You Know What Sucks? Joystiq, WoW Insider, and Massively Are Closing

On Friday, I saw a really crappy post on Twitter: Massively is closing down, folks. Finally, we can talk about it. — massively (@massively) January 30, 2015 After reading the linked article, I realized that three of my favorite...more

#FitGeekFriday 3: Let The Games Begin!

Welcome back to #FitGeekFriday, everybody! Today, we’re talking about games, games, and more games. We love games! ...more

Graze Nibble Box? #nomnomnom

If you know anything about me at this point, you know I love healthy food. I do my best to snack on fruits, veggies, and nuts, and I do my best avoid as much processed food as I can. When I do eat processed stuff, I make sure the ingredients are as simple and wholesome as possible ....more

My Favorite Sweet Potato Recipe

When I first started trying to lose weight, a great deal of my diet consisted of bread and potatoes. Since I followed the low-glycemic diet to lose weight, that meant that carbs (especially simple ones) were a very limited part of my diet. To make things easier, I read that you could substitute sweet potatoes for white ones ....more

#FitGeekFriday 2: The Second One

Well, the first #FitGeekFriday was a success, and I can’t thank you guys enough. We had hashtag sharing, link dropping, comments, blog posts, and emails. It was just phenomenal ....more

Running Bucket List: Greece!

Recently, one of my colleagues came into my office and talked to me about his recent experience of doing his first 5K with his son. He loved doing it, and I loved hearing about it. As we talked about running and racing, he told me that years ago, he had taken a trip to Greece and that one of the places they visited was the original Olympic stadium–which still includes the original running track....more

On Video Game Nostalgia

One of the things I hate more than anything in the world are hypermasculine,...more

Introducing the #FitGeekFriday Link-Up!

Do you love video games, pop culture, comic books, and everything in between? Do you also love running, picking heavy things up, putting heavy things back down, yoga, weight loss, or any other aspect of healthy living? And do you blog about any and/or all of that stuff? ...more

My 3 Current Favorite Geeky Running Songs

Despite my love of audiobooks and podcasts, my running time is still dominated by music more than anything else. And because I’m the geeky-type person I am, the more a song makes me feel like my favorite superhero or sci-fi badass, the more I want to listen to it. Probably on repeat ....more

The Hardest Part About Weight Loss

When you’re just starting out with any kind of weight loss goal, it pretty much looks like you’re the next star of a...more