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Fitness, Real and Fictional

Recently, a Facebook friend who has a fitness coaching business asked, “if you could NOT fail, how much weight would you want to lose this year??” She offered a range of response options, in five pound increments. Some responders went … Continue reading

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Maji Wears TomboyX

TomboyX, the Seattle-based maker of fabulous undergarments, had an event at its offices today to celebrate the launch of its new swimwear line.  The Treat Yourself Popup Show featured the new swimwear Lin, and offered guests free seated massage from … Continue reading

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Running vs. Wine

Two glasses of wine? Or a twenty-minute run? Yesterday I went for the wine. Today the run. Running’s been less attractive the last few months, with rain and wind tamping down winter’s attempts to give way to spring. But it … Continue reading

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Veterans Day in Indian Country

Since moving back to Seattle, I have meant to get up to the Tulalip Tribes reservation, to check out the major developments since I last visited for work and to visit friends there. One huge change is economic. Fifteen years ago, … Continue reading

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Intersex Awareness Day

Happy Intersex Awareness Day! Did you know that Intersex people comprise approximately 1.7% of the population? (If you want to grock the numbers, there is an excellent discussion on OII Australia’s website.) Next time you hear someone ask an expectant … Continue reading

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Gender Irrelevant

The GCLS annual conference took over a whole floor of the Alexandria Mark Hilton hotel. And since 99% of the attendees were going to sit down to pee, it made sense to also take over both restrooms. Fortunately, the organizers also … Continue reading

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Big Gay Ice Cream

Really, who could resist?   Philly’s most fabulous soft-serve.

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Philly Pride and Patriotism

The Philadelphia fourth of July parade rocks! A true melting pot of contemporary and historic, the parade’s diversity of Americans -representing their cultural groups, countries of origin, historical interests, military and civic service – is stunning. Especially heartwarming to me … Continue reading

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