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Experience Surfing Without the Surf

My typical workout routine during the winter consists of using the treadmill and doing some sit-ups at the gym. This summer I discovered SURFSET, a workout on top of a custom made, unstable surfboard that brings you those beach vibes and a…

Wear These Socks to Gain Street Cred

There are certain pieces in your outfit that get more attention than others. Generally the suit itself is a fairly noticeable aspect. To the untrained eye, if you're walking through downtown, suited and booted, the main aspects are enough…

The Rule of 3

The Rule of 3 was such an amazing YA read. It provides you with insight into what a world suddenly without high tech machinery could look like.  What captivated me the most to read this book was this: "A person can last 3 minutes without…

Why You Should Own a Blue Suit

When it comes to suits, we can all agree black can only offer so much. Yes, it was once the suit to own and wear for any occasion, but it's time to put it away and move on to greater things! This is where the blue suit comes in. Whether it…

This Book Made Me Cry

"To begin with -- or, maybe, to end with --I got to know Paul only after his death. I came to know him most intimately when he'd ceased to be."  Foreword by Abraham Verghese When Breath Becomes Air is a powerful book that brought with it…

Have You Woken Up Yet?

Have you ever taken a good look at yourself, your current living situation, your goals, your emotional well being, your circle of friends and family, and realized that there's a few individuals whose influence in your life isn't exactly…

Touch of Power

Touch of Power, by Maria V. Synder, was a fantastic read when I was younger, and was just as good when I read it again as an adult. The first in it's series, Touch of Power takes you into the world of Fifteen Kingdoms, where a plague has…

We Be Book’n: Escape from Camp 14

This book is set in 2005 under the terrible regime of North Korea. Escape from Camp 14 is a chronicled journey, written by Blaine Harden of The Washington Post, of the only known person born in an internment camp who has successfully…

Shopping for the New Style

I have gone over the how-to's for various styles in different settings. My friends are always asking me where and how I find the right pieces to create such a unique look. This post will outline my process when shopping for the right…