Where I Save (and Splurge) on Fitness

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Oh, boy. Our latest question of the week has come at a really interesting time for me. You see, I'm preparing to move to a new city, so I've been reevaluating my current fitness spending/saving habits to determine what will make the most sense when it comes time to start over. Should I find a fancy …
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Triathlon: What I Save on vs. What I Splurge on

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For this Question of the Week, we're asking some of the FBGs: What do you splurge on and where do you save when it comes to fitness? See Susan's answer below! As a general rule, I like to keep things on the thrifty side when it comes to Ironman triathlon. The sport isn't a cheap one, but it …
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9 Reasons to Resolve NOT to Diet This Year

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This time of year, it can be oh-so tempting to resolve to do everything differently. How familiar does this sound? This year, I will become Goddess of the Kitchen, cooking only the healthiest of meals and eating in all the time! This year, I will hit the gym six times a week without fail! I'll …
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Make-Up Tips: How to Put It on (AND Take It off)

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The following post and video are sponsored by NEUTROGENA. For our sponsored post policy, click here. It's no secret that I love playing around with make-up --- I honestly enjoy holing up in my bathroom with a bunch of new products or trendy techniques to try. And, while I'm certainly no pro, I …
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The Best Thing I Did This Year Is Only Two Letters Long

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No. Nope. Nuh-uh. That's it. That was my big, huge, ground-shifting, life-changing revelation this year. 2014 was the year of learning to say no ... and mean it. Don't misunderstand --- I don't say no to everything, all the time. Far from it, actually --- case in point here! But this tiny …
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