Love Premium Denim: Stretchy Jeans Perfect for New Moms

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It would be a perfect world if, as new moms, we walked out of the delivery room with a new baby and our old pre-pregnancy jeans on our fit bottoms. But alas, it is not a perfect world, so most women are stuck wearing maternity gear for months after delivering their babies. Or you're stuck in the …
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6 Winter Activities for Young Kids

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Winter is the worst, amiright? I've always been more of a warm-weather kind of gal. The only time I like the cold is when I'm on the mountains skiing --- which is to say, rarely. I'd rather be sweating than freezing; there isn't even a question. I especially hate the chill now that I've got young …
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GRACEDbyGRIT: Pretty Apparel That Stands Up to the Sweat Test

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I am a sucker for fitness clothes. I mean, I wrote a love letter to my yoga pants, for crying out loud! So when GRACEDbyGRIT reached out to us to test their line, I was completely on board. Not to mention one of their tag lines is “See ya later, cellulite”… Yep, they definitely have my attention! …
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Fitness Apparel Head to Toe: Ellie Apparel and New Balance Shoes

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There's nothing like a new workout outfit to get you motivated, and today I'm sharing a head-to-toe look that has gotten me moving lately. From a new fitness company to an old favorite, we've got you covered! Ellie Wave Runner Capris and Gemini Light Top Hello, my name is Jennifer, and I …
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Maternity Clothing to Show Off — and Work Out — Your Bump

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Now that my baby bump is undeniable (strangers are starting to comment and ask when I'm due with no fear these days), I've pretty much grown out of all of my normal clothes. I have a few big sweatshirts, workout tanks and stretchy pants that still fit, but on the whole, my wardrobe has gone to all …
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3 Ginger Options to Ease Morning Sickness

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When you are suffering from morning sickness, you're likely to do almost anything to ease it. And since there are a few of us here in the Fit Bottomed World who are pregnant or have recently been pregnant, when I saw this post over on Fit Bottomed Eats about ginger food products, I knew I had to …
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A Snack Solution for the Road (or Wherever Your Kids Take You)

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During the warm-weather months, I was so excited to be able to spend so much time outdoors with my mister. He was so much more active and interested compared to last summer. As much as he loves a long walk in the stroller, he’s quick to take me up on the offer to play at the park or the pool. My kid …
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Ditching the Pill: My IUD Experience

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I've spent more of my life on the Pill than I have off of it. I suffered from mega cramps and ridiculously long periods in middle school and high school, and when that didn't seem to be going anywhere by my sophomore year, my mom took me into the doctor and my birth control journey began. We were …
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