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"that crazy thing you do in the park"

those who are friends with me on Facebook ask me on a regular basis, “what is that crazy exercise thing you do in Washington Square Park that you’re in pictures of??” that “crazy exercise thing” is a 6:30 am HIIT (high intensity interval training) workout that I do on Monday mornings with a group of highly energetic and enthusiastic– especially for 6:30 in the morning– people from all over New York City as part of a group called The Rise. 588 more words

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and it snowed, again

this winter has seemed endless. between the wind tunnels that have chapped every patch of my exposed skin and the days of wearing multiple pairs of pants, i’m ready for a little bit of warmth. 482 more words

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runsploring

i like to runsplore. that’s a word i made up. it’s a hybrid of the verbs run and explore. i’m currently training for a half marathon, which means that on saturdays, I go on long runs. 275 more words

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homemade pesto

One of the first things New York City taught me was how important it is to make your world a bit smaller. Walking around all day amongst countless strangers can take a toll on you. 533 more words

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lost and found

i intended this to be a blog about things that I’ve found and things that I find in New York, a city I now call home. 560 more words

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A Particularly Bothersome Commute

It’s the second day and I’ve already broken the rules! But this story, while not about something I love, should still entertain.

Yesterday was the first of the month, I had to get a monthly pass for the… 348 more words

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The Great Dumpling Showdown*

This week, a workmate (who shares my love of dumplings) and I decided to have dumpling taste test for lunch. There were three places that we heard of that were all referred to as “the best dumplings in the city”, but we were skeptical, we had to stack them up against each other to see who really deserved the title. 893 more words

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