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Archive for July 2014

A day in the life of a fitness instructor

People always ask what a day in the life of a fitness instructor is like.  When I lived across the street from the gym I owned in NYC, I would constantly run into members at the most inopportune times.  And they always wanted fitness advice.  At 6am on a walk with Pinot, when my eyes…

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My life as a klutz

I had hoped to get a few posts under my belt before I started revealing secrets about myself. But after last week’s confirmation that I have a broken nose and fractured elbow from walking into a wall (more on that later), I can’t hide it anymore.  I am a klutz.  I am a lifelong klutz.…

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Pinot’s obsession with bags

Pinot has loved bags and purses from the time she was a tiny puppy. Typical girl – her obsession with bags started at a young age.  At only a few months old, I caught her trying to make off with my pink purse. My friend Katherine bought her this cute bag when I first brought Pinot home…

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There is life outside NYC

I lived in New York City for over 15 years and when I moved more than an hour outside of the city into a life on a lake, my city friends asked me – What do you do all day up there? I can understand their skepticism.  In my 20’s I said to myself, I…

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