Competition vs Winning, part 1 of 2 (#NaBloPoMo Day 20)

I have always had a love/hate relationship with professional sports.  Always enjoyed watching them and appreciate the skill and athleticism that the participants dedicate years of disciplined training to achieve, but the greed, mentality, and brutality both within the sports and what has spilt outside their playing venues has been a consistent source of debate about the industry’s popularity and intolerable conduct by so many involved. ...more

Return To Me: Skating and Songs

Besides food, the Accidental Locavore is also passionate about skating!  In the upcoming Musselman’s Apple Sauce Family Skating Tribute Show (airing November 23rd and again on December7th from 4-6 PM EST on ABC), Katia Gordeeva, her daughter Liza and husband Ilia Kulik, skate to a wonderful piece of music, Return to Me, by ...more

The Ad Campaign that Nike Will Never Air

I'm sorry if the headline was deceptive and you think this is a biting expose of some ad campaign chronicling Nike's appalling child labor re...more

City 2 Sea 2014 Race Review: Triumph of a runners mind

 All race distances are challenging, but it’s having the right mindset that gets you through,” Tyler SiglWhat you think about while running & what your mind does while you are running is equally if not more important than what your body is doing. City 2 Sea 2014 (15kms) truly embodied this for me. This race was all about Mindset. One of my favourite quotes really rang true for me “The body achieves, what the mind believes”...more

Training with Team NutriBullet (Weeks 1-3)

These past weeks have been a complete whirlwind for me. Has it really been three weeks since I started this adventure? It seems like it was just yesterday that I was anxiously waiting to see if I even made the team. Wow, time sure flies when you are having fun! I’ll give you a quick recap of what’s been going on in my world....more

I fell in love...

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New NHL Teams

New team - http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/puck-daddy/nhl-selects-las-vegas-owners-for-team-that-doesn-t-exist--yet-233457378.html...more

Poor People are the New Running Ambassadors

I'm poor. Seriously. If you're a fancy running person with a job as a Product Tester/Ambassador and a checking account with more than 11 dollars in it, then you probably think poor runners are easily identifiable, and that we all look the same in our REI seasonal garage sale attire. I'm here to tell you we are not and we do not....more

College Football Playoff Facts