Weighing In

Weighing In

This week I thought it would be a good idea to check in and give a little update on where I am in my quest for getting healthy. With great trepidation I faced the scales and tape measure, and it’s a good thing I did both. My weight hasn’t changed beyond my losing 200...
The Diet Debacle

The Diet Debacle

With my exercise routine firmly on the go (yes, I have enrolled in a four week HIIT [High-intensity interval training] program and so far I’m surviving) my next big stumbling block is DIET. I’ve  honestly been dreading this one. The reason for my unenthusiastic...
Time To Get Healthy: My First Steps

Time To Get Healthy: My First Steps

Finding ways to be active when you’re so used to sitting on your butt, is not an easy thing, but no quest worth its weight in gold and gems is easy. Or it wouldn’t be a quest, right? Since mine is to get healthy while staying true to my geekish roots, I must find ways...
Kicking a sedentary lifestyle’s butt

Kicking a sedentary lifestyle’s butt

Geeks are fat and unhealthy. This is the world’s general perception of those of us who like games, sci-fi and fantasy and all things that fall under that huge umbrella called Geek. It’s assumed that just because we like doing things that don’t break a sweat, we are...