Tag: review

Angry Jogger [Book Review]

I recently read this book. The author is definitely angry! (He’s got a whole blog by the same name.) I did get a kick out of the expletive-laced mantras he came up with to get him through runs in his early running days, I felt extremely nauseated at the amount of alcohol and crap food

Digipuppets Review

We were sent these Digipuppets free to review a few weeks back. When we first opened the companion apps, I was a little worried that maybe my nearly-3-year-old might be a little young for some of the activities, but she jumped into the games and learned how to run them pretty fast. Zip’s Learning Adventure

Sweet Calcium

Taking a supplement in pill form seems so passé these days. You can get so many in a gummy format these days, even fiber… which seems very odd to me. But you know what is an even better way to get it? In chocolate form. I was sent a couple of bags of Adora calcium supplements

Cuerpaso: Natural Butt Lift & Tummy Tuck

I was sent the workout DVD Cuerpaso to review, “cuerpaso” meaning amazing body in Spanish and Portuguese (so they claim). It stars Tadeo, who is (I’m told) a “celebrity fitness trainer” and the DVD incorporates “endurance and strength training soccer drills with energetic Brazilian dance movements to guarantee a fit, sexy body.” Guarantee, huh?  Also, it says


I got an email a bit ago asking if I wanted to try anything from MooMotion, a new company that makes tri-gear. I replied that I wanted to be clear that I’m not a triathlete (fear of the swim, yo!) but they said they want anyone to be able to workout in their apparel and

BackJoy Posture+

About 2 years or so ago I stumbled upon BackJoy online and was tempted to see if it could help eliminate the knots in my back. In the end I wrote it off as some kind of ploy to steal my money, because I’m deeply suspicious of health claims online. But about a month or