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Head Over Heels

It’s fall, ya’ll. What better time to talk about falling, than the first day of fall? You guessed it, it’s Fall Prevention Day.

I’m pretty much an expert at the falling thing. Clumsy and wimpy too. So here are a few ideas to prevent falls for all of us. https://wimpygirl.com/jead-over-heels

…and enjoy the cooler weather!

#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #fallprevention #fallpreventionday

Aargh!

Gather up your maties and grab some grog. It’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Aargh! Check out the Wimpy Girl version of some mighty salty language at: https://wimpygirl.com/Aargh!

#TalkLikeAPirateDay #PirateDay #PirateTalk #PirateLingo #AarghMatey #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics

The ShowDown

Face the changes, not your relection. Are you a serial dieter? I was. Face it, nobody wants to spend their life dieting. Find out what’s working for me at: https://wimpygirl.com/the-showdown

#weightloss #weightlossjourney #fitness #healthylifestyle #motivation #health #fitnessmotivation #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics

Torture

A new cartoon every Friday, plus special days! It’s tough for me to write about bathroom scales because I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with… Read More »Torture

Emma Nutt Day

One Ringy Dingy! It’s time to celebrate Emma M. Nutt, the first female telephone operator. She was quite an incredible woman, and not at all a “nut” as her name would lead us to believe. Get the scoop on this Superwoman (without the cape) at: http://wimpygirl.com/emma-nutt-day

Never Say Never

Today is Senior Citizens Day!Aging is inevitable and it shouldn’t be scary. You’re never too old to live your dream. Celebrating extraordinary seniors at https://wimpygirl.com/never-say-never

Reality Check

Love is a beautiful thing but sometimes it can be difficult to show your other half how much you care. That’s why National Couples Day was created! Remember: your love is worth celebrating! Find out how Wimpy Girl and Capt’n Clean commemorate “couplehood” at https://wimpygirl.com/reality-check

Hit the Books

Calling all bibliophiles! It’s National Book Lovers Day everyone! In honor of this great day, I’ve put together a list of some of my favorite exercise/running motivational and inspirational books at: https://wimpygirl.com/hit-the-books

Happy reading!

Avocado Insults

Celebrate the best fruit ever! It’s National Avocado Day! Find out more about this marvelous, scrumptious “good” fat at: https://wimpygirl.com/avocado-insults

#avocado #healthyfood #avocadolover #avocadotoast #healthylifestyle #guacamole #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics

Plato

A new cartoon every Friday, plus special days! I must admit it. I run funny. Not like “ha ha,” “tell me a joke” funny, but… Read More »Plato

We All Scream For…

It’s the most wonderful day of the year…well almost. It’s National Ice Cream Day! Woo hoo! Get the “scoop” at: https://wimpygirl.com/we-all-scream-for

Uncork Your Dork

Hey you! Here’s your perfect excuse to embrace your inner dork. It’s National Be a Dork Day! Celebrate by being your most authentic self. Wear your favorite dorky clothes and watch your favorite dork movies, and eat your favorite dork food.

The Real McCoy

Do you want to be cool? Are you always worrying about what other people will think of you? I understand. But being a Wimpy Girl doesn’t mean that you aren’t true to yourself. Find out more at: https://wimpygirl.com/the-real-mccoy

Just Joking

Today is International Joke Day. It’s a day to make everyone around the world smile, giggle or have a hearty belly laugh. Find out more at https://wimpygirl.com/just-joking
…and have a hilariously happy day!

Pain

No pain, no gain
Pain while exercising? That’s a good thing! If you have pain while working out and it goes away shortly after, then you are fine. If you have pain while working out and it doesn’t go away, then something not so good is going on. Learn how to tell which is which at: http://wimpygirl.com/pain

Make Friends with Veggies

It’s not just for kids! Today is National Eat Your Vegetables Day, so how about making friends with your favorite veggies and discovering some over-the-top cool facts about them.

The Voice

We all have them. You know, those nasty, negative devil thoughts in our heads that tell us we can’t do something. Mine comes through loud and clear when I’m running. Learn more about how to overcome “The Voice” in today’s blog piece:
https://wimpygirl.com/the-voice/

Dilemma

Stop what you are doing right now and give me a few laps! Tomorrow (June 1) is Global Running Day where people of all ages from all over the world (78 countries) celebrate running by, well, running. Walking fast or jogging is also allowed. Check out how to get involved (everything is free and virtual) at: https://wimpygirl.com/dilemma

Let’s all stay healthy together!

Asparagus Tips

Let’s discuss asparagus! Today is (you guessed it) National Asparagus Day. Get a few “tips” about this important, versatile veggie at: https://wimpygirl.com/asparagus-tips/

Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th? No problem.
Many people will stay home today out of fear. Are you one of them? Discover why today could be such a scary day at https://wimpygirl.com/friday-the-13th

Yo Mama

Actually, my Mama never owned a pair of running shoes…ever. Despite her aversion to sweat, she gave me so much. I miss her. Read this special Mother’s Day tribute to my Mama at: https://wimpygirl.com/yo-mama/
Happy Mother’s Day!

Runner’s Prayer

Then it comes to running races, whether you come in first or last doesn’t really matter, as long as you keep moving. Tomorrow is the US National Fitness Day. Running, walking, gym time, tennis, golf, etc. How will you celebrate?

In the Jeans

Today is all about munching down on green stuff! It’s National Salad Day! Discover a lot of cool salad stuff on today’s blog and then get your veggie vibe going, eat green and give your jeans a break!

Be a Hero

Fly like a Superhero Today!
On National Superhero Day we celebrate more than just Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman. We celebrate all heroes both real and fictional. Check out today’s toon/blog for some cool ways to celebrate…or you can just hang around and be funny. Have a gigglingly great weekend!

Happy Easter

What do you normally do for Easter? Hide eggs, attend a church service, gorge on chocolate, or watch a bunny rabbit hop around town? In the spirit of the season, today Wimpy Girl decorates her Easter eggs in a 5K Color Run. F

Regimen

You’re in a hurry, you want to get out on the trail or to the gym. But, don’t forget the most important parts of your workout regimen: stretching. This Wimpy Girl webtoon is sure to make you laugh and the blog post that goes with it outlines some basic stretches for any fitness level. So, wake up, smell (or guzzle) the coffee and S-T-R-E-T-C-H!

Rooting for You

Celebrate International Carrot Day
Eh, what’s up doc?
Today is all about celebrating the healthy benefits of carrots and the perfect time to introduce Wimpy Girl’s Leafy Laffs webtoons. Eating healthy can be difficult, so Leafy Laffs are intended to be the spoonful of chuckles to help the vegetables go down.
Carrots are tasty, healthy, and even magical. Check out today’s post for recipes and a ton of cool carrot stuff.

April Fool

Ready to act the fool today? Or maybe just fool around?
Why we celebrate this holiday has always stymied me, but it was kinda fun to explore the theories. Check them out at: https://wimpygirl.com/april-fool/
Don’t give up, and, Happy March 32!

Whew!

Whether it is a dainty glisten or drenching buckets, a bit part of any fitness program involves SWEAT. This week’s webtoon and blog post is about sweating. Check it out and have a glowing weekend!

Complicated

Ah, spring is in the air! Time to get outside and DIG! Today’s post is all about how to make gardening totally “count” as a workout routine. Go play in the dirt Wimpy Girl after you check out:
https://wimpygirl.com/complicated/

Lucky Runner

If you’ve always wanted to be Irish, today’s your chance because the saying goes, “Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day!”
There are some fun facts about how this special day is celebrated at: https://wimpygirl.com/lucky-runner/

Leap of Faith

This week’s story is all about the magic of new beginnings and venturing outside your old self by taking a Leap of Faith.
Enjoy the read and don’t forget to join the Wimpy Girl mailing list for more giggles in your inbox each week.

International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day! Sisters, it is our day to ROAR and to celebrate our long history of incredible women. Read today’s post to get the scoop on some brilliant women inventors who gave us things like the hair brush, the refrigerator, kevlar and chocolate chip cookies!

Wimpy Girl Fashion Statement

f anyone ever told you that running is a minimalist sport that requires little or no equipment, they lied. There is a lot more to it than just shorts and a pair of rubber-soled shoes. Read this Wimpy Girl graphic story to find out how Wimpy Girl does it.

Believe

Believe in Yourself. Anything is possible. You are a star! Now go have a great weekend!

Flawsome

Have you seen the Disney movie Encanto? If not, try to. It’s incredible. It was the inspiration for this week’s cartoon.

My Heart

Wimpy Girl has lots of ideas about showing lotsa LOVE today at https://wimpygirl.com/my-heart/

BRFF

It’s Make a New Friend Day! Yay! So this week’s cartoon and blog are about friendship! For example, did you know that even whales have bff’s??? Such a comforting thought as I weighed myself this morning.
Today is the perfect time to be friendly. Smile. And, if you don’t make a new friend, reach out and touch an old one because there’s nothing better than hanging out with an old friend and saying, “Remember when?” Enjoy!

Support Bra

This week’s Wimpy Girl cartoon gets the “booby” prize for guaranteed giggles. Don’t forget to read the blog post that accompanies it at: https://wimpygirl.com/support-bra/
Enjoy!

Happy Birthday Martin

Even in these turbulent times, I still have a dream and hope you do too. Thank you Reverend King for reminding us. Happy Birthday Martin!