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    Class Review: Abs, Arms Ass at New York Pilates

    THE DEETS: New York Pilates, West Village 124 W Houston Street, New York, NY 10012 Website II FacebookII Instagram $40 per class; discounted packages offered; ClassPass available THE STUDIO: The studio is absolutely gorgeous. There is a staff member in the retail space to check you into class. They also have the sweetest studio dog named Hazel that hangs around. There are bathrooms but no showers there. Also, the studio has drawers you can put your stuff in. They have two separate class spaces, one downstairs and one upstairs, so they are able to offer a lot of classes.  THE CLASS: This was my first pilates reformer class. I had…

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    Class Review: Real Hot Yoga

    THE DEETS: Real Hot Yoga, Hoboken 1414 Grand Street, 2nd Floor, Hoboken, NJ 07030 Website II Facebook II Instagram $23 per class; New Client Special $35/unlimited classes for 30 days RENTALS AVAILABLE: Mat size non-slip towels – $3, Regular hand towels – $1, Yoga mats – $5 (comes with a non-slip towel to rent) THE STUDIO: The studio is a pretty open space. They have a small section of retail you can shop from. They also have cubbies for you to put your stuff away in. I brought my own mat and non-slip towel, but you can rent both if you do not own them! The yoga room is pretty hot when you…

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    Class Review: Riding High at Work it Out

    THE DEETS: Work it Out, Willow 603 Willow Avenue, Hoboken, NJ 07030 Website II Facebook II Instagram $25 per class; New Client Special $39/one unlimited week THE STUDIO: The studio has a retail section right when you walk in.  It is colorful and makes you want to just shop around. The next room is part beauty area, in addition to the lockers. The studio has partnered with Woosh Beauty and has it set up as your own beauty room to try all of their products! They offer lockers for you to put away all of your stuff and lock it up while you are in class! The studio has two…

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    WHO AM I? WHY DID I START THIS BLOG?

    Hi friends! I am so excited to start this journey, but I will be honest that I have been hesitant for some time to do this. I have thought about starting this site for the last year or so and after my trip to Europe, I decided one night that I was ready to do the damn thing! I will say that having support to start this has been the reason I feel like I can do this. Over the last year when I was contemplating doing it, I was holding back because of my fear to fail.  Also, the person I was dating previously was not supportive of my…