Etiquette

Feb 20

What the hock?!

Gross confession alert:  I am a spitter during outdoor exercise, especially in the pollen-filled springtime though I’m a year-round type of ejector.
While training for an upcoming half-marathon in Central Park, this morning’s 7-mile run produced more loogies than usual:  it was a bitter cold, windy, 22 degrees.  Since I’m…

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Dec 08

Hanging on for dear life

In the gym, have you ever noticed the dude on the treadmill with the incline crazy-jacked all the way up to the max?  He’s white-knuckling the top of the machine for dear life!  I can’t help but do a ‘gawker slowdown’ as I pass by…all I wanna do is pull the damn electrical cord out of the wall!  What’s he doing?!  Certainly…

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Dec 07

Quit Smoking. Now.

When I take a yoga class, I truly try to shut off and focus on my breathing, posture, alignment and sense of self.  Today, I had the most frustrating experience.  Most of you know that I have a big nose.  And it works.  Really well.  After we said our initial “Om’s” and were inhaling/exhaling into downward facing dog, I noticed the…

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Aug 14

The Women’s Locker Room

Come on, ladies. Wrap it in a towel. Or at least put on your skivvies…You see, I don’t need to see all that I see in the locker room.Do you REALLY need to lotion on your ankles naked, especially when I’m standing inches behind you trying to get my things?!How about blow-drying your privates? Yup, seen it.I know you might be comfortable with your…

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