Orangetheory Fitness Review: Part 1

I nervously enter a nondescript building in Brooklyn Heights and take the stairs to the second floor. Today I am taking my first Orangetheory class. I am doing it for two main reasons; 1 because my friend Katie suggested it, and 2 because the first class is free. The woman at the front desk greets me cheerfully despite the fact that it’s … More Orangetheory Fitness Review: Part 1

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How “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” Made Me Reconsider The Way We Eat

I recently finished reading “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” by Michael Pollan, which was an enlightening book on the choices we face as a society that has just about anything we could want to eat at our fingertips. We have an abundance of food options; when we walk down the aisle of a supermarket, there is a … More How “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” Made Me Reconsider The Way We Eat

Going Vegan: Week One

Last Monday I ate a less than mediocre grilled chicken salad at Home Team Sports Bar in Orlando International Airport. Little did I know that this would be my last carnivorous supper. I decided to go from cheese-loving carnivore to plant-based vegan last week after watching the documentary ‘Vegucated.’ It was a pretty extreme and … More Going Vegan: Week One