The 5 rules for taking fitness selfies

The 5 rules for taking fitness selfies

1. Use the timer function in your phone. It’s not a prerequisite for us to see you hold up your phone to a mirror in your bathroom. You probably think it’s a nice bathroom, or that I’m not judging you for your choice of shower curtain or that the... read more
Grateful and expectant

Grateful and expectant

“Crystal, it’s your mother.” “Hi Ma, why are you calling so early,” I asked, already knowing it’s my birthday today and she’s been calling every year for the last few years at the same time. “It’s 7:56. It’s... read more
Boston Calling: A Haiku or 2

Boston Calling: A Haiku or 2

I will follow you into the dark…standing in a puddle for two hours…on concrete for 8…and after almost getting trapped to death by thousands of drunk and high pretenders who don’t like Death Cab for Cutie nearly as much as us. My main squeeze... read more
Going for the lead

Going for the lead

Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. No, that’s not the sound of laughter. That’s the sound of my huffing and puffing through the tree-lined streets of my suburban Boston neighborhood. The day is perfect for running. Cool, but not nippy and a woman pushing a baby carriage... read more

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You cover enough news stories, you talk to enough people, you go to enough restaurants, you see enough movies and TV series and you listen to enough radio and you’ve got a few things to say. Especially if you’re a sassy single gal working in a hot college city.

Enter the power of the world wide web and you’ve got a blog (and an awesome one at that)!  Here you’ll find news commentary, movie and TV reviews, a hot tip on a cool place to burn some time, and a great place to eat or two…all with some important food news you can use.

It’s the stuff I love and love to write about. I hope you love reading it!

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