A Reader Makes Peace With a Store — and Finds True Love With a Sports Bra


Fit Bottomed reader Jodi Danziger (you've seen her here!) has fallen in love ... with a sports bra. So much so that for Fit Bottomed at Any Age Week she wants to shout it from the rooftops! You know, the online ones. Jodi loves working out and currently lives in Kansas City, Mo., where she is a …
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Reader Success Story: I Stopped Comparing Myself to Others and Lost the Weight for Good


This reader success story by Serena-Rose is a part of You Can Do It Week. Read all of the motivating and inspiring posts here! And remember, if they can do it, so can YOU! I have struggled with being overweight pretty much my entire life. I was always the fat girl, the heaviest in my family, …
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Reader Success Story: How I Found My Strength and Overcame Anorexia


This reader success story by Kasey Hardt is a part of You Can Do It Week. Kasey is currently pursuing a hospitality degree with an event concentration and minor in psychology.  Everyone talks about how losing weight is going to change their life for the better. Everyone talks about how …
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Reader Success Story: Getting Healthy Inside and Out


This reader success story by Brooke Savage is a part of You Can Do It Week. Read all of the motivating and inspiring posts here! And remember, if they can do it, so can YOU! I can still remember my first “fat” picture that was taken at my sister’s high school graduation four years ago. I was …
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Fill in the Blank: I Knew I Was an FBG When ________.


This post is part of our FBG Birthday Week celebration! Check out all of the special four-year birthday posts and huge giveaways here! Last year for our birthday, we shared our thoughts and yours on what it means to be a Fit Bottomed Girl. We also gave a top-10 list of signs that you might be an …
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Reader Success Story: Small Steps to Big Results

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We get so many inspiring emails from readers, and today we’re sharing another reader success story with you! Read on for Jaki Sinclair's inspiring experience. Now the creator of Slim Down U, Jaki has lost 120 pounds and is committed to encouraging people to make healthy habits one step at a …
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Ask the FBGs: What Should I Do Besides Run?

One easy way to work out after work is to make it your commute home! Credit: lululemon athletica

Today we’re featuring an Ask the FBGs post. This feature allows readers like you to ask the FBGs for advice. Nothing is off limits, although we do prefer that it’s fitness or nutrition related, so send your undying health questions to You just might see them posted …
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5 Realistic Weight-Loss Tips and a Reader Success Story: I’m Still at It!

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Remember Anna P.'s reader success story from November 2010? Well, girlfriend is still kicking booty! At the age of 36, she's gone from 210 pounds to a fit 137 pounds. Read on for an update on her progress and fitness, plus some of her own realistic weight-loss tips. So proud of her! No one …
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Tampa Weight-Loss Challenge Winner Runs Disney Half

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Last week we featured the inspiring story of a reader who went from couch potato to marathoner. And today we're sharing another success story with you! And this reader, Jessica Narez, is a rockstar for two reasons. First, she won the October 2010 Fit Bottomed Girls Weight-Loss Challenge in Tampa …
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