Category Archive: Food

Watermelon Gazpacho

I made it. It’s yummy. I’m sharing the recipe with you. You are welcome. I modified the recipe from this site, and it seemed pretty resilient to change, so go ahead- tinker with… Continue reading


Whoa June was something else. In 30 days the following happened: I ran the inaugural Run for Virginia Wine half marathon. We ran through VA wine country, got a wine stopper for a… Continue reading

Birthday Blowout- Bali Edition

Today I tried bikram yoga for the first time. Bikram Yoga Squirrel Hill just opened a new studio and they paired up with lululemon to host a community class. I don’t do yoga.… Continue reading

Things I’ve learned working at a Weight Management Center

For the last year I’ve been working as an interventionist at Children’s Hospital’s Weight Management and Wellness Center. I work on a grant where I provide information about healthy weight loss to overweight… Continue reading

Review: Stonyfield Banilla Yogurt

Oh my goodness. Why has no one ever told me about this. Today in a tired/headache/sick post-vacation whim I relented on supermarket comparisons and grabbed the closest yogurt- Stonyfield Banilla. I assumed it… Continue reading

Pomegranate Pot Roast

My old GOTR co-coach asked me for a pomegranate pot roast recipe I had raved about. After looking for it for way too long on the internet I found it on this weird… Continue reading

Review: Pittsburgh Urban Active and Recipe: Curried Squash Soup

Today I went to the gym. I go to the gym regularly: as a student I get a free gym membership to Pitt’s gym and my condo has a fitness center. Pitt has… Continue reading

Breville Juicer

2009 was the year of race reports. There are going to be lots of races (and therefore reports) this year, but I also thought I’d add something new: reviews. Not sure what exactly… Continue reading