I've mentioned before that I'm a seasonal drinker: whiskey in the winter, gin in the summer, rosé when temps breach 70 and red once they drop into the 40s. Drinking different things according to the temperature just makes sense to me. You don't go swimming at the beach when it's 40 degrees out. Why … Continue reading Living Seasonally
I started Drunk on Opportunity when I was a broke graduate student training for a marathon. At the time, I was trying to figure out how to balance a crazy schedule with healthy habits...on a very tight budget. Thankfully, my grad school bet paid off and now I make a decent living and get to spend my nights and weekends at leisure … Continue reading Luxury fitness on a budget
So did you guys hear about the Coney Island Cyclone? For those of you who aren't Brooklyn-centric, the Cyclone is a super old and iconic roller coaster on the Coney Island boardwalk. Welp, turns out it got STUCK on opening day. Can you imagine? I seriously cannot even fathom. I mean, I'm good with heights … Continue reading Roller Coaster Status: Highs and Lows
Today is just THE best. It's warm, the sun is shining, we did HILL repeats at our team run earlier (I really, really like to run hills) AND I got to ride my bike outside after work, I had an iced coffee this morning, I'm watching my alma mater play in the Patriot League Champs (the … Continue reading Everything is Awesome
It's no secret that the northeast is having one sludge of a winter. And yes, you're all tired of hearing about it. So I'm just going to move right along and tell you I've already gone on two lovely runs outside this week, in spite of the horrifying view from Monday night: YeeaauP, that is … Continue reading What’s a girl gotta do for some “D”?