Motivation

Workout I Did: Injury Rehab and Massage Ball Therapy

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Injuries, ughh, I HATE THEM! But, the little buggers happen now and again and you’ve just got to deal. (Or ignore them and risk really tearing something up!) And, that’s where I found myself early this month --- injured --- sacroiliac joint dysfunction to be specific; hurt like hell. The SI …
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Don’t Just Stand There, Take Up Space

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Wherever you are, whatever you're doing, take note of your posture, just as it is, right at this moment. How straight is your back? Is your head held high? Are your feet planted firmly? If not --- well, first off, go ahead and straighten up (and I'll go into why this is so, so crazy important in …
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My Mindful March Streak: How Many Days in a Row Can I Meditate?

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You know we're a little hippity dippity, and I especially love my meditation, so it's probably a surprise to no one that for my Mindful March streak for this month's Fit Bottomed Challenge (get all the deets on how you can join in the fun here!) I've chosen meditation! And I particularly love …
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March Fit Bottomed Challenge Week 2: Clear It Out

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We're already one week into the March Challenge, and we are already feeling more mindful in our everyday lives. We're so ready to keep it going strong this week. Here's what's ahead! What to Expect This Week of the Fit Bottomed Challenge: March 9-15, 2015 Monday, March 9: Did you pick a streak? …
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5 Things to Know Before Juicing

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To keep your motivational mojo going, we here at FBG thought it would be fun to share the inside scoop on a few of our favorite things — from workouts to races to healthy eats. So if you’ve been wanting to try out a new healthy thing but are a bit intimidated or afraid to try it, have no fear, …
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3 Steps to Break Sugar Addiction

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Our bud Jonathan Bailor already shared with us the signs of sugar addiction. And today he's giving us easy strategies to break sugar addiction without going without your favorite treat forever! In part one of this post, we showed how sugar addiction is real and is a real problem. Now, let’s …
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The 7 Signs of Sugar Addiction

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Ya'll remember Jonathan Bailor, who did that amazing guest post for us on why a calorie is not a calorie? Well, he's baaack! And this time he's tackling a rather sticky — and sweet — issue: sugar addiction. Read on for the first in this two-part series on sugar addiction. We'll cover if it's real, …
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Tips for Your First Scuba Dive From the Experts

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It doesn't matter what time of year it is or where in the world you live (or whether or not you're going to go on spring break --- lucky!) because there is always somewhere in the world with a beautiful beach waiting for you and with that the chance to go scuba diving. (By the way, did you know that …
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9 Tips for Working Out in the Morning (Without It Being Miserable)

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I have a love/hate relationship with working out in the morning. But, as I've already shared, I really, really do love it. In fact, it's one of the best parts of my day — and week even. Well, once I'm done. I'll admit that getting out of bed in the dark and cold isn't always the easiest. And it took …
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