Blair - Gettysburg College

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Jun 15, 2009

Body Blog: Happiness vs. Addiction

My aunt has been addicted to cheap pink wine fore 13 years. When I was a teenager I remember finding a giant bottle tucked away in the fridge near her bathroom. She used to say, "I just like having a glass before helps me sleep." But even then I knew there was more to it than that.

Jun 8, 2009

Body Blog: Manage Your Mood Swings

So I don't know if I'm just PMSing or tired, but I've been kind of a moody bitch to my boyfriend lately. We'll be having a perfectly normal conversation and suddenly we're arguing about the silliest thing. What's terrible is that I know what we're fighting about isn't important.

Jun 1, 2009

Body Blog: Tone & Tighten with Ballet

Forty-five minutes on the elliptical, on the treadmill or in a spin class - that's my usual cardio routine. But, like many fitness fanatics, I tend to get bored easily. There always comes a time when I crave a workout adventure to keep me motivated. So when my very good friend suggested I try something called Xtend I was totally down.

Body Blog: Save Your Skin

Back in the day when Speedo one-pieces were cool, I had no interest in tanning. Although I fought through “sunscreen smear down” sessions with my mom, my skin was still, for the most part, shielded from the sun all summer long. It wasn’t until my friends started wearing bikinis and lots of Hawaiian tropic, that my Irish complexion got it’s first taste of sunburn.

Stylista: Kate, Please GO HOME

Why in God’s name would anyone keep Kate around instead of Cologne? (I’m still getting over this) All she does...

Stylista: Mannequins and Ambulances

Ok, so despite my initial disappointment with this show, I found last night’s episode pretty entertaining. 1. Because Kate’s mannequin...

Oct 23, 2008

Stylista: Thick Skin Required.

I think every little girl one day dreams of being a fashion magazine editor. The glamour, the celebrity and the...

Jun 13, 2008

Be a Beach Beauty from Day to Night

Summertime gives me a reason to be a total beach bum. I live for the days spent at the beach...

Mar 15, 2008

‘Why Hasn’t He Called’: THE Dating Bible

As I entered Borders on my lunch break last week, I did the usual browsing of new paperbacks near the...

Feb 23, 2008

So, Is He My Boyfriend?

So the last time I defined a relationship, it went like this: Me and my ex lying in bed discussing...

Feb 22, 2008

I Definitely, Maybe Know Who I’m Gonna Marry

I’m a hopeless romantic. I’ve always believed in soulmates. And no matter how many times I’ve gotten my heart broken...

Feb 3, 2008

Hooking up with a Friend’s Co-worker: Not the Best Idea

As if avoiding any sexual contact with my own co-workers wasn’t concern enough, now I’ve come to realize it’s best...

Feb 2, 2008

This Spring: Bold is Beautiful

February has just started up, and since I like to get ahead of myself, I’m pretty sure that means spring...