Tagged with zumba

Open Letter to December: Go Away!

Dear December, How are you? Thanks for joining us to ring in the end of 2012. You snuck up on us this year, that’s for sure. After hurricane Sandy and missing Halloween it was like none of us could even believe it was Thanksgiving, let alone December. I would say “Welcome, we’re glad you came,” … Continue reading

Why We Gain Weight During the Holidays

I have discovered the secret! It came to me while looking over my calendar for the month of December and realizing that I will be missing more Zumba classes than I attend for the next month.  Since I’m a Zumba addict, I’m pretty pissed about this but it did provide some insight into why we … Continue reading

How Do Grown Ups Make Friends?

This week’s episode of New Girl gave me a lot to think about. This episode dealt with Schmidt and Nick’s friendship and Cece and Jess’s relationship. They were posing the question, if those people (assuming they were real and not tv characters) met today, would they still be friends? I’ve been thinking a lot about … Continue reading

I Did a Bad Thing: I Body Shamed…

I did something bad yesterday. I did something that I have been warning people not to do pretty much since I started this blog. I judged someone harshly for the way that they look. I made assumptions about them based on the way they were dressed, and I even went so far as to giggle … Continue reading

Confessions of a Zumba Addict

Confessions of a Zumba Addict

I have never been addicted to exercise before. I’ve had my moments as a “gym rat,” but only because I was on a mission to lose that 10 pounds I had gained back since the last time I lost 10 pounds. Those “gym rat” moments were about a means to an end and I ultimately … Continue reading