Category Archives: Body

My Very Own Chili Recipe

Today was my last day at work! I’ve got some time off to get myself together, cross some things off that nagging to do list, and enjoy the most beautiful time of the year. Then I start up fresh at … Continue reading

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Off the Sauce

This time last year, I made a big proclamation, and I’m about to make the same one once again: I’m laying off alcohol. Indefinitely. 22-year-olds all over the world are caught up in happy hour culture. Head out after work, grab … Continue reading

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Borrowed Wisdom

You know how sometimes you go to someone for advice, and you pour your heart out to them only to have them respond, “Oh yeah, that sucks…”?  I even have several friends who will just straight up say, “I don’t … Continue reading

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Healthy On the Cheap: My Favorite Tips

One of the main complaints about healthy living is that it’s too expensive. If you’re like me, keeping a tight budget is just as much a priority as keeping up a healthy lifestyle. I’ve had spending problems in the past, … Continue reading

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You Are What You Eat

You know that saying… The girls from Skinny Bitch love to say that if you eat animals you’re eating pain and fear and blah blah blah. I don’t necessarily think THAT’S true, but I definitely can feel it in my body … Continue reading

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Beauty Rest

Although I am far from beautiful this morning, I’m feeling pretty good. It’s been a helluva week for my Quarter-Life Crisis and I honestly don’t know if I would be sitting here at my desk typing this today if I hadn’t been … Continue reading

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Christmas in July List

If I was still a camper at Camp Mont Shenandoah, today would mark Christmas In July Eve! Per tradition, we would be spending today finishing up our final craft projects for our Will Of The Wisps, which is just camp … Continue reading

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GUEST POST: Couch to 5K: The REAL OFFICIAL ACTUAL FINAL END-ALL-BE-ALL Review

Hey guys! So this has been a particularly exciting week because we’ve got a SECOND guest post on my little old blog. My roomie, Alex, just finished the lauded “Couch to 5 K” program and because I am the PROUDEST … Continue reading

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Just a Thought: What Gilmore Girls Has to do With Food and Entitlement

Last weekend I had a conversation about one of my favorite shows, Gilmore Girls. Instead of talking about all the wonderful things about the show (and boy is there a list), we were talking about how frustrating it is that … Continue reading

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Take a Walk*

*The title of this post is brought to you by my current summer jam. Thanks, Passion Pit. Since I’ve moved to Charlottesville, I’ve been pretty much maintained the workout intensity/frequency that I established over the past school year. Usually that … Continue reading

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