{Courtney & Johnny} Holiday Phot...

{Courtney & Johnny} Holiday Photoshoot 11.28.14 Courtney is a friend of mine from childhood and I’m honored to have had the opportunity to take photos of her, her fiancé, and her adorable pups! Although they are all adorable pictures, we managed to get about 40 really good ones with all eyes open and the dogs positioned well. It was [...]

CHF Basic Cookie Recipe

We had a full house this weekend. A full house of men. Men who eat. Men who enjoy their sweets. Lucky for them, baking is a hobby of mine. Early Saturday morning, as the men gathered in the living room glued to the television (football, obviously), I baked cookies! Lots of cookies! I used a basic cookie recipe and added flavored chips [white [...]

CABARRET FIT (Barre + Burlesque Fitne...

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Cabarret Fit is coming to the Philadelphia Area NEXT WEEK!               I’ve always wanted to attend a barre/burlesque fitness class. I was a dancer for 14 years (jazz & hip hop) as a child, so I like to think that I’ve still got some moves. Plus, who doesn’t enjoy care-free dancing t [...]

Some things I’ve been cookin...

Why, hello there! Happy Fall I wanted to leave you with some pictures of whats been happening in my kitchen lately: This slideshow requires JavaScript. #gallery-7068-2-slideshow .slideshow-slide img { max-height: 410px; /* Emulate max-height in IE 6 */ _height: expression(this.scrollHeight >= 410 ? '410px' : 'auto'); } 1 [...]

Cake Batter Pumpkin Smoothie {Recipe}

Cake Batter Pumpkin Smoothie I had originally planned to use vanilla protein powder in this recipe, but realized at the last minute that I was all out of vanilla. Not to worry, because I think this smoothie turned out much better using cellucor’s cor-fetti cake batter flavor instead! —– Blend the following ingredients with [...]

Fitbit Flex (wireless activity + slee...

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Did you know that Tory Burch has a collection of accessories designed for the Fitbit? #gallery-8 { margin: auto; } #gallery-8 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-8 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-8 .gallery-caption { margin-l [...]

Favorite Fitness Attire {Guest Post}

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Fashion is something that I’ve recently started appreciating much more. Growing up involved in a lot of sports, sweatpants and a hoodie were staples in my closet. I never paid much attention to style or fashion magazines nor did I care, because I was comfortable in my loose-fitting, over-sized clothes. Now that I’m older and putti [...]

The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Progra...

The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program: Examining Social Issues through the Prism of Prison - In 2009, I was a Junior at Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) in Philadelphia, PA. I had previously spent 2-years in Indiana, PA (IUP) studying Criminology and Psychology. I transferred schools to be closer to home and focus more intently on my ed [...]

2014 PA Spartan Sprint at Blue Mounta...

 Inspired by ancient Spartan warriors (think Spartan 300) who embodied ultimate endurance, resilience and strength, each Spartan Race is designed to push you to tap into your highest potential and greatest strength. It is a true adventure that will leave you exhilarated and empowered in ways you’ve never experienced before. If you’ve tried a [...]

COOK: STARR Series – The Art of...

 Audrey Claire COOK [253 South 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103] COOK is Philadelphia’s state-of-the-art, fully equipped, sixteen-seat kitchen-classroom where guests come to enjoy chef tastings, culinary demonstrations and cooking classes in a beautiful, intimate setting. With the help of Philadelphia Magazine and Foobooz, COOK pro [...]


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