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Hey, we've stuck pretty tightly to our promise to leave weight loss out of FGG content, and focus instead on living a good life right now no matter where you are on the scale (or where you want to be). After all, the blogosphere is stocked full of weight loss-related blogs, men and women struggling
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Ever need a boost after an exhausting or exasperating day? Looking for something a little more inventive than a handful of almonds or a piece of fruit? How about a shake? I know what you're thinking: definitely indulgent, but not worth the sugar crash later. Thankfully, with a little creativity, a shake blended with the
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Surf Diva Co-Founder Izzy Tihanyi doing what she does best


There's a group of vacationers who book cabins every July at the same Lake Huron resort where my family and friends spend the week. We call them "Extreme Family." The Extremes don't believe in our brand of lazy and relaxing vacation, a carefully crafted
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Many factors affect your body's pH, but the most powerful factor is the food you eat every day. Many people take food for granted, not realizing that food is as powerful as a drug. Every bite you eat is either bringing you closer to perfect health, or taking you farther away from it.



Many factors help
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If you haven't already, head on over and let us know what you love (and don't) about FGG so we can make our second year even better than our first! You'll be entered to win a $20 Walmart gift card in thanks for your feedback. Deadline is 11:59 pm (PST) on Friday, June 25.

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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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Enjoying a first: lounging and reading at the pool

On the first day of summer, the solstice marking the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere, I'd like to talk about laziness. Not the unproductive sloth that gets us into trouble, but some well-deserved rest and relaxation. Are you getting enough? I know I'm
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A healthy alkaline diet menu is based upon the simple truth that the foods you eat have an important effect on your body's acid-alkaline balance. In turn, overacidity can lead to many chronic health problems, while an optimum internal pH has a positive effect on virtually every cell and organ in your body. But even
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Wandering around my local farmer's market, arms laden with treasures bound for my kitchen, I spotted them: plump, fresh blueberries. I hastily rearranged everything I was carrying to make room for a couple of pints, knowing there were scones in my immediate future.

Scones are one of those things that look a lot more complicated and
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Sacrifice for Beauty by JamieBates

Confidence comes from all different sources. Some girls draw strength from a personal mantra, a morning pep talk in the mirror, or a favorite song. Others feel their best when they know they've had a great cut and color, or when they've slipped
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