a wax, and, after grinning through a painful half hour – why do they always have to laugh at you if you make small pain noises? – I’ll leave refreshed and ready to take on the world. In the meantime, though, I have some great tricks  for hiding my not-yet-ready-for-spring legs from the world. Continue reading

The Upside of Downward Dog, or A Pregnant Pause

As a woman who recently had a baby, the past year was full of completely new experiences, some great, some not so much. One of the most wonderful things about pregnancy, though, was prenatal yoga. I have been practicing yoga for years, and wasn’t about to stop for 9 months just because I happened to be gestating a (potential) human being.

The yoga studio I frequent is located in a busy, hipster-y part of town so the classes are typically jammed-packed. Like mat-to-mat, staggering your standing postures packed. Oh, and its hot yoga. So you basically spend 1 ½ hours sweating next to strangers. As horrific as that sounds, its actually pretty great. So when I found out I was expecting, I was sad to have to hang up my mat (since hot yoga and preggos do not mix) or find a new studio.

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Cat Raz’ Guide to Wedding Weightloss – Part 3

Today, I’m feeling pretty great about my body. Maybe its because of my diet and exercise regime. Maybe its because in a recent bout of stomach flu, I expelled an insane amount of bodily fluids and had zero desire for food for 2 days. I guess we’ll never know. Most likely I’m feeling pretty great about my body because I was sick and now I am better. Being sick forced me to listen to my body. And I intend to keep on doing that well past my wedding day.

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Cat Raz’ Guide to Wedding Weightloss – Part 2

The Holidays are upon us. And even for the dedicated of fitness enthusiasts, keeping the weight down at this time of year can be filled with obstacles. Baked treats are everywhere. The Comedy Wives recipe for Candy Cane Fudge has found its way into your life. And people everywhere are busting out their elastic waist pants in preparation for a series of massive festive meals. If you want to stay on the road to fitting into the wedding dress of your dreams, you are going to need a little help. Which brings us to rule #2.

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