Reviews

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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4 Pairs of Running Shorts You’ll Want to Wear Everywhere

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This probably comes as a surprise to no one, but I'm in workout clothes a lot. I spend most of the work week and weekend in workout clothes, and, really, if I can get away with going to dinner in them, too, I usually do. Over the years workout clothes have gone from basic to really, really cute and …
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3 Tricks to Make Your New Running Shoes ‘Just Right’

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Shopping for running shoes can make you feel like a modern-day Goldilocks. Some shoes are too tight, while others are too loose. Some have too much cushioning, some have arches that don’t align with yours, and others just feel ... weird. It’s okay if you don’t have the words to describe why a …
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How A Beginners DVD Brought Me Out Of A Workout Slump

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My last vacation was an unmitigated success. I came back completely refreshed in mind, body and spirit. Unfortunately my enthusiasm for exercise had also taken a holiday and had yet to return. My beloved yoga didn’t appeal to this newly relaxed persona --- thank you Italian wine and lifestyle. …
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