Fitness

Lululemon Makes Workout Shorts That Stay Put!

There is a reason that Lululemon workout apparel has such a cult following. It really is the best! When summer came around, I needed a new pair of shorts to run in. My thighs are on the thicker side, so a traditional tiny running short wouldn’t work for me. On a trip to Lululemon to(…)

Cold Spring: Summer City Escape

I love New York and taking advantage of all the super fun (and delicious) things it has to offer. Still, like many of the Power Animals I’m always looking for ways to get out of the City and enjoy the outdoors, especially in the warmer months. A friend recently took me for a day of(…)

One More Reason to Love Beyoncé

Beyoncé recently joined forces with the National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation and Michelle Obama to fight childhood obesity. Tuesday, May 3, middle school students across the country participated in the Let’s Move! Flash Workout – a dance/exercise performed to Beyoncé’s song “Move Your Body.” In Harlem, she surprised girls at PS 161 by joining their workout and(…)

Cookbook Review: The Accidental Vegan

Last year I was browsing at Powerhouse Books in DUMBO when a slim cookbook caught my eye. I don’t own many cookbooks and usually Google recipes when I want to make something new. As I paged through The Accidental Vegan by Devra Gartenstein I was stuck by how few ingredients each recipe called for. For(…)