Category Archives: Health + Fitness

Top 10 Fitness Studios and Gyms in Houston


Now, once you have your new activewear, you have to figure out what it is you’ll be doing to get back into shape.  Are you someone who runs outside? Or do you prefer an indoor cardio session? Or are classes more your thing? Whatever the case may be, finding a fitness class/activity that you thoroughly […]

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Activewear to Kick Off the New Year


Image borrowed from Lululemon With the new year comes new plans to get into shape! After a month of indulging over the holidays, we are certainly ready to get back into the gym and back on our healthy eating regimens. The first step, or so we think, in getting back into our workout routines is […]

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The Perfect Fitness and Wellness Gifts


Image: Gap Athleta Hope you’re all having a great weekend! We’re back today with another gift guide, and this one is all about fitness and wellness. While the next few weeks might consist of more calories than we’d like to count, come January 1st everyone seems to get back on their healthy regimen, and all […]

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Sleep (and Dream) Better with the Remee Sleep Mask


Sleep masks are very common, but one of our interns, Brooke, recently told us about the Remee Sleep Mask, which seems different from any average sleep mask. This one was designed to help with dreams by using “gentle, customizable light signals, which increases dream recall and vividness, all while helping unlock the world of lucid […]

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Self-Love: It’s not a dirty word, we promise!


Today we have Beth Levine back, talking about a hot topic out there: self love. We think you’ll love her thoughts on the matter, as much as we do. Have a great rest of your Sunday! When we were younger it was so easy. A girls getaway. A girls night out. Time for you, putting […]

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Getting Back in Shape (and what is skinny fat?)


Hi to all…meet our guest writer today, Beth Levine.  Hi I’m Beth, and in 2 weeks I turn 45. There, I said it. Actually it’s all I have been saying for the past few weeks. Turning 30 was great. Turning 35 was even greater…Honestly I loved my 30’s. 40 was good as basically I looked the […]

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SoulCycle Blogger Ride


We know we’ve talked about SoulCycle a lot here on MRG, but for good reason! If you haven’t been yet, you need to get over there because it’ll be the most fun you’ve ever had during a workout AND it’s an incredible way to break a sweat. It is TRULY a party on a bike. […]

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Houston’s Fitness Scene Just Got A Lot More Soul


SoulCycle River Oaks location has opened with their Grand Opening party this past Saturday, April 30th and classes are filling up fast! After waiting for a few years of proving that Houston fitness gals and guys like to spin, we are able to join the 13,000 plus riders that pack into SoulCycle Studios daily in […]

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“Bounce” on Over to DEFINE: Body & Mind

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It’s Alyssa here talking to you about one of Houston’s best gyms, DEFINE: body & mind, and their newest class Bounce. DEFINE is known around Houston for their incredible Revolution (Spin), Body (Challenging combo of pilates/yoga/barre), and Mind (Yoga) classes, so I was very excited when my coworkers suggested we try out this new class. […]

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Beyoncé’s New Activewear Line, Ivy Park, Available Today


The new athleisure line Ivy Park by Beyoncé has arrived! The clothes are available starting today via Topshop, Nordstrom, Net-a-Porter, and other sellers. The line is a joint venture with Sir Philip Green of the Arcadia Group, who recently revealed in an interview that Beyoncé was incredibly hands-on throughout the process of putting Ivy Park together. “She tried on […]

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