In Love With Alo Yoga Pants

In Love With Alo Yoga Pants

For years now, I’ve been a die hard devotee of Lululemon pants. They wore like iron. They fit well. They were plain but ready for whatever activity I cared to throw at them. Now, naturally, all my Lululemons are starting to lose their girlish laughter all at once....
It’s Time To Make Some Noise About Women’s Health

It’s Time To Make Some Noise About Women’s Health

Here’s something I’ve noticed: if I post, say, a picture of my daughter, or of my pets, I’ll get a ton of “likes” and comments. But, if I post something supporting, say, Planned Parenthood, you know what I get? Three “likes” and crickets. Seriously. And I don’t think...
Do Athletes Feel Pain Differently?

Do Athletes Feel Pain Differently?

As I’ve written here countless times before, I have a blown ACL in my left knee. Although I’ve lived with it for about six years now, it’s getting annoying by slipping out in unexpected places, like parking lots, or when I’m upside down and spinning on a single point...
Complaining about Lady Gaga’s belly fat? Bitch, Please!

Complaining about Lady Gaga’s belly fat? Bitch, Please!

I might be an athlete, but I’ve never been a football fan. I only watch the Super Bowl for the ads and, this year, for Lady Gaga’s half time show. When Gaga first came on the music scene, I was skeptical. I figured she was just another auto tuned club kid. But that...
Is the Gym Giving Me Pestilence and Disease?

Is the Gym Giving Me Pestilence and Disease?

In an attempt to save some money on more expensive spin and aerial classes, I joined my cozy local gym about six months ago. I mostly use the gym for cardio and floor work, since I get plenty of upper bodywork doing aerial. Unfortunately, I’m not sure the gym is good...