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22 02, 2017

Q&A Wednesday: I Lost Weight, But Now My Clothes Don’t Fit!

By | February 22nd, 2017|Beauty, Fashionably Fit, Q&A Wednesday|0 Comments

Q: I can't wear my after baby clothes because they are too big and I kept all of my pre-pregnancy clothes hoping to fit into them one day soon. I am stuck in the "in between phase" and now pretty much NONE of my clothes fit me.

29 11, 2016

Chub Rub: The Best Ways to Stop Chafing and Exercise Comfortably

By | November 29th, 2016|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|0 Comments

It's bound to happen, sooner or later—chub rub, more 'officially' known as chafing, rears its ugly head and causes rash, irritation, or otherwise uncomfortable dry patches of skin in places it just doesn't belong.

13 10, 2016

Fit Gear Review: Forever 21’s Activewear Line

By | October 13th, 2016|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|1 Comment

A quick look at my haul from Forever 21's athleticwear line, an accessible, affordable, and cute collection of workout gear!

2 04, 2016

The Ten Commandments of Gym and Workout Wear

By | April 2nd, 2016|Fashionably Fit|2 Comments

Thou shalt cover thine butt crack, thou shalt stop thinking it's cute to squat in high heels, thou shalt never work out in waist trainers.

23 01, 2016

A Peek Inside @JCPenney’s Xersion Activewear Line

By | January 23rd, 2016|Fashionably Fit|Comments Off on A Peek Inside @JCPenney’s Xersion Activewear Line

When JCPenney reached out to me to let me know they were re-upping on their Xersion line, I was definitely curious. So much of "activewear" or, pardon me, "athleisure" right now is these big boutique brands or the even bigger—and more expensive—shops that don't even cover larger than a size 10 or 12. Alas, JCPenney [...]

23 06, 2015

Training Undies: Should You Wear Any? Which Kind? Are Workout Undies Worth the Money?

By | June 23rd, 2015|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|11 Comments

Whether thongs or boyshorts or bikinis, cotton or lace or polyester-blend, I've got the tips to help you choose wisely for your body type and your workout wardrobe needs!

26 01, 2015

Project Runway’s Tim Gunn Goes In: “Fashion Seems to End at Size 12”

By | January 26th, 2015|Celeb Watch, Fashionably Fit|21 Comments

It's insulting what these designers do to these women.

21 01, 2015

Erika’s Guide to Layering for Cold Weather Running #MakeYourMove

By | January 21st, 2015|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews, Running|1 Comment

How to layer in the cold, plus personal recommendations from my own closet! And a bonus selfie of my WHAT IS WITH THE WEATHER?! face!

28 11, 2014

1,000 Black Businesses, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday Fitness Sales + Giveaway

By | November 28th, 2014|Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|11 Comments

I must say, this week has been brutal. If you're anything like me, you felt overwhelmed - not only by the news but by the subsequent conversations all over social media. I only mention this because there have been many conversations about a boycotting of Black Friday. And, while I am always down for a [...]

6 10, 2014

Fit Gear Review: The @AsicsAmerica GEL-Pursue

By | October 6th, 2014|Fashionably Fit, Kicks and Cookbooks|0 Comments

Recently, I got to check out the newest offering from ASICS, the Gel-Pursue. The shoes apparently got a lot of love not only from the blogosphere, but also from Runner's World, who dubbed it the Best Debut, as a new shoe with a lot to offer. Because I'm always looking for a few good shoes, [...]

8 08, 2014

Fashionably Fit: 500,000,000 Tips for Saving Money on Workout Clothes

By | August 8th, 2014|Fashionably Fit|4 Comments

Come here...let mama help you save thousands of dollars on your workout clothes.

18 07, 2014

Fashionably Fit: Tips for Buying Workout Tights for Curvy Figures

By | July 18th, 2014|Fashionably Fit, Running|14 Comments

A buyers guide for curvy girlies!

1 07, 2014

The “Nomadic Night” Print Sports Bra and Matching Tights from @NikeWomen: Do We Love It?

By | July 1st, 2014|Do We Love It?, Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|7 Comments

Gorgeous prints and colors in a sports bra and tights set from Nike. Do we love it?

1 05, 2014

Sound Off: Do You Wear Undies When You Work Out?

By | May 1st, 2014|Fashionably Fit|28 Comments

Tell the truth - we're all sisters here in the #bgg2wlArmy!

14 04, 2014

Sponsored Post: Bright Pink Suntime Action with the Reebok Skyscape

By | April 14th, 2014|BGG2WL, Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews, Kicks and Cookbooks|0 Comments

After a day of darting across creating wearing my running shoes, it's nice to have something cute and comfy to slip-on to relax in. For me, the Skyscapes were exactly that.

1 04, 2014

Sound Off: Models Hate Being Called “Plus-Sized”…Do You Hate It, Too?

By | April 1st, 2014|Fashionably Fit|7 Comments

"'People think plus-size models don't exercise - we do!' she said. 'But it's about health, not forcing my body to be something it's not meant to be.'"

2 12, 2013

The Top 10 Cyber Monday Sales on Fitness Gear

By | December 2nd, 2013|BGG2WL, Fashionably Fit, Fit Gear Reviews|0 Comments

Take advantage of the steals and deals of Cyber Monday and grab some gear!

9 10, 2013

Sponsored: Fall for Fitness with Art of Athletics and Support Global Mamas!

By | October 9th, 2013|BGG2WL, Do We Love It?, Fashionably Fit|0 Comments

Use this 20% off discount coupon code from Art of Athletics and support Global Mamas!

12 09, 2013

Do We Love It? @AsicsAmerica Gives You Glow in the Dark Awesome

By | September 12th, 2013|Do We Love It?, Fashionably Fit, Running|3 Comments

Come, let your inner child ooh and aah with me at these shoes!