Running a marathon is the hardest thing I’ve ever done. I was upset with how it went, but you have to remember that it’s just one day. You can prepare all you want, but sometimes things just go wrong. The race may have been painful, but I did it.
I kind of figured I’d hit a wall at some point during marathon training, and it turned out to be just past the midpoint, and it was 100% mental. You can slog through the workouts anyway, but finding a way to get your attitude back in line makes things a whole lot easier.
Because I only have about an hour before the little monster wakes up again, you’ll have to excuse my brevity on this one. The thing is, having a fresh new puppy is a giant pain in the rump. It’s awesome… Puppies are great…… BUT! They can also be a living nightmare. And for those of […]
The marathon has been a scary idea for me for a long time, but now that I’m actually training for one, it’s going much better than I thought it would. Turns out when you eat right, refuel properly, and generally take care of yourself, you feel pretty good!
The game’s afoot! Starting at 12:00am this Friday night/Saturday morning, I’m gonna be playing a little game of hide-and-go-seek. You want me? Come and get me. It’ll be fun and easy. I’m gonna stash myself in three separate places around the Get Rid of Things website. I’ll pick two different Get Rid of Things […]
Hello fellow interwebbers, Allow me to introduce myself: I’m Rorschach. My friends (and yes, that includes you) call me Rory, and I’m here to help. In the very near future you’ll be able to find me scattered throughout the Get Rid of Things website. Not literally scattered, of course. My body will remain completely intact. […]
Chocolate tends to get a bad rap, despite all the love given to it. Chocolate’s health benefits can be a bit confusing or so drowned in additives that they’re lost. Let me break it down. Chocolate is made from cacao beans.
The most common causes of indigestion, in those of us under fifty-five years old, are diet related. Either you are eating something you shouldn’t be or too much of something that would normally be easily digestible.
Here’s the cold, hard truth — there is no way to completely get rid of stretch marks. Sorry to break it to you over the Internet like this, but it’s better that you know this now before you dole out thousands of dollars on cosmetic surgery.
When you start working out to improve your body’s strength and overall health, you do a wonderful thing for yourself. But on the other hand, you open yourself up to potential athletic injuries and other problems that pop up for athletes.
While searching the web for natural remedies to cure acne, foot fungus (athlete’s foot), halitosis, and a plethora of infections and skin maladies, you’ll invariably be confronted with the topic of tea tree oil and it’s various uses.
Many of us have a love/hate relationship with our bodies: we are quick to find endless flaws with our physical shape, and yet unable to separate ourselves from this organism that is our connection to life.