Monthly Archives: April 2012

Positive Peer Pressure

Positive Peer Pressure. <– I asked The Curvy RoadRunner to go for a run for me, since I am unable to do so.  Here is her post about it!  Go read!

Posted in running

Taping Plantar Faciitis again.

So I pulled the tape off that I have had on my foot for 4 or 5 days.  The tape was not quite in the same shiny white condition it had been.  In fact,I think the technical term would be – nasty.  

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Plantar Faciitis status report

I’ve been quiet lately, as using an elliptical isn’t terribly interesting to write about.  The only good thing I can say about it, is that I am catching up on my Battlestar Gallactica episodes.  If I continue with how I have

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Posted in running injury

Race Report – Healthy Steps for Kids 5k

Unfortunately with my foot, I was unable to run the race I had planned on saturday.  So I headed out to cheer on Derek, as well as a former co-worker.   Derek was nice enough to write-up a guest post so

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Foot Log initial impressions.

So, this isn’t a full review as I have had it less than a day – but my FootLog arrived yesterday!  My first impression was the same as when I saw it online. It looks like a lego. But I have

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Posted in running, running injury

Product Review – The Stick

So I got one of the “Stiff” sticks for Christmas from my darling wife and have mentioned it in many posts – yet I have never done a “formal” product review.  In case you are not a daily reader of

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Posted in Product Review, recovery, running

3 Mile Run, Doctor’s Visit – Plantar Fasciitis

Good Morning!  So I have been quiet lately.  As you may recall I went trail-running with Derek on Saturday April 7th, and ended up with a  sore foot.  Well, I took a week off of running, using my elliptical until

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Elliptical and the end of the movie!

So last night I needed to burn some calories.  While my foot is mostly feeling better (just feels tight for the most part) – I decided to learn from last years’ repeated attempts at rushing back into running after injury

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Weekend in Review – Treadmill, Trail Run and pain on the bottom of the foot.

Friday was a nice day off with the kids (Easter Break started.)  Since I had both of them home, my choice was to wait for my wife to get home (5:00 pm) or run on the treadmill.  Rather than wait,

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Posted in running, running injury, treadmill run, vibram five fingers

Product Review: ifitness belt and hydration add-on.

So last August, Detroit Runner did a giveaway for an ifitness belt (edited on 8/15/2013 – the company name has changed to fitletic) which I was fortunate enough to win.  I have worn it several times on runs and in races, although

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