Good-bye to a TV Host, an Angel, a Legendary Entertainer, a Quarterback, & a Guru

With the deaths of superstars Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson last week, and Steve McNair on Saturday, it seems we’ve bid farewell to... (read more)

A Sneak Peek at a Fitness Flashback

I just arrived home from a fun photo shoot for, which featured sporty looks inspired by famous fitness icons such as Jane Fonda and... (read more)

Healthy Summer Salad

From the famed Moosewood cookbook, this vegetarian recipe is incredibly easy and healthful. While I adhered to the recipe pretty closely, I think tossing in... (read more)

Thanks For The Music, Michael!

“If you wanna make the world a better place, take a look at yourself and make a CHANGE.”   -Michael Jackson, Man in the Mirror... (read more)

3 Quick Yoga-Inspired Tips For Shaking A Funk

For many, these are difficult and dim days. Literally speaking, the eastern seaboard has been awash in rain and endlessly grey skies for weeks. The... (read more)

Love Fest Friday: Hooray For More Rain!

Did I tell you I love the rain? Drizzle, downpours, a deluge, they all make me positively giddy. Remember how I said I loved summer... (read more)

Stylish & Soulful Events In Boston This Week

Despite my best efforts at inserting these images chronologically (i.e. the lululemon event occurs BEFORE La Primavera), they prefer to arrange themselves like so. Shame... (read more)

Reader Query: Alcohol

Dear Om Gal:Hopefully the subject of this question doesn’t lead you to believe I should be in AA. On the contrary, I’m super active (yoga/running/outdoors),... (read more)

Om Gals Gone Wild

It’s possible that you won’t think this video is funny, but there’s a chance you might. So, here’s a goofy tidbit featuring yours truly along... (read more)

Party Like An Om Gal

Confession? I’m a bit of a square. I know, try to contain your surprise. You know when people say they want to get drunk and... (read more)

A Century of Playing Sports

You may recall a recent post about aging, in which I recounted chasing “Roger” around the neighborhood on my Big Wheel when he would visit... (read more)

Quote: Creativity

“Creativity is piercing the mundane to find the marvelous.” -Bill Moyers... (read more)

Happy Birthday, Vavo!

In honor of my grandmother’s birthday today, I dug up a post from the archives, for which she was the inspiration. It’s about faith. Enjoy!... (read more)

Friday Night Flick

If you haven’t heard the scuttlebutt on Enlighten Up! yet, here it is: It’s great; go see it. Director Kate Churchill is a Boston gal,... (read more)

Friday, I’m in Love: Sleep & National Spelling Bee

I’m a tad sleep deprived, so I’ll be practicing what I preach tonight and shutting down early in the name of reestablishing some balance. In... (read more)