Amazon GoldBox Deal: $99 Garmin Vivofit Fitness Band


Today’s Bonus Amazon Goldbox Deal is the Garmin Vivofit Fitness Band. I have not owned one of these fitness-type bands, but have always been intrigued by them.  I did a quick check and the Garmin Vivofit Fitness Band has good reviews. The list price is $129, but today it is $99.  It is available in … Read More

Marathons For A Cause – Runners and their Charities


A recent post on the Facebook Page for Will Run For Miles, called for those who are running fall marathons for charity to post the details of their mission, including a donation link, as a comment to the thread. (Won’t you please like the Facebook page?) Having run for charity (Boston Marathon 2010), I know … Read More

Cuckoo For Jogging Maps: Cancun Westin Resort & Spa


I visited Cancun in September and stayed at the Westin Resort and Spa.   See my review of the hotel and fitness center HERE. If I exited the hotel and went to the right, it was impossible to run.  There was a lot of traffic, the sidewalks, if any, were not level and there was no shoulder … Read More

Hotel and Fitness Center Review – Westin Resort and Spa, Cancun

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I was recently in Cancun, Mexico to attend a conference for travel bloggers called TBEX.  The host hotel, and location for the seminars was an all-inclusive hotel called Moon Palace.  I chose instead to stay at the Westin Resort and Spa in Cancun. In some ways, the Westin was a good choice, in other ways … Read More