Monthly Archives

May 2014

Self Discipline

We all want to go somewhere. So, we name a destination and chart the course. Welcome Aboard. It’s exciting. We know we can get there. We just need to be disciplined and stay the course. Which, at the time, sounds like a…

10 organic reasons to shop at Costco

It takes a visit to three, sometimes four, different grocers to stock my healthy kitchen. I know I am not alone. And, no offense to Costco, but it is the least favorite out of the bunch. Perhaps it’s the…

Whole 30 Part II: Pass the Mayo and I’m Out Of Here

I started the Whole30 Program 14 days ago (check out earlier posts here and here). When I committed to it, I told myself that I would check in with myself at the 2 week point. Since we’re in this together,…

Assorted Goods

Feminist Frank is cracking me up! And just when I thought I couldn’t handle another reminder from Ryan Gosling to “keep squatting”. Perfect timing, Frank.   I wish I could spend the day with this woman. She speaks truth…

Studio Feature: Ekam Yoga

I have never had a yoga studio to call home. I have wandered here and there, mainly using Groupon as my guide, and done most of my practicing at home. The past two months I have been fortunate enough…

Whole30 Part I: Tupperware + Eggs

Two words: tupperware + eggs My husband and I started the Whole30 Program today. A few weeks ago I asked you all about the Whole30 and I got great feedback, especially on Facebook and Instagram. I bought the book and read…

Make Beautiful Things

Do you recognize her? Well, Jane Perkins recreated the iconic photo of the Afghan Girl using tossed aside junk. I spy a lego, monkey and army man. Jane calls herself a re-maker who “take(s) inspiration from found objects and working…

The Fit Mama Gift Guide

  Raise your hand if you still have some Mother’s Day shopping to do. Yeah, me too. While She may have said, “spending time together is gift enough”, please go ahead and buy her something! There is still time…

Assorted Goods

Well + Good, have we talked about this awesome health/fitness/beauty/wellness blog before? Even though they have an NYC focus, I follow them for tips and tricks. Plus, they just launched an “Anywhere” newsletter that branches out to news beyond…

Be Here. Right Now.

Sometimes the unknown is exciting. The adventure of “what’s around that corner?” is thrilling. A few summers back, Isaac and I boarded a plane to Costa Rica. Other than our car rental, we had no reservations. No plans. Zero. And…