Mile 22

It started off great: adrenaline rushing through every bone of my body, my music playlist blasting one motivational song after another, and it was early enough that I was easily distracted by the picturesque landscape of St. George, Utah. The colorful sunrise greeted me as my feet hit the pavement. Before I knew it I … Continue reading Mile 22

5 Ways To Survive A Greek Festival

You’ve seen this one before: a Greek Orthodox Church decked head to toe in the blue and white colors of the Greek flag, people wearing Greek flag hats and T-shirts standing in long lines waiting to get in to the festivities, and kids scrambling past those in lines with ease because their traditional Greek costume—that … Continue reading 5 Ways To Survive A Greek Festival


I constantly think about food. When I look dazed and confused, it’s not because I’m trying to solve mathematical equations nor contemplating what was contested in the latest presidential debate. It’s because I’m deciding where and what I’m going to eat next, and whom I’ll be eating with.  This is not an uncommon. Since birth, we’ve … Continue reading Intro