Can you believe that — this week — Fit Bottomed Girls is celebrating its 10th anniversary? via GIPHY Yes, that’s a decade. via GIPHY WE KNOW. via GIPHY And over that decade, A LOT of things have happened. And changed. And grown. And evolved. via GIPHY In that time, we’ve started three verticals in addition to Fit Bottomed Girls — Fit Bottomed Mamas (which got a new tagline and logo last year), Fit Bottomed Eats and Fit Bottomed Zen — plus we started our podcast, hosted a retreat, wrote a book, designed a pair of leggings, and launched our ongoing weight-loss …

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I’m not entirely sure what I expected when I received an invitation from the Jamaica Tourist Board on a press trip focusing on the Kingston City Run. I mean, sure, I expected sunny weather, some spicy food, and a chance to check out a new city in pretty much my favorite way in the world. So I guess I did go in with a few expectations. But I did not expect to get it so thoroughly. Jamaica is a country, a vacation destination, the home of Usain Bolt — but you guys, in my experience, it’s really an experience with …

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When I attended my first yoga class, I made the same mistakes many newbies make — I compared myself to others, and judged myself for not being able to get into or hold poses that other people (who appeared to be less fit than I) seemed to do easily. I pushed, I forced, I … well, I felt really totally demoralized, and when the instructor came by with a strap and a couple of blocks, I took it as an insult. Fast forward 20 years or so and … yeah, I’m well aware that this is not how yoga is …

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