ORGANIC MILK LASTS SO MUCH LONGER THAN REGULAR MILK. WHY IS THAT?

(This post was originally published on Thrillist — and was written by yours truly) Milk, for most adults, is more of a condiment than a main attraction: half-and-half in coffee, whole milk over cereal, and so on. Since you’re not guzzling glasses of milk like you did when you were 6, keeping it fresher for longer is

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5 Things You Should Know Before Your First Triathlon (From Pro Athlete Meredith Kessler)

If you’ve ever witnessed the finish line at a triathlon —especially a long distance triathlon race right before the seventeen hour cutoff  — you were probably exposed to a wide range of raw human emotions. Once past the finish line, some athletes are in a state of euphoric jubilation, and others are crumbled in intense agony

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Fitness Friday: I Tried The SoulCycle Of Treadmill Gyms And It Wasn’t As Horrible As It Sounds (via Blisstree)

To hold you over while I get my act together, here’s a review of The Mile High Run Club I wrote for Blisstree.com: To be honest, I’ve only ever been to one SoulCycle class. It was almost over a year ago, and all I remember thinking was that I couldn’t believe people paid upwards of

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Pretty Hurts – First Look at BFX Studio

On Wednesday night I attended Chelsea’s new BFX Studio launch party, celebrating with an evening of complimentary classes, private training sessions, cocktails and giveaways. Of course, I signed up for a class–because, why not?–and chose the 7:15pm Fusion Ride with Juan. Split into two parts, the first half of the class was in the spin studio, then

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On Running Boston

My first experience with the Boston Marathon was my freshman year of college. I filled my Nalgene bottle (a necessity back then) with cranberry juice and vodka, and went to cheer on the runners with my friends. I clapped at strangers and wore a Yankees baseball hat, for which I was ridiculed for by several

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Six:02

The other day I took an Animal Flow class at Equinox in Columbus Circle, NYC. I’ll write separately about that, but during class I couldn’t help but be distracted by something in front of me. “That girl’s shirt is sooooo cute!” Yep, I’m that girl. And while I’m not 100% sure what she was wearing (I’m

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