Musings while cycling

If you follow me on the insta, you know that my genius self neglected to do any of my cycling workouts outside this training season...oooops. I realized this on Monday - on my way to a spin class - and thought "Oh shit! I have a race on Saturday, and I haven't been on my …

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Things I’m loving right now

REI's Force of Nature Campaign REI just launched a public campaign to bring women to the forefront of the world of outdoor adventure. Rocking the tagline, "Let's make outside the largest level playing field on earth," they're bringing women to the forefront of their marketing campaigns, spotlighting women adventurers, offering programs and classes specifically for girls …

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Rockstar Series 2017: Spotlight the Good

If you've been following the blog for awhile, you know that the Rockstar Series is my favorite thing about Drunk on Opportunity. I'm especially excited to present today's rockstar to you: Mikaela Conley. Not only is Mikaela an accomplished journalist, a loving sister/daughter/friend,  avid yogi, and excellent adventure buddy; she's making the internet a more positive place. …

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Living Seasonally

  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 …

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Luxury fitness on a budget

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 …

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