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My Fitness Budget: What I Save on and Splurge on for Workouts

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Susan had the best idea for a Question of the Week about what we save on and what we splurge on when it comes to fitness. And, so far, the results have been super interesting! Susan invests in the comfort items but not a super crazy high-end bike, while Kristen spends more on gear and experiences …
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My Favorite January Tradition: Creating a Dream Board

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One my favorite January traditions --- and it's part of the January Fit Bottomed Challenge --- is creating a dream board! I've jabbered about how to make a dream board before, but I was so darn pleased with last year's results and so jazzed about my new one that I just had to talk about it again. I …
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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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