Author Archives: Linnea Maxwell

Back in the Saddle Again

I posted occasionally after starting this blog a few years ago. Last year I became sort of bored with it and stopped writing. Yesterday I signed up for “Blogging 101” and my first assignment is to publish a “who I am and … Continue reading

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How do you eat on vacation?

A few months ago, I wrote about the faux controversy that Spinning makes you fat. Today, I practically laughed out loud over an article by James Fell about gaining weight on vacation while exercising. I’ve been following him lately and … Continue reading

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Don’t Breathe Like THIS GUY

If you Google “mouth breather,” you’ll get several hits that show Napoleon Dynamite, or rather, Jon Heder in the 2004 film Napoleon Dynamite. As funny as that movie was, calling someone a mouth breather isn’t funny. It’s more of an insult, … Continue reading

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Friday Fotos: Through the Woods

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Originally posted on Arizona Highways:
Ron Pelton Jr | Lockett Meadow Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. — John…

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Is the Winner a Loser, or Vice-Versa?

Ever since Tuesday’s Biggest Loser season finale, the online world has been abuzz with comments about the winner losing too much weight. I admit, I watched it. My husband, watching on another TV in the house, asked me what I … Continue reading

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I’m no fitness expert, but I know enough to post my opinion on the internet…

As a Spinning® instructor, I regularly read several  articles, blogs, and Facebook posts from a variety of fitness professionals. Lately, there’s been a lot of outrage over claims that Spinning makes you fat and gives you big thighs. Really? Here’s breaking … Continue reading

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My Harley is a Fat Boy

No, I’m not talking about motorcycles. It’s my dog Harley. He’s always been chubby, ever since he arrived as a stray that I thought would be a temporary foster. That was 2008 when he weighed 55 pounds. He reached 63 … Continue reading

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