Table for One

BOHOL, PHILIPPINES – As I write this, I’m sipping native (Filipino) hot chocolate while listening to the crashing of waves in Panglao Island in Bohol, a popular tourist province in the Philippines. I was here to attend a tech conference called Geeks on a Beach then decided to extend my stay and take some time…

Date a Man for Breakfast

Date a man for breakfast, and get to know him without the veil of alcohol, without a layer of booze-induced bravado, and without the fear that all he’s after is what’s under the breakfast table.

Dear 2016 Me,

We capped off an amazing 2015—what we call our “best adult year ever, so far”—filled with love, joy, confidence, clarity (at least a little bit more), and hope. We know that the year that had passed is really just a preview of what’s to come; we know that the best years of our life are…

A Newbie Runner’s Lessons on Running (and Life)

Just a year ago, I was still at least 20 lbs. overweight and was only just beginning to lose weight after embarking on a wellness journey. I was, in my book, still too heavy to run on a treadmill, and my daily exercise consisted of walking to work (a total of 20 minutes back and…