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Why all this rain isn’t all that bad

Gloomy skies and wet bike seats can instantly put a damper on an otherwise pleasant day. While we tend to feel guilty for complaining about heavy showers after years of drought in California, those of us used to a consistently sunny climate start looking for the nearest tsunami shelter whenever our weather apps predict rain.…

Your totally non-partisan preparation guide to Inauguration Day

After a turbulent election season and a rocky post-election period, America is celebrating the inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States – a situation that many wouldn’t have predicted just a few short months ago. But despite several civil protests and well-publicized controversies surrounding his victory, his inauguration ceremony will still occur…

A model diet?

For a week, I’ve decided to try to eat like a Victoria’s Secret model, for several reasons. One: Diets work so well, and absolutely guarantee you’ll lose weight in a healthy way! Two: Dieting is just plain fun (and I’m not the only one who thinks this – Mindy Kaling agrees). And three: It’s timely,…