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May 24, 2020 Gadgets Strategies

Can Squeezing a Hockey Puck Make Me Sweat? Activ5 Review

I purchased an Activ5 and was somewhat skeptical that this would make me sweat. It turns out that this is not as easy at looks. After a few exercises, my arms were shaking.  I love that this is so portable, and the app is fun. You are a spaceship...

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Oct. 18, 2019 Gadgets

Nordic Track S22i vs Paleton - Start Where You Are

I've seen commercials for the Peloton bike and I was getting sucked in. I had some friends who were talking about how their apartment building has one, and they spoke about how these live classes were really addicting. I saw where you can get one for...

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Aug. 18, 2019 Gadgets

My Blood Pressure Motivates Me

Weight Check-In 224.4 When I last recorded I was 224.4 and as of today, I'm at 224.3. Am I happy that I went down a tenth of a pound? Not really. If there was a silver lining, in my weight update its that I was traveling for a week where I was stuck...

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July 31, 2019 Gadgets

Why I Dumped My Fitbit for an Apple Watch

Today on the show I talk about Fitbit lost my account. As in a decade of information went up in smoke (thankfully most of the weight tracking is in my fitness pal. Tomorrow will be one week without so I ended up going and getting an after hearing...

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April 18, 2019 Gadgets Strategies

Let's Go Streaking

In examining myself, it doesn't take much to notice that my problem is staying consistent. I lose weight, and I find weight. So I went digging to find out how to keep goals in front of you that keep you moving toward your goal don't bite off too much...

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Nov. 18, 2018 Gadgets

The New Fitbit Charge 3

My old Fitbit blaze died after the 2.5 years, and after some research, I decided to replace my blaze with the new . Here are some of the features I like: The battery is supposed to last 7 days (we'll see) helps you find moments of calm throughout...

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Sept. 10, 2018 Gadgets

How to Get and Stay Hydrated with the Ulla Hydration Reminder

Ulla Smart Hydration Reminder I just got my . I've tried other smart bottles, and they had fun apps, etc. but I like MY bottle, and there was some setup involved, and it wasn't always accurate. I can track how much I drink in MyFitnessPal (or many...

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