There is nothing that bespeaks independence and sassiness like a pair of red shoes, and every woman should own at least one pair.
My mother always had several, and when she gave me my first pair of sylish red silk high heels, I became a beliver in the power of red shoes. But, according to Mama, there are rules that accompany the wearing of red shoes. To this day, I’ve never broken one of them. Find out my mom’s red shoe regs at: https://wimpygirl.com/red-shoes
#redshoes #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #pookieryan
Did you know that Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564? Did you also know that he died on April 23, 1616? At least he was consistent.
Thus, April 23rd is Talk Like Shakespeare Day, and in his honor, that infamous bard Wimpy Girls has written an ode to everything Shakespearian and talking “purdy” like ole Will. It’s called “I Wanna Talk Like Shakespeare.” You won’t want to miss this one: https://wimpygirl.com/talk-like-shakespeare
#shakespeare #talklikeshakespeareday #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
“What are you wearing?” Ask me this during during the day and 9 times out of 10, my answer will be, “MY BLUE JEANS!”
If you can relate you will enjoy: https://wimpygirl.com/true-blue
It’s all about blue jeans. Enjoy!
#bluejeans #trueblue #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #ilovemyjeans
Are you weird? Did you know that weird is a side-effect of awesome?
Today’s topic is authenticity and involves a tale about a speaking engagement that was scheduled at the last minute and a dress that was worn with the wrong side out…with tags showing.
Are you curious?
Check out: https://wimpygirl.com/authentic
#authenticity #selflove #authentic #selfcare #loveyourself #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
Find out some wonderfully kooky things you might not have known about kissing at: https://wimpygirl.com/kiss-me-you-fool
Happy Valentine’s Day!
#kissing #valentinesday #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
So you started out in 2023 riding the fitness torpedo like Slim Pickens in Dr. Strangelove, but now your motivation to exercise has waned. You keep calling the Fitness Fairy, but her line continues to be busy. Believe me, I get it. Just to keep your spirits up and your body moving, this week’s blog offers a few things that work for me as far as fitness motivation. Check it out: https://wimpygirl.com/fitness-fairy
#fitnessmotivation #exercise #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
Poetry lovers, please read on!
Wimpy Girl, that infamous poet, has just released her newest poem, and it’s not to be missed. This piece is entitled “Ode to Sweatpants” for a reaso. Check out:
#fitnessmotivation #sweatpants #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
If you are one of those people who enjoy exercising when it’s cold, just move right along and pretend you didn’t see this cartoon and blog post. You go, Snow Ninja!
But, if you dislike cold weather as much as I do, here are a few strategies to help you continue your outside walking or running routine even when there is snow on the ground. https://wimpygirl.com/brrr/
Counting down the days till Spring!
#winterworkout #outdoorworkout #winterfitness #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
Tis the season to be…well, overwhelmed? If you are worried that you may be pigging out on carbs too much this holiday, chillax. Today’s blog gives you helpful ideas to curb your carb craving. Feast your eyes on: https://wimpygirl.com/Christmas-carb-load
#carbloading #carb #holidaysplurging #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
“…the tackier the better, the uglier the sweater…” It’s Ugly Sweater Day! It’s time to pull our gaudiest, most garish holiday sweaters out of the closet and wear them with pride. Admit it, it just wouldn’t be Christmas without them. For fun, join me in checking out some of the most tawdry holiday sweaters ever to grace the silver screen at: https://wimpygirl.com/get-ugly
and celebrate the season by showing off yours.
#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #uglysweaterday #uglysweater #uglychristmassweater
Stop what you are doing right now. Look down at your wrist. How many steps have you taken today? If all you see is freckles or Mickey Mouse staring back at you, you need a fitness tracker. Find out how one of these wonderful devices can change your life (in a really good way) at https://wimpygirl.com/naughty-or-nice
#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #fitnesstracker #fitbit #naughtyornice
Instead of being frazzled and freaked out by the holiday season, maybe we can grasp some coping strategies from the most wigged out girl in all classic literature, Alice in Wonderland. Join me in a trip down the rabbit hole to find some profound holiday advice at: https://wimpygirl.com/bonkers
#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #holidayadvice #preparingforthe holidays #aliceinwonderland #lewiscarroll
Who’s the leader of the pack? Well it’s that cheerful little rodent recognized all over the world, Mickey Mouse.
Today is Mickey Mouse Day!
Join me in a trip down memory lane as we celebrate this beloved cartoon mouse, and you just might learn a few facts that you may not have known at:
Happy Birthday, Mickey Mouse!
#mickeymouse #mickeymouseday #happybirthdaymickeymouse #disney #wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics
Are you prepared for the Zombie Apocalypse? If not, have no fear because today’s Wimpy Girl post will get you ready. You won’t want to miss this one folks: https://wimpygirl.com/zombie-apocalypse
#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #happyhalloween
#halloween #zombies #zombieapocalypse #runningfromazombie
As far as I know, runner’s high is still legal in all 50 states, Canada and Mexico. It’s one of the biggest reasons I run and exercise.
Runner’s high is euphoric and makes me feel like I’ve got life figured out. I don’t. But it feels that wasy. Find out all about it at: https://wimpygirl.com/runners-high
#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #runnershigh #cartoonsforrunners #cartoonsforexercisers #exercise
Who turned up the heat? There’s no doubt about it, menopausal women are HOTTIES! Check out this fun look at menopause as Wimpy Girl’s alter ego Minnie Pawse tells all at: https://wimpygirl.com/minnie-pawse
#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #menopause #worldmenopauseday
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
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
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
Remember the Disney princesses that we all wanted to be as kids? How do you think these twinkling fairy-tale girls would do in today’s world? I think not so well. They were pretty messed up and would probably be “labeled” with some fancy smancy psychoses. See if you agree at: https://wimpygirl.com/princess-wimpy-girl
#wimpygirl #wimpygirlcomics #disneyprincess #disney #disneymagic
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
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
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
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.
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
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!
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:
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!
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/
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?
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!
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!
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!
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.
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!
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!
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:
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/
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.
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!
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 in Yourself. Anything is possible. You are a star! Now go have a great weekend!
Have you seen the Disney movie Encanto? If not, try to. It’s incredible. It was the inspiration for this week’s cartoon.
Wimpy Girl has lots of ideas about showing lotsa LOVE today at https://wimpygirl.com/my-heart/
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!
Butt seriously folks…you are beautiful
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/
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!
Wimpy Girl in A Running Sense of Humor
Happy New Year!