I could feel my pupils dilate as I read the email invite: “I’m teaching a Pilates + Pinot class. Would you like to join as my guest?” Um, did you just offer me wine with my exercise? I’ll be there with bells on! Let’s be real. No one really likes working out. We say we […]
Come January and we’re all in the same boat. Most resolution makers begin to take up some form of workout routine. Whether you’re an avid gym-goer all year long or simply a person succumbing to the peer pressure of friends, new goals tend to be set in some way, shape, or form.
There’s nothing we despise more about the New Year than the three D’s: diets, detox, and drink-free nights. Rather than committing to such restrictive resolutions that we know we’re bound to break, we’ve created a list of seven New Year’s drinking resolutions that you’ll actually be able to keep. Yes, we mean it. This year, […]
We’ve all been there: you call the gym, sign up for a class, pay for it in advance. You’re thinking that’s a surefire way to get your ass to the gym — until your colleagues beg and plead and ultimately coerce you into after-work beverages. After the day you’ve had, how can you say no […]
I drink a lot of wine. And beer. And cocktails. I probably drink more than most people — it comes with the territory of writing about booze and teaching wine classes for a living; but when it comes to the calories in alcohol, we’re all in it together. Drinking alcohol, whether for work or for play, can […]
Seems like everybody wants to get fit in the new year. Skip the lines at the gym. It’s not worth fighting Nancy from the PTA for the good elliptical machine or trying to get through the traffic in time for Shelly’s Zumba at three. While we may not be a bunch of personal trainers over here at VinePair, […]
With the holiday season finally past, many people are trading in their cork screws, bottle openers and shakers for gym memberships. In fact, some people swear off booze all together in January, but before you join the crowd and exchange a glass of red for the treadmill, read up on how wine and beer, combined […]