Product review: Timex iControl

I thought I'd change things up from my usual ramblings about whatever and start reviewing some of my favorite and not-so-favorite products. (That's not to say this won't turn into a rambling, but at least you may find some value in it.) My family knows me as the "ultimate consumer" when they're not using my real name. I definitely enjoy trying out new running products, finding ways to make life a little Read the entire post [...]

Gwinnett County doesn’t want you using their soccer fields

That title sounds absurd. Any normal tax payer might read that and think "Really? Because I'm paying for them." In a roundabout way, yes you are. So you'd think that the public's access would be much greater than it really is. Sadly, that's not the case. In my recent venture into adult soccer, I've been on the hunt for a place to practice. And when I say practice, I mean kick a ball into a net. Read the entire post [...]

We go together like running and soccer

"Well my heart knows me better than i know myself. So I'm gonna let it do all the talking" -- KT Tunstall "Black Horse.." What's not to love about that lyric? Basically, it's telling us to follow our hearts, something I've heard numerous times from my own mother. Her favorite bible verse is Proverbs 4:23 "Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life." True indeed. Read the entire post [...]