Walk Lik e Penguin After Blizzard. Digging out from the snow here in Washington, DC, I quickly came up with a practical list of do’s and don’t, especially for solos.
Walk Like Penguin After Blizzard
1. DO: Learn to walk like a penguin!
As a fan of weekly shows like Aventura Animal, I was fascinated watching Antarctic penguins walking on their heels. In my first post-blizzard’s trek yesterday, I found out why: Placing your heel down first and then your toe really makes it easier to walk on snow and ice.
2. DON’T THINK: Plowed streets can make it easier for pedestrians.
After the storm ended, I headed out to my health club, only to find enormous snow dunes looming ahead! I had to walk the length of the block to find a crossing! The problem? The curb c...Read More