Dudes

Inspiration, Motivation and Admiration: A True Fit Bottomed Dude Earns Our Respect

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Years ago I’d flip through the pages of a workout magazine, admire the models’ perfectly proportioned, muscle-toned bodies and use their physique for inspiration and motivation. But, as we all know, sometimes what you see isn’t exactly what you get, and besides, perfect on the outside doesn’t always …
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A More Natural (and Less Flammable) Way to Get a Good Shave

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For Fit Bottomed Dudes’ Week Ryan is sharing his thoughts on a new and more natural way to shave! Let’s talk about shaving for a second. Image association recalls foaming white fluff. The straight razor. The safety razor. The double safety razor. The triple safety razor. Have we gone quad yet? …
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Celeb Trainer Alex Isaly Talks KettleWorX, Motivation and How to Use Kettlebells!

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A few months ago, I got to demo a super cool new group exercise classes that uses kettlebells for a crazy good full-body workout: KettleWorX. So when I heard that KettleWorX was coming out with an at-home workout program and that we could pick the brain of Lead Trainer Alex Isaly on it and more, …
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Getting Men on the Mat: Five Poses to Get You Started

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Remember Sean Vigue's Pilates post last year? Well, he's back and bringing us a new awesome post on men and yoga for Fit Bottomed Dudes’ Week! Sean is a yoga, Pilates and Spinning instructor living in central Florida and is the owner of Sean Vigue Fitness, in addition to having his own line of …
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The Gnarly Whale: All-Natural Unisex Beauty Products You’ll Both Love

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If your bathroom is anything like mine, you probably have a shower stuffed with beauty and hair products --- and a medicine cabinet and drawer or closet filled with them, too. There's men's aftershave, shampoos and conditioners for all types of hair situations, lip balms, face washes, detanglers, …
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There Are No Expiration Dates: 7 Ways to Ease Back Into Fitness

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It's an FBG blog takeover! For Fit Bottomed Dudes' Week each of the FBG's husbands are taking over his wife's blog for a post on, well, anything they'd like. Today, Mark Arana (gym manager and trainer, NASM-certified) takes over Tish's blog to drive home the idea that there are no expiration dates …
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His-and-Hers Running Shoes: Puma Faas 500 v3 and Faas 300 v3

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Seeing that in past years Ryan has been such a big fan of these running shoes and this workout apparel, we thought that this year, we'd have him do another review for Fit Bottomed Dudes' Week. This time with a twist! Both Ryan and I (Jenn) put the new Puma Faas v3 line to the test of lots of …
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3-Minute Full-Body Workout

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Sick of bootcamp sessions where the trainer yells at you like you're a total peon who doesn't even deserve to be at the gym? Yeah, we think you deserve more than that, too (unless that really motivates you, in which case, hey, knock yourself out!). Which is why we wanted to share this super quick …
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Venus vs. Mars: Isn’t It Time We Drop the Gender Bias?

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It's an FBG blog takeover! For Fit Bottomed Dudes' Week each of the FBG's husbands are taking over his wife's blog for a post on, well, anything they'd like. Today, Ryan takes over Jenn's blog with a thoughtful piece on gender differences --- or lack thereof. May the dudeness begin! Hey! …
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Welcome to the Fifth-Annual Fit Bottomed Dudes’ Week!

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Hold on to your fit butts, dudes and dudettes! This week we are holding the FIFTH-annual Fit Bottomed Dudes' Week! (Dang, we're getting old!) This week we'll have special workouts, cool reviews (Wii Fit and all-natural unisex hair and skin products!), blogs from dudes themselves (it's an FBG …
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