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Countdown to Star Wars Half

  Training for the runDisney Star Wars Half  hasn’t been as easy as we hoped. First we had to overcome some motivation hurdles, then once we developed a pretty good routine and running schedule it came with a price. K Lo started experiencing severe knee injuries and figuring out how to run while nurturing her…


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Don’t Let Christmas Creep Up On You

There’s only 16 days till Christmas and I feel the pressure of getting ready more and more. Typically I like decorating my house the weekend after Thanksgiving and then spend the entire month of December shopping for gifts. This year however, I feel less prepared and everything seems a little more frantic. Growing up, Christmas…


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No More Deer In Headlights, Gotta Get theSkimm

A couple months ago I received an email saying I had subscribed to theSkimm. The only thing is, I had no recollection of signing up! We all know how annoying emails can get, so because I didn’t remember signing up for theSkimm, and “What the heck is the Skimm anyways?” I remember asking myself, I…


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Running Must-Haves

 A Guide to Running Happy After a little over a year of running, there are a few must-haves that made running easier and more enjoyable. Here’s K Lo. and BB’s list to help you successfully train for your next race.  The right pair of shoes is key. When I first started training for the Tink Half…


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NY Fashion Week 2014 Recap

Every year at the end of August, I anxiously await Vogue’s September issue. Throughout the years I have collected quiet a few of them and enjoy flipping through the pages of older issues comparing styles and taking account of fashion trends. It’s a feeling of happiness and childhood dreams, I like to experience on a…


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Summer Vacay – New York

Things to Do, Places to Visit, Shopping and Dining Summer is here and most of us have already planned this year’s summer vacation; K Lo. traveled to beautiful NYC and Boston during her summer vacay this year and I couldn’t be more jealous. Visiting NYC for both K Lo. and I has been and for me will remain a bucket…


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Norina ST. Romanian Fashion Designer

High school Memories, Fashion and The Love for Arts This week I want to dedicate my downtownGirl post to one of my talented high school friends Norina Stoica. After years of wondering what happened to my high school classmates and friends, thanks to Facebook, I, like many out there, am able to keep in touch…


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#StarWarsHalf Got Me Motivated

Last week K Lo. and I signed up for our second Disney half marathon: The Star Wars event, which will take place January 2015. Since our first half marathon, The Disney Tinker Bell half, we’ve been asking ourselves what’s next?  What run do we sign up for, because we can’t just train the way we have…