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8 Ways to Extend Your Summer During the Back-to-School Madness

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We’ve partnered with Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company Division of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. on this post. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this post are our own. For our sponsored post policy, click here. The end of summer is always bittersweet, and the …
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Call BS on Yourself!

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We're at week six of The Fit Bottomed Girls Anti-Diet video series, in which we've been sharing some of the 10-minute fixes we include in our book. This one in particular is one of my favorites because a) I get to say B.S. and 2) it makes you look at the areas in your life where you are making …
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5 Motivation Hacks That Really Work

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We all have our moments when we're just not motivated, right? When the gym just seems so far away and even doing a home workout seems like too much work. I know there are definitely times when I'd rather curl up on the couch with some Vincent D'Onofrio and Law & Order: Criminal Intent than even …
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An Exercise in How to Say ‘No’

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We're already in our fourth installment of The Fit Bottomed Girls Anti-Diet video series, so we're hitting up Chapter 4 today: Take a Balanced Approach --- to Everything. We're firm believers in the "everything in moderation" approach to life, and we're also firm believers in the fact that you have …
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From Stats to Fat: Is Your Fitness Tracker Causing Weight Gain?

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I've never been much for tracking the stats when it comes to my health and fitness. I always have a general idea of my weight and my target heart rate, but never worry about things like calories I eat, the number of steps I take or the number of calories I burn during a workout. I go more by my …
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10 Minutes to More Veggies!

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  It's week two of our new FBG Anti-Diet video series (inspired by our book, of course!), and we're diving into hunger! We've got so many quick fixes in our book (100 of them!), and today we're sharing a super easy one that we use all the time to get more veggies into our bellies. See …
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Workout I Did: The KISS Workout

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At this point in my pregnancy, things are getting a bit more challenging. There are some pregnant workout beasts out there who can maintain a CrossFit schedule like a boss, but I wouldn't be one of them. (Mainly because I don't do CrossFit to begin with, never mind in pregnancy, but you know what I …
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The Lure of Forbidden Fitness Fruit

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We Fit Bottomed Girls have never been shy about sharing our setbacks and frustrations when it comes to injuries and illnesses. We're only human, so it makes sense that our mortal selves get injured or sick or deal with stupid illnesses and have to reevaluate our workouts and goals from time to time. …
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