Fitness and Other Temporary Obsessions, flotsam

230 and other milestones

So we’re at 230 days (and posts) for the year.

We’re also 28 weeks (and counting) at getting the daily workout (and goal steps).

And of course, you can count on me still doing my Duolingo daily.

So although many things are out of kilter these days, I’m keeping what I can on track.

What are your little victories?


Four Things I Wish WiiU Fit Could Let Me Do

OMG is she talking about her Wii Fit again?

Yes, indeed she is. (But she promises to talk about something else in the next few days.)

Hey, a while back I wondered aloud (if this counts as “aloud”) how the altimeter was working and then recently my Wii told me the answer, so what the heck? Ya gotta try, right? Continue reading “Four Things I Wish WiiU Fit Could Let Me Do”


Solved, kind of: the mystery of the WiiU Fit Meter Altimeter

(Decidedly NOT a Nancy Drew Mystery. BTW: I loved those books as a kid.)

In one of my previous posts on the topic, I wondered how on earth the Wii Fit Meter altimeter was figuring my altitude, because on the surface it makes no sense at all.

My Wii recently told me the secret. Continue reading “Solved, kind of: the mystery of the WiiU Fit Meter Altimeter”