Excuse-Proof Your Workout
Excuse: "It's boring."
Pick something you enjoy or you won't stick with it, says Kelly Ripa's Spinning instructor, Janet Fitzgerald of Soulcycle. She also advises taking the time to create an inspiring playlist. Pure Yoga's Kay Kay Clivio suggests booking a vacation that is equal parts sports and sightseeing to kick start your routine. Escapetoshape.com and Adventurefinder.com offer cool ideas for vacations that include activities like martial arts or rock climbing.
Evangeline Lilly swept onto the red carpet at The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug premiere in a black slightly sheer Alberta Ferretti gown with a lace overlay and tiers of tulle at the skirt, keeping all accessories to a minimum, save for studs and a gold bracelet.