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Hi, I'm Steffi. It's nice to meet you! I blog on www.almosthealthylife.com about health, running, yoga, and food. I'm the owner of orangeYOGA where I teach yoga in my community. I've found myself in this "almost" healthy lifestyle... and trust me, it wasn't planned. It just sort of... Full Bio
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10,000 Pageviews... Am I Dreaming? by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I'm blushing right now. I blush fairly easily. I don't understand why and of course, as if on cue, "someone" in the nearby vicinity feels compelled to tell me I'm blushing. ... Read on »
Vlogging? Free Yoga? by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living The time has come to face my fears... Vlogging won't leave me alone. What is vlogging? Good question; I just looked it up myself. It's when a blogger (me) posts a ... Read on »
Balsamic Chicken Lentil Rice Broccoli Bowl by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Are you kidding me with that title? If only I knew who the author of this blog was; I'd complain... But seriously, this recipe is fantastically easy and bomb dot com de ... Read on »
Like Mints? by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living HAPPY HALLOWEEN! This post is dedicated to almost black cats and kind of candy. Enjoy. We have a black cat that was accidentally dipped in some white paint years ago; h ... Read on »
Yoga Hips & Abs by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living My apologies, yogis! I almost forgot to post orangeYOGA 's sequence from last week. Welcome to my memory... if it's not "written down" be it physically or virtually it's not ... Read on »
Gluten-Free Porcupine Meatballs by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Remember, this blog is named "Almost Healthy Life" for a reason. I realize meatballs may not rank high on the health-freak charts however there are a few substitutions that ... Read on »
Dickey's Barbecue Pit: Celiac Restaurant Review by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Dickey's Barbecue Pit http://www.dickeys.com/ Locations Visited:  Davenport, IA Lebanon, MO Review: (Based on score of 1-5, 5 being the best) 1. Are the em ... Read on »
Triathlon: More Specifically, Cycling by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living If you've been following my running career  (haha, career) you'll know I just celebrated my first anniversary in September of this year. I'm a baby-runner at best.  ... Read on »
Confession Survey by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Uh oh. What did I get myself into on this one? Time for another AHL survey... Confessions! Oh, and for all you lurkers, make it more fun and fill out the survey for yourself ... Read on »
Yoga for Arms by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living When my beautiful yogi's heard we were focusing on arms this week they all jumped for joy and kept hugging me as if I just gifted them one meeeeeeillion dollars.  I tru ... Read on »
Gilda's 5K Race Recap by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I promise, after this blog post I'm done gushing about my love affair with running for at least 48 hours. There's more important things in life... like yoga sequences and su ... Read on »
15 Ways to Be Randomly Kind by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I'm no Mother Teresa. I've made mistakes... maybe more than the average person. I've apologized and made amends to many people in my life. My past isn't all rainbows and cho ... Read on »
Winter Running: I'm Possible! by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Did you catch that? I was trying to be slick with the title... instead of Winter Running: Impossible .... it's Winter Running: I'm Possible! Get it, the "I" and the "M" make ... Read on »
Balance Yoga by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living People seek yoga for a variety of reasons. Although improved balance is a direct result of yoga practice it isn't always one of these reasons. We once couldn't walk (rewind ... Read on »
Sayat Nova: Celiac Restaurant Review by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Sayat Nova http://www.sayatnovachicago.com/ Locations Visited:  Chicago, IL Review: (Based on score of 1-5, 5 being the best) 1. Are the employees educat ... Read on »
Set a Goal and Meet It! by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I think I've unlocked the mystery that is life. Because I'm Einstein-smart, of course.  Up until Sunday I didn't appreciate the goal I set for myself way back in Januar ... Read on »
26.2 Running Tips I Learned While Training for My First Marathon by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Thank You to my Nike Pegasus 28's for sticking with me all 26.2!  This is my attempt to re-live Sunday for the 27th time in 72 hours. Attention-freak, I ... Read on »
Chicago Marathon: Pre-Race Festivities by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living This past weekend was truly extraordinary. Thank you to everyone for making my weekend so memorable, enjoyable, and special. I'm very grateful to all my friends and family f ... Read on »
Running Theme Song... On Repeat by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Thank you to Fort Minor for producing the song ' Remember the Name .' Although some parts of the song require earmuffs for Mom's and Grandma's it is a lyrical and rhythmic m ... Read on »
Partner Yoga! by www.almosthealthylife.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living I've had a few requests for Partner Yoga and this week my students rocked it together! Please be very aware of your partner in this type of yoga. You will need to constantly ... Read on »