May 28, 2013
Obstacle races are becoming a big thing lately. One of the bigger name ones is the Reebok Spartan Race which was started in 2005 by seven ultra athletes and a Royal Marine.
The mission of the Spartan Race is to “get you active, healthy, excited about change, and return to our ancient roots where running through woods, getting dirty, and facing adversity was part of everyday life.” This race challenges you to get out … [Continue reading]
May 3, 2013
My work has a group called “Project Fun” that organizes events around our office. One of our annual events has been a chili cook-off. This year we integrated a cornbread competition and guess what?! I won!
One of my coworkers teased me saying I was disqualified since it was more of a casserole than a bread but I think he was so blown away at how delicious it was! I made a recipe that’s actually … [Continue reading]
March 17, 2013
City Sports was hosting a grand opening party for their Chestnut Hill location with a fun run 5k hosted by Nike and special guest Matt Light from the New England Patriots. I am that City Sports insider that has over 1000 points…so I figured as a loyal customer I would head out and see what the grand opening party was all about and do some investigation on what I will use my points for!
While … [Continue reading]
Categories: blog, fitness
February 1, 2013
I am a fan of chocolate…uh…what girl isn’t?! I went on the Taza Chocolate Tour when our friends visited and this past Saturday when we had some more company. When Blog and Tweet Boston had organized a chocolate tasting at Cocoanuts Boston in the North End, I couldn’t turn this opportunity down!
Cocoanuts Boston is owned by two best friends Tara and Jen who have known each other since they were 12! They both decided … [Continue reading]
January 12, 2013
I came home last night to my January Birch Box. It was an extra nice way to start the weekend!
The theme was “Best New Year Ever” and they included a pamphlet with 25 ways to make 2013 awesome. I think my favorite was the number one which was:
Don’t swear off carbs! Go out for a luxurious brunch. Wear big sunglasses and your most glam lipstick (très Audrey).
I love carbs and brunch, … [Continue reading]