Disco-Flavored Cotton Candy for Your Mind

Ever have such a stressful day that your body simply shuts down at the end, like an unapologetic kiss goodbye? Ever have two in a row with little to no sleep? Of course you have, so you understand why my mind is currently mush. Tuesday, just as I was heading out for my 9 mile run, I found out I had...

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Fine Culture vs. Mighty Fine Culture

This past week has been chock-full of city-excursions. Rene Magritte at the MOMA “Magritte: Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938” was located all the way up on the sixth floor of the MOMA, and was extensive. I have always liked Rene Magritte and the crispness and accessibility of his more...

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Pecan Pie

Thanksgiving is a comin’ and as it my favorite holiday I think, I am at the very least, required to learn a new recipe in order to celebrate properly. Amiright? I knew I wanted to make a pecan pie, but other than that, I really didn’t know where to begin. I quickly learned that the most...

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My First Half Marathon!

A little over a week ago, I was finally about to run my first Half Marathon, ever; it would be the Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Fred’s Team Presents Grete’s Great Gallop , in Central Park. Just one week before I had finished the Bronx Ten Mile and the two weeks before that I had...

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Freak Out Cookies

This past week, as I was bracing not only for my first ½ Marathon ever, but my first run farther than 11 miles, I also found out that my family was coming to town, I would be cooking dinner for them the night before the race, and instead of one person watching my run, there would be eight. Eight...

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