Today is my last day as a Verizon Voices Health & Fitness participant and I wanted to take a moment to share some final thoughts. First, I want to thank Verizon for such a wonderful experience! I truly enjoyed being able to try several products that I may have never picked up otherwise.
All good things must come to and end, right? My time as a Verizon Health & Fitness Voices blogger/participant is coming to an end next week. I thought today would be a good time to recap the devices I have been able to try out.
It was just about 6 months ago when I [...]
I am writing this blog post from my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. While it seems awkward right now, it is nice to know that I can do so without bringing my big, heavy laptop along when I am on the go. I often have chunks of time – 15-20 minutes – where I could [...]
Just a few days ago I received a fun mail surprise. I knew something was on the way, as the Verizon Heath & Fitness Voices bloggers were alerted that a second device was on the way. We were encouraged to guess what the new device may be. Most of us agreed that it was [...]
I just hit the 500 mile mark with my Fitbit One this morning and received this awesome badge, and reminder of a great song (and movie – Benny & Joon).
And if you don’t already have the song in your head, check this out.
In all fairness I haven’t really walked all [...]
Yes, I am a nerd. A data nerd, that is. While I am not a big fan of math, I am a fan of numbers as a way to track progress or motivate myself. This is one of the reasons I use Daily Mile to track my runs, My workout data is logged and stored [...]
It can be hard to stay motivated. Motivation is necessary for many aspects of our daily lives from faithfully following the gluten-free diet to staying fit. We are lucky to have some great resources right at our fingertips these days with our smartphones. I have been experimenting with the Motorola Razr HD and will share [...]
I will be the first to admit that I am “kind of” guilty of texting and driving. It isn’t something that I do regularly, but I have checked my texts while sitting at a traffic light and then before you know it the light is green. Sure, the phone gets put down and hands are [...]
What is the toughest part for you about sticking to a health & fitness routine? Is it motivation? Is it finding time? Do you wonder how others have time to fit exercise and healthy eating into their hectic schedules? I am not going to lie to you and tell you that it will be easy [...]