Smiles and Laughter

Movie Night for the Hopeful

June 27, 2017

Hallmark movies get described as “cheesy” and “predictable” romances. And to be fair, the comments aren’t inaccurate. The main character usually faces the common predicament of choosing between two potential romances, leading to a moment of self realization in what true love really is and, more importantly, who it can be found with. The circumstances are often less than realistic–the couple falling madly in love in a period of 4-5 days, and the endings are about as sappy as honey…

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Fitness and Food

A Lifestyle of Intrigue

June 22, 2017

Lagree Fitness: A fitness method which works the body in strength, flexibility, and endurance. Originally built off the foundations of pilates, the method uses a specialized reformer machine to challenge the body with added resistance to common exercises and some not so common maneuvers. For this summer, I decided to join a Lagree studio nearby and takes classes 4x/week…And I must admit that I’ve never experienced such a powerful and muscle-shaking workout! The classes are (thankfully) only 40 minutes long…

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