10 “sports” that should make the Summer Olympics

"Winter Olympics Curling"

I haven’t been watching the 2012 Summer Olympics. Relax. It’s not a crime. However, if the International Olympics Committee could stir things up a little, I would totally watch. The current summer agenda includes sports such as badminton, handball, sailing, shooting, table tennis, race-walking (race-walking? Seriously?), and the hammer throw. Badminton? Oh yeah, that’s a Read More…

Guilty Pleasure TV Shows

Guilty pleasure — Something an individual enjoys and takes pleasure in despite feeling guilty for enjoying it. The “guilt” is generally the fear of being discovered for having low-brow or embarrassing taste in music, movies, TV shows, food, etc. I spend a lot of nights lying in bed, unable to sleep…struggling to find something worth Read More…

Elvis Favorites — what are yours?

I recall precisely when I heard that Elvis had died. I was in the car with my mother, driving up State Road, getting ready to turn down Fairfax Road, to get to our house. It was a huge news bulletin on the radio. I don’t think my mother cried or anything (although she definitely loved Read More…

8 Summer Diet Tips

Summertime can be awful hard on diets. Barbecues and boardwalks and whatnot all contribute to poor choices and diet pitfalls. But Nutrisystem has provided some tips that aren’t terribly difficult to follow, and they’ll help you stay on track! 8 Summer Diet Tips from Nutrisystem 1. Focus on TODAY. This is probably the most important point, Read More…