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Get Active, Help Others — It’s a Win-Win!

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Jenn and I have been having a blast sharing 10-minute fixes from our book in our The Fit Bottomed Girls Anti-Diet video series. We're already on Chapter 8, which is all about helping a sister out. We've found that the more support you have when getting fit and healthy, the better, which is why the …
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Strength Training for Runners: We’ve Got the Book for You

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So back in January, I was running regularly and planning to hit up a half-marathon in April. I'd downloaded training plans and was comfortably running 3 to 4 miles. I was sure that within a few months I could build up to 13-plus, no problem. I'd been injury-free and was feeling great about running. …
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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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