My Personal Training Certification Update: CPR Training and A Lesson in Reading the Fine(ish) Print

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So, as you all know, I’ve decided to get my personal training certification from the American Council on Exercise to add some book cred to my already phenomenal street cred (I kid! I kid! But not really because I am here, and we wrote a book!). I got my study materials books early this year and have …
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I Took the Fiber Choice 30-Day Get Picky Challenge!

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This is a sponsored post brought to you by Fiber Choice. We received free product and were compensated for this post. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Time to get personal, ladies. Let's talk about fiber. And digestion. And health. And, well, poop. (No topics are ever off limits here at …
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See Ya at the Runner’s World Half & Festival!

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After a summer of running in the Florida heat and humidity, I'm itching for a chance to stretch my legs in a cooler climate, and next month, I'll do just that the weekend of October 18 at the Runner's World Half & Festival Presented by Altra in Bethlehem, Penn. Who else will be there? Aside …
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My Dude Went on an Anti-Diet — and Lost 40 Pounds

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Since meeting my husband more than a decade ago (holy cow), his relationship with working out has been spotty. We worked out together in our early days --- and a lot of our early run-ins before officially dating involved a community workout program in Lawrence, Kan. After we became an item, his …
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Tish Goes to IDEA World: Propel Fit Challenge Complete!

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This is a sponsored post brought to you by Propel. For our sponsored post policy, click here. I find myself falling into the best of situations when Fit Bottomed Girls is involved. I mentioned in a past post that I would be attending the IDEA World Fitness Convention. I was excited to go, most …
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Strength Training for Runners: We’ve Got the Book for You

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So back in January, I was running regularly and planning to hit up a half-marathon in April. I'd downloaded training plans and was comfortably running 3 to 4 miles. I was sure that within a few months I could build up to 13-plus, no problem. I'd been injury-free and was feeling great about running. …
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