Tag Archives: Healthy Living

The Deep Freeze or the Big Tease?

I’m going for the big tease. Winter in the South is kind of like seeing a mystical beauty that’s immediately striking, only to discover it is only skin deep. Take the co-called deep freeze that gripped the Deep South last … Continue reading

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Off and running in 2014

After doing more races than ever in 2012, I fell off the running wagon in 2013, ¬†participating in only one event. That event, however, the¬†R-KIDS 5K to benefit HudsonAlpha’s childhood genetic disorders research¬†inspired me, planting the seed for future races. … Continue reading

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Life lessons from the ‘Wicked’ Elphaba

The hit musical, Wicked, celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. Besides the clever storyline, amazing score and stellar cast, I believe there’s another reason for the show’s ongoing success: the wicked witch herself. We could all learn a thing or … Continue reading

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It’s official: I’m the Eggland’s Best ‘CEO!’

It’s official. I’m ready to get down to business as the Eggland’s Best CEO. As the winner of the company’s first Chief Egg Officer contest, I received $5,000, a year’s worth of the best eggs ever, and the honorary title … Continue reading

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Zoom your way to a brighter, whiter smile

Two things happened after I hit 40: My already poor eyesight took a turn for the worse and my pearly whites took a dive for the dingy. Last year, I faced the former by getting several new pairs of glasses … Continue reading

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Back in the race with the R-KIDS 5K

After running several 5Ks, a 10K, 15K and even a half marathon in 2012, I hadn’t participated in a single race this year. On Saturday, however, I threw caution, fear and insecurity to the wind and laced up for the … Continue reading

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EB’s hunt for the perfect egg (and honorary CEO)

Why did the chicken cross the road? To show the possum how it’s done. Sorry, I couldn’t resist. Moving on to the meat of this post: What it takes to develop a better egg. The best egg. The Eggland’s Best … Continue reading

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