Monthly Archives: January 2014

Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Rant Now)

I was recently asked the following question by a faithful reader: “Why do I sweat more when doing the elliptical with the moving arms than the treadmill?” -Soaked in Stockton Well, Soaked, the reason is complicated. Let’s assume that you … Continue reading

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Why I Love Lena Dunham. And Reality TV. Annnnd Bernie Mac.

Even though I’m edging slowly away from 30 like a 4 year old in swimming lessons knowing they have to leave the instructor but a little scared of what lies ahead, my viewing preferences have yet to catch up to … Continue reading

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Does Depends Sponsor Marathon Runners?

We live in an age where there are many thousands of tools to aid in weight loss and fitness from diet books to websites that store all of your information/progress to equipment designed to add fun to and differentiate workouts. … Continue reading

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Lose Weight Fast With An Exciting Career in Landscaping or The Case of the Racist Photo Tag

Try to remember the last time you saw an overweight landscaper. Think hard. Harder. There aren’t any. And I know why. The reason is the same reason I have not been able to post the last two days. I was … Continue reading

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No Easy Way Out: How One Fierce Girl Lost 74 Pounds In a Year

Hi Everyone, When I decided to start this blog, I knew that I didn’t want it to be about just my journey because the truth is I am not doing it alone. No one does. I do it with the … Continue reading

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Mirror, Mirror On the Wall, Is that My Gunt Or Just My Balls?

Over the years I have heard many times that the ultimate deterrent to cheating on your diet is to eat in front of a mirror or better worse yet in front of a mirror naked. Sorry but no. Juuust…no. Among the … Continue reading

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Highway to The Danger Zone

  On Jan. 1 I started my two-month virtual journey from California’s East Bay Area toward Springfield, Missouri. This 1,885 mile trip would be split between myself and a friend in Springfield making her way here virtually. That’s 942.5 miles … Continue reading

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