My Brain Is The Problem

Remember when I ran the Las Vegas Half Marathon — and, uh, a handful of other races that didn’t go as planned this year — and I talked about how I had a really hard time during those last, oh, nine miles? Last night I had a revelation: My brain is the problem. My legs […]

I Want To Marry Pure Yoga

Today has been stellar. Maybe it’s been a good day because I pushed myself hard during this morning’s run. Or maybe today has been good thanks to my delicious lunch pita. The fabulousness of the day definitely had to do with the fact that I left the office early to head to Pure Yoga. Pure […]

How I Learned To Love Yoga

The first yoga class I ever took was in the dance studio on campus during my freshman year of college. At the time, my main form of exercise was dancing — tap, jazz, ballet, kickline and whatever else was thrown my way. I favored high energy, super-sweaty, butt-kicking workouts. I thought yoga was for people […]

Back to the Grind

What a weekend! In case you missed any of it, here’s what happened: I took Friday off to prep for Saturday’s Housewarming party. I took my second Hot Power Yoga class at Pure Yoga and loved it. I’m officially an addict. Must. Get. Membership. I spent Saturday preparing for the party — and took the […]

Maybe I Don’t Need Elves After All

Less than 24 hours until party time! Everything is starting to come together. Minus a few…setbacks…I’m feeling confident that things will go off without a hitch. Oh and the setback? There’s this huge table that has been nailed into an alcove in our apartment—very hard to explain, and I didn’t get to take a “before” […]

Fun Fall Fitness

I’m so excited because I have a few fun fitness-y things to look forward to in the next few weeks. First, I’m finally taking my first hot yoga class! Pure Yoga in NYC is offering free classes this weekend—Happy Thanksgiving, yogis!—and I was lucky enough to secure a spot in the Saturday afternoon Hot Power […]