The Best Motorcycles for Big and Heavy Guys

Riding motorcycles has always been in my blood. I just didn’t know it until recently. When I was a younger and much lighter guy I saved up my pennies for a summer and spent all $800 of my dollars on a well-used Suzuki RM125. It was fast (for its size) cheap (for a dirtbike) and …

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What is the weight capacity of an average couch?

If you’re anything like me, you probably scoff at the “lifespan of a couch” being 7-12 years. Hopefully, you’re not like me and your family had more than one couch the whole time you were growing up. Luckily, my brother and I put on enough weight that that couch ultimately met it’s demise when he …

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Couch to 5K for Obese People: Is it the best option?

I never do anything small. It drives my wife nuts. If I’m dieting, you better believe I’m eating nothing but a handful of almonds every day. But if I’m not dieting? You better get to Papa John’s before I do or you’re not getting anything. Moderation just doesn’t work for me. So when I decided …

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Do Fat People Float? (in water…)

When I was a kid, I couldn’t float to save my life (or swim for that matter). I vividly remember going to the pool every week when I was in fourth grade for swim lessons. We were supposed to dive into the pool, swim to the other side, and then float until the teacher checked …

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