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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The Best Thing I Did This Year Is Only Two Letters Long

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No. Nope. Nuh-uh. That's it. That was my big, huge, ground-shifting, life-changing revelation this year. 2014 was the year of learning to say no ... and mean it. Don't misunderstand --- I don't say no to everything, all the time. Far from it, actually --- case in point here! But this tiny …
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The Beauty in Goodbye

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I woke up this morning knowing I had to write this post. I’ve dreaded this moment for months and put off writing it for weeks. You see, I’ve decided that 2014 will be my final year of writing for Fit Bottomed Girls. This will be my final post. It wasn’t an easy decision by any means. Actually it’s …
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Workout I Did: Balance Workout

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It's nice to have workouts so good that you're left totally spent and dripping with sweat. But it's also nice to have workouts that are more relaxing and that leave you refreshed. This one is the latter. It's one of the workouts in the balance chapter of our Anti-Diet book, and it's a workout you …
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Third Trimester Pregnancy Workout Modifications: Weeks 27-32

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Yep. I'm feeling --- and looking --- pretty pregnant these days! Now officially in my third trimester and with far less than three months to go, I'm sporting some of the stereotypical pregnancy symptoms these days: swollen feet and hands, a few cravings (lately cranberries and anything pickled --- …
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A Triathlon Three-peat: TriRock Clearwater Race Recap

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As much as I love trying something new with races --- challenging myself with a new distance or visiting a cool location --- I also accept that there's something to be said for returning to the same race year after year. I mean, it's really difficult to compare one triathlon to another. A downriver …
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