I have to admit that I haven't been the best runner last week. I had a blast after my St. Patrick's Day 5k, but after that, I just seemed to loose my mojo. My body was just dying for a break, my long days having me yearn for more sleep. What's worse is all I … Continue reading A Short Workout Is Better Than None
I have always loved makeup and doing hair and makeup because it makes me feel girly and beautiful. I am always on #teamnomakeup and most days go without wearing any. I still struggle to match my winged eyeliner perfectly on both eyes (it's impossible!) and am far from being a professional makeup artist. Still, learning … Continue reading Beauty Tip Tuesday: Concealer Tricks
Balance is one of the keys to living a healthy life. In our own individual journeys, we experience different struggles and triumphs that are uniquely ours, molding us into the people we become. Running reminds me a lot of this journey. We learn that when we put our minds to something, we can achieve it. … Continue reading How to conquer anything you put your mind to
Get ready for flu season. Here is part 1 of my flu coverage for the Tech Times. Wikipedia searches are predicting flu trends : T-Lounge : Tech Times.
There is something refreshing about fresh starts. They kind of feel like how your lungs feel when early morning, pre-winter air enters, taking you by surprise. I love signing up for races because they motivated me to work hard the month or plus before the actual day, keeping be inspired, fit, healthy, and feeling good—both … Continue reading Fresh starts.
“Oh, you’re a vegetarian??!!” is the comment I commonly hear. While I changed to the veggie side for a brief stint back in the day, living without chicken always seemed impossible. Until suddenly it was so possible. I am no meat eater. I gave up eating meat somewhere in my adolescence. Hot dogs and sloppy … Continue reading Why become a vegetarian?
In the past, I have blogged about my excitement for signing up for a virtual 5k. I have found that even though I am training for a more concrete goal—two half marathons within 4 weeks of each other—this virtual race was a great way for me to push myself during my shorter training runs. Signing … Continue reading Crazy Monkey Virtual 5K Recap