Reviews

A Sports Bra for Every Woman

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If there are two things worth investing in for yourself when it comes to fitness it's 1) a good pair of running shoes and 2) a good sports bra. With that in mind, we put four new ones to the test in this sports bra review! See which ones made the FBG-boobie cut --- and how each of 'em have something …
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Workout I Did: Quick Upper Body Circuit

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As I write this update, the new addition to my family is one month old. I just had my follow-up postpartum appointment with my doctor, and while I didn't get the total "all clear" to exercise due to some residual shooting thigh and pelvic pain that's leftover from pregnancy, I'm going to slowly …
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Fitness and Fashion Take Center Stage at New York Fashion Week

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For most of us Fit Bottomed Girls, having the option to look stylish while getting our sweat on is no big deal, but it sure has taken the hardcore fashion world a long time to catch up to that concept! So imagine my surprise when I was invited to a few actual runway shows during New York’s Fashion …
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Brooks Running Review: Heritage, PureGrit 3 and More

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Running any time of year rocks, but we especially love fall to get out, jog and feel the crunch of leaves beneath our running shoes! Per our relationship as a Brooks Running blog ambassador, each month we get to review a few of its pieces and share our totally objective opinion. This month we got …
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These Running Shoes Get the FBG Stamp of Approval!

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Over the last few weeks, we've talked a lot about running shoe shopping --- what to look for, where to look for 'em, and how to know when you've found your sole mate. During that time, we've shown you a lot of shoes as examples --- these are all shoes that grace the feet of our own Fit Bottomed …
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Office Exercises: Fitness Tools You Can Hide in Your Desk

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So you're pulling long hours at the office. And I'm not talking about a home office with a treadmill next to your desk --- I'm talking about a multi-person office, where there's, like, a dress code and cubicles and an actual water cooler. When you're coming in early, leaving late and trying to, you …
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Healthy Workplace: 4 Products to FBG-ify Your Office

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Most of my habits tend to be pretty healthy. I drink a ton of water, I work out regularly, and I try to eat lots of veggies. I've never smoked, and I'm definitely not one to stay up late on a regular basis. But there's one thing I do a lot that's pretty freakin' dangerous. I --- wait for it --- …
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Love Yoga? The New Yoga Goodies You Need

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Calling all yoga addicts! We've recently tried some rad --- we mean, really, really rad --- yoga goodies. From new apparel to new props to new DVDs to products you didn't even know you needed (but you so, so do --- number 1 is a prime example!), these new finds are perfect for those who love yoga! …
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Fit Fall Looks We’re Loving

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Now that the temps are cooling a bit, we here at FBG have fall on our minds! And fall means more than just PSLs and big bowls of chili (although those are important, too). Fall means layers, new colors and a seasonal revamp! Check out these fit fall looks we're currently digging. Hard. …
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