The One about the Giro Savant 2015 – The road bike helmet that saved my life!

A lot of the times, many people don’t put too much thought into the helmet they buy.  Many look for style and feel and expect the protection to happen. Afterall, you spend money for a good helmet, you are expecting the best protection right? It’s always important to check out a wide variety of reviews before purchasing a bike helmet and after looking at a plethora of helmets, for road […]

The One about Balega Running Socks

When it comes to running socks, a lot of the apparel companies that deal with fitness have their own type of running sock. But among that competitive crowd, Balega Hidden Comfort Socks have a great reputation among many runners. Created in South America , Balega uses Drynamix Air Conditioning Fabric System Moisture Manager which allows free movement of airflow ensuring cool and dry feet. Balega prides itself on Moh-Rino which […]

The One about the TomTom Spark

I have been wanting a new fitness watch and most importantly, wanting one that not everyone is wearing. Having read the awesome first run and impressions by Ray at DC Rainmaker, I decided to get the TomTom Spark Cardio + Music Fitness Watch. For those not familiar with Tom Tom, the company is headquartered in Amsterdam and TomTom is a Dutch company that specializes in GPS watches, location-based products and […]

The One about the CamelBak Lobo Hydration Pack

As I start to run and cycle more and focus on my water drinking, I have been researching various hydration packs. One that fit my budget and my needs was the CamelBak Lobo Hydration Pack. Since 1988, Petaluma-based outdoor equipment company, CamelBak Products, LLC  has been releasing their hydration products to the U.S. military and law enforcement agencies but also to the general public The idea came from CamelBak founder […]

The One about Vichy Deodorant

Vichy Roll-On Deodorant is an interesting product. Containing Zinc Gluconate which the company says neutralizes odors and also is infused with mineral-rich volcanic water.  Also, the product is aluminum and salts-free. Of course, seeing the $17+ price tag and how small this deodorant was, I became even more skeptical. A lot of products marketed overseas tend to have many claims but for this deodorant from Cutting Edge International, that in […]

The One about the New Balance M1400YJ2 (1400v2) running shoes

When it comes to running shoes, despite having a few, I’m always exploring different brands and still looking for shoes that satisfy me needs during a long run. And also, I tend to strike when the iron’s hot for running shoe sales!  And the New Balance M1400YJ2 (1400v2) were on sale for a fantastic prince! While I have New Balance trail shoes, I never owned any running shoes made by […]

The One about New Yorker’s “On the Money: The Economy in Cartoons, 1925-2009”

(Originally Reviewed back in October 17, 2009) The New Yorker magazine has always been a source for well-written articles for over 80 years and but also, the publication has also been a great source to find the latest cartoons on various situations happening in American culture.  May it be politics, religions and also the economy. From the economy starting out in 1925 and the Great Depression of 1929 to the […]

The One about the Invicta Men’s 21485 Specialty Analog Display Swiss Quartz Two Tone Watch

Sporting a 45mm stainless steel case with black and white hands and hour markers, luminous, black ion-plated stainless steel bezel and black stainless steel crown and pushers, a tachymeter and utilizes a flame fusion crystal. The watch is water resistant up to 330 ft. The watch features a readable bezel and also features a tachymeter (measure of speed of travel). On the face, you get a 24-hour, day of the […]