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Sometimes the answer is obvious: Cut your losses and move on.
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Dear FGG,

I've been on a few dates with a guy I met on a dating site. We're not exclusive or anything, and he's kind of fun to be with. But almost from the beginning of our relationship, he's
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Reunions call for writing your own Cinderella story.
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Dear FGG,

I have two reunions coming up this summer: a family reunion, and my 15th high-school reunion. Most of the people that will be at both of those remember me as a cute, slim girl just out of high school/college. Now I'm
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Dear FGG,

I've worn thongs since HS (big fan of no panty line), but it's time for a reboot for me and my Target doesn't sell my tried and true thongs anymore. I've worn other types of thongs and now understand what most people say re: thongs and uncomfortable. But
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relaxing moment courtesy of ximenacab

Some "Ask FGG" questions apply on any day of the year. Others, like this week's reader inquiry, seem custom-made for hot and steamy July days.
There's a spot on my back deck that would look great with a hammock, but I don't want to spend a lot of
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The mission: To blend in here (image by YoTut)


One of the best parts of receiving FGG reader mail is that it gives us a glimpse into how diverse your lives and interests are. In recent weeks, we've fielded questions on everything from cycling to sundresses to [...]
Padded bike shorts protect you where it counts. (Image by L. Marie)

Summer is prime cycling time, so it seems only fitting that FGG's very own Tee posed this week's question in the comments of a recent Guide:
Iíve got an Ask FGG question of my own. Are there
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We love hearing from our FGG readers. You girls help keep us tuned in to the questions and issues that are real and relevant in your diverse lives right now. This week's reader question is a great example:
"Hello! I love to go snorkeling, jet skiing, etc., but find my
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The challenge: fitting a bra under this adorable dress (image via SWAKdesigns.com)

Hi, FGG! I love the comfort and ease of sundresses, but they always leave me feeling over-exposed in the bust. Do bra-friendly sundresses exist? I can't spend the summer in sleeves!

Lightweight, airy and relatively inexpensive, sundresses are pure summertime comfort
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Sometimes, a traditional bra silhouette simply won't do (Satin and Velvet by ktpupp)

It's simple math, really. Warm temperatures + sleeveless tops and dresses + wedding season + an ongoing need for chest support = this timely question, which FGG editorial spotted in the wild on FatChic:
OK, we all can
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Bare essentials: chafing prevention starts here (image by Zerbetron)

Summer weather and climbing temperatures are upon us, and whether your preferred term is "perspiration," "glistening" or just plain old "sweat," the fact is we'll be doing a lot of it over the next few months. Which makes this a perfect time to
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