Staring at a computer all day can take a toll.
I'll be the first to admit I do a terrible job of getting away from the computer during the day. I track my steps with a pedometer, and last week I had an embarrassing 12,000. Good for a single day, horrible for an entire week.
I'm writing this just as much for myself as for anyone else who spends too much time in front of a computer.
Below are resources and tips to help alleviate and reduce the damage sitting all day can do to your body.
I'm a closet addict when it comes to makeup and beauty products. I try everything, and when I find something great, I want to share it. So, here you have it--five favorites in my arsenal. Let me know what you think. You're welcome. :-)
In another life, I want to be a mixologist.
I love coming up ideas for drinks (with alcohol and sans alcohol)l. This one happens to be non-alcoholic, but still delicious, I promise.
Sweet tangerine mixed with the tartness of fresh lime, muddled mint and crisp sparkling water. You don't really need the stevia, but I have a sweet tooth, so I throw it in.
Fun drink to serve on Taco night.
If you're having a party and want to make it more social, set up a Nojito bar and give your guests different juices and fruits to muddle in. Arriba!
Apparently everyone but me knows about Tasty, the Facebook phenomenon redefining the way recipes are shared. My sister introduced me to a recipe post over the holidays. I was entertained immediately.
In case you don't get out much, like me, I had to pass on this fun, new trend. I don't have to write much about it. It speaks for itself. Here are three favorite videos. You can follow on Facebook for more.
Pin the Sangria for the Fall. My sister made it over the holidays. Amazing!
Once a woman gave me a 20% coupon in a store because she had an extra one. I had no idea who she was, but I thought, “If only there were more people in the world like you.” Her kindness, as small as it seems, made me want to do something nice for someone too.