Archive of 2011 April

27Apr2011
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NBA – Talkin’ Bout Tattoos, Not the Playoffs

Most people that know me, know I'm not a huge NBA person. I'll watch the playoffs, but I'm not going to adjust any schedules to make sure I catch Pau Gasol's baby hook. College basketball, completely different story, but that is saved for another post on another day. So instead of getting angry at the Knicks for their lame attempt at re-entering the playoff picture, and questioning whether the

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27Apr2011
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Sporty Girl Cuisine: Go Korean w/ Healthy Protein

If you don't have a lot of time, but want a meal that packs a ton of flavor with a nice balance of protein, try this Tofu Kimchi Stew Recipe - it is bound to satisfy! Tofu Kimchi Stew Recipe PREP TIME: 20 minutes COOK TIME: 25 minutes 1.5 oz dried shiitake mushrooms 1/2 oz dried kelp 2 tsp vegetable oil 10 oz kimchi, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 350 grams firm tofu, cubed 3

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21Apr2011
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Epic Running

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20Apr2011
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Sporty Girl Cuisine: Rockin’ Roll, Low-Cal BLT Sandwich

Don't want your food to cancel out a great workout? Get your bacon fix (guilt-free!) with this remake of a lunchtime classic. Makes: 4 servings Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 3 minutes Ingredients 4 split-top whole wheat hot-dog buns 1/4 cup fat-free mayonnaise 2 teaspoons red wine vinegar 4 large romaine lettuce leaves, washed and chopped 2 medium red heirloom tomatoes,

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15Apr2011

HOCKEY PLAYOFFS! Am I the only one excited????

Although Sporty Girl Nation embraces the love of really any sport you can think of, I will always have a soft spot for hockey. (Side Note on any sport you can think of: While watching Anthony Bourdain's No Reservations the other night, I was introduced to the very odd Australian sport of Trugo - hitting a rubber ball/puck thingy through your legs while standing backwards - you'll probably have to

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12Apr2011

Be Fit. Play Soccer.

When I moved to California over six years ago, there was very little sports equipment I thought of throwing in the car to make the international, cross-country trek from Hamilton, Ontario to San Diego. The one sport I had always played, pretty much every place I lived, was soccer -- so my old, beat up Adidas Copa Mundial soccer cleats made the cut. Up until a partially torn ACL slowed me down 11

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11Apr2011

Recipe: Fish done RIGHT. For Healthy Workout Types

Tired of fish not turning out like it does at the restaurant? We've all been afraid of overcooking and under-seasoning the underwater protein-rich delicacy, but with the right flavor profile making an amazing fish dinner can be way easier than we all thought. Keep the flavor high, calories low and stomach happy with this delicious Asian-inspired dish! (And stress free preparation!) Prep:

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08Apr2011

Masters Golf Tourney Fashion Update

Golfers such as Rickie Fowler and John Daly like pushing the envelope when it comes to the garb they sport out on the greens (check out Daly's Twitter page, but be careful, you might go blind http://twitter.com/pga_johndaly). Tiger Woods never strays from his intimidation red for the final round and many other golfers have a style all their own. Courtesy of the Associated Press, Fowler is doing

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07Apr2011

Victoria’s Secret Speaking to Women Wanting Attractive Sports Apparel

It is no wonder Victoria's Secret is one of the most widely recognized and accepted brands worldwide. Their ability to stay at the pulse of the female market consistently puts them a step above any competitor. Noticing that women's sports team clothing has grown exponentially in popularity over the past five years, they catapulted their brand into that market - offering college, NFL and MLB

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