Jen and Keith Moore never thought they’d be professional hula hoopers.
But when Keith was laid off in 2008, leaving the the Moore’s and their three children to live off $200 a week, a hula hoop changed their life.
“Keith and I were looking for a lifestyle change. We had always had problems with our weight. We weren’t obese per se, but we emotionally ate and felt mentally obese,” said Jen. When Jen saw advertisements for the Hoopnotica exercise device, she saved up, bought the hoop, and has been addicted ever since.
“Keith thought it was just another exercise fad,” said Jen, “but he finally caught on and was an intuitive hooper.” Through hooping and eating right, the Moores lost a combined 270 pounds. (more…)
There’s no doubt that today’s top TV shows feature some of the most beautiful people we’ve ever laid eyes on. My personal favorite is English actress Michelle Dockery who plays Lady Mary Crawley on the series Downton Abbey. The star’s petite figure, elegant costumes and defined cheek bones are enough to compel a full-on girl crush.
As the Emmy Awards approach this Sunday, we’re crossing our fingers that our favorite stars bring home awards for their outstanding work as our most-loved on-screen characters. But we also look forward to scouting out the best dressed and the hottest bodies among the crowd.
In a sea of fine actors, we’ve picked out our top 10 favorites and highlighted their nominations as well as their diet and fitness routines. Check and see if your most-loved celebrities made the list and cheer them on this Sunday when the Emmy Awards air live at 7 p.m. Eastern time on ABC.