Motivation

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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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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The #FBGAntiDiet Challenge: Get the Body You Want and a Life You’ll Love

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Countdown to our book coming out is just a little more than six weeks to go! Or 46 days to be exact. Woot! And we hear that we may have actual copies to give away early --- so stay tuned for that! But today, it's time to drop another little nugget of #FBGAntiDiet wisdom on ya. With lots of love, of …
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The #FBGAntiDiet Challenge: Focus on What’s Really Important

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Guys! Our book comes out in less than two months. Two months! The countdown is sooo on. And one of the most important lessons from The Fit Bottomed Girls Anti-Diet is this nugget of wisdom. What's really the most important thing to you? Is it your family? You career? Your pets? Your friends? …
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Fit Bloggers We Love: Two Triathletes Talk Hair Excuses

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Oh, how my butt twitches when I hear excuses why someone can't work out. I was once the queen of excuses and it left me unhealthy and weak for many years. I think it's that frustration that led me to fall in love with Whitney and Alex, the two gals behind Sporty Afros, a website dedicated to fitness …
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What Makes Olga Run? Lessons From a 90-Something Track Star

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This past year I turned 50, and although I try not to focus on the inevitable, it is happening. Since the only alternative to aging is dying, I stoically manage the gray hair, crow’s feet, joint pain and accompanying muscle loss. Nobody outwits Father Time. Or do they? Meet Olga Kotelko, the …
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Stress Less Now With These 5 Tips

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Feeling stressed and anxious? Having trouble sleeping, or maybe you've noticed your focus is ... well, not focused at all? But, OMG, there's no way you can make time to do any of those things you're supposed to do to lower your stress, right? Who even has time for a bubble bath or a yoga class or a …
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How to Choose the Right Energy Bar

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Confused about all the protein and energy bar options these days? Us, too! Which is why we're sharing this guest post from Claire Suellentrop on how to choose the right energy bar. Claire helps professionals in creative industries maintain their health and sanity at Eat Well. Party Hard, and …
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The #FBGAntiDiet Challenge: Get Bendy (in All Areas of Your Life)

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How flexible are you? And we don't just mean if you can touch your toes or not. While physical flexibility is important, so is flexibility in life. When you're flexible in all areas of your life you can flow better with what the day gives you, you can create meaning for yourself, you can roll with …
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